Let's dig down into the Super Bowl LV crew and see how it stacks up historically to Super Bowl officials.
1. Roster history
In the 101-year history of the NFL, more than 1,100 people have officiated at least one NFL game.
In 55 Super Bowls, there have been 366 officiating slots open. 206
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Week 4: Packers at Bears (video at 2:30)
Early in the fourth quarter, the Chicago Bears' game hopes were hanging by a thread. The defense had held the Packers in the red zone forcing a field goal attempt. The field goal was good, however side judge James Coleman threw a flag. The
NFC Wild Card Playoff
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Football Zebras has confirmed the officiating crews for the Wild Card weekend. Officials are listed with their uniform number, years experience (including this season), the crew each official worked with in the regular season (by the referee’s name), college, and outside occupation.
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Three alternates are assigned to each