Showing posts with category "referees"

Farewell to Bad Calls or Just Less Complaining?

Maybe I just enjoy defending the dead horse that keeps getting kicked or the indefensible (like Monday's Night's call against the Packers), but here goes one

August 11, 2022
tags
nfl

The Replacements

A few observations on the NFL "replacement ref" situation:

August 12, 2022
tags
nfl

College Basketball Referee Compensation

John Feinstein has an interesting column in today's Washington Post about David Hall, a college basketball referee. Sports officiating, even at the elite

August 10, 2022
tags
compensation

Punish the Referee?

Another broken leg in the EPL, this time to Newcastle's Hatem Ben Arfa, and the FA is -- according to more than one press report-- likely to take action

August 17, 2022
tags
fifa

NBA Locks Out Referees

Labor relations in professional sports are notoriously contentious. Nobody gets along. Players strike, owners lock out players, referees strike, owners lock

August 9, 2022
tags
labor