From team photographers and Getty Images, here is the Super Bowl LVI officiating crew.
Bryan Neale officiates his first Super Bowl this coming weekend. Ten years ago, a local Indianapolis TV station did a feature on Neale, who at the time was a Big 10 college football umpire. Enjoy this walk down memory lane and gain a little insight into the Super Bowl LVI umpire. https://streamable.com/fh2kvr
http://gty.im/1097101968 For the first time ever, both the NFC and AFC Championship games went to overtime in the same season. There is plenty to write about from the officiating perspective this weekend. Here are just a few of the things that stuck out to me. Crucial missed calls In the NFC Championship Game,
This post has been updated to reflect changes in the 2014 officiating staff after the initial announcement. The NFL has announced its 2014 roster of officials (full list below after the jump). Â The roster features 12 new hires. Â Earlier we reported that 11 officials were not going to return to the
Four new hires have collegiate referee experience Football Zebras has learned the names of five more college officials hired by the NFL, and that there will be a total of eleven new officials in 2014. Alex Kemp, Brad Allen,Â Scott Novak, Bryan Neale and Brad Freeman have been hired by the NFL according
As Labor Day weekend approaches, the developmental officials that comprised the NFL's "taxi squad" are headed back to their college conferences for the start of the college football season. It is officially known as the advanced training program, the NFL initiative that brought 21 officials from the major college conferences to