There will be at least 10 officials who will will not return to the field in 2014. Â At the end of the season, five officials were confirmed to be retiring. Â A few weeks later, Football Zebras was first to report that Ron Winter had retired.
We now know that head linesman
How NFL officials stay out of the way to preserve life and limb
We've all seen it. Â For the fans it is a funny sight but for anyone who has been knocked down by a football player always cringes when a football official gets knocked down. Â The officials do not wear
Photos from Week 4 action as taken by team photographers. Click on any image to view full screen.
The officiating crews for the Wild Card games on Jan. 8 and 9 have been announced by the NFL. Kickoff times are Eastern. (See our previous post on the process of qualification.)
Saints at Seahawks (Saturday, 4:30 p.m.)
R â€” #65 Walt Coleman (22nd year, 16th year as referee)
U â€” #121 Paul