NFL Referees and Umpires

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Carl Cheffers NFL RefereeThe NFL Collection is packed with Referee and Umpire contacts, news and resources from the National Football League. American football history began in the 1860’s when association football was crossed with rugby. The NFL was formed in 1920 and has grown to become one of the commercially successful leagues in the world. Originally known as the American Professional Football Association, the league was renamed to the National Football League in 1922. There are now 32 teams and they average over 60,000 fans per game.

There are a number of high profile referees, judges and linesmen in the NFL. Find a number of articles, videos and photographs of Sarah Thomas, Ed Hochuli, Clete Blakeman and many more. So kick back, relax and learn some history, rules and fascinating facts about Officials in the National Football League.

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