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(AUDIO) Booger’s Top 5 at 5 November 13th, 2012

5. The refs in the NFL have to step their game up   4. Aqib Talib is about to make his debut in New England… and the Bucs still haven’t replaced him   3. Ben […]

98.7 The Fan–11/13/2012

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NFL Refs Approve Deal, Ready for Sunday Games

IRVING, Texas (AP) — NFL officials ended their labor dispute with the league by approving a new eight-year contract with a 112-5 vote Saturday, then hustled off to the airport to get to work. Next […]

CBS Tampa–09/30/2012

NFL Referee

Regular Refs to Work Thursday Night Game After Agreement

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL’s regular officiating crews are back. Their return couldn’t have come soon enough for many players, coaches and fans. After two days of marathon negotiations — and mounting frustration across […]

CBS Tampa–09/27/2012

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Opinion: The NFL Is Ruining Its Own Brand With Cheap Replacement Refs

Want to know what a company looks like when it fires all its experienced workers and hires on cheap replacements? Watch last night’s embarrassment of a game between Green Bay and Seattle. But this is about more than just a game. This is about a trend in our national economy where trained professionals are cast aside for inferior workers.

09/25/2012