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NFL-CFL Announces Expansion Of Officiating Training Program

You might recall—though more likely you won’t—that last season the NFL partnered with the CFL to develop an Officiating Training Program, which I wrote about at the time. “Beginning this season, a group of NFL officials will have the opportunity to work as part of CFL crews during preseason and…





2017 Offseason Questions: Do You Want To See Overtime Reduced?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…




Position-Specific Helmets Could Be Coming To Battle Concussions

The annual league meetings tend to be a treasure trove of information that often comes in forms that are not always anticipated. So frequently are individuals made available to the press in some form or another that ordinarily would not be heard from over the course of the rest of…



Replays Could Be Decided In Booth Rather Than On Field

Replay has been a part of the game of football in the era of technology for quite a while now, for better or worse depending on whom you ask. I see it as a necessity of getting things right and keeping the game as fair as possible. Others think that…