Mike Pereira calls himself a California guy who doesn’t like the cold. Never has. The National Football League’s former head of officiating once wore a neoprene wet suit under his uniform while working an especially frigid game in Buffalo, New York.
The Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles and San Diego Chargers rounded out the National Football League’s 12-team playoff field by pulling out wins in the closing minutes on the final day of the regular season.
Dallas quarterback Tony Romo had back surgery and will miss the rest of the National Football League season, including the Cowboys’ showdown tomorrow night with the Philadelphia Eagles for a playoff spot.