Carl Johnson will become the first full-time field official in the National Football League, moving from his job as vice president of officiating after the Super Bowl title game.
Ndamukong Suh of the Detroit Lions was fined $30,000 by the National Football League for striking Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin with his foot during a Nov. 22 game.
Ndamukong Suh of the Detroit Lions won’t be suspended after his foot struck Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin during a Nov. 22 game.
The National Football League will review a play in which Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh foot struck Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin.
Emmanuel Sanders and the Pittsburgh Steelers were fined a combined $50,000 after the wide receiver faked an injury in an Oct. 21 National Football League game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
The National Football League will use replacements for its locked-out field officials to open the regular season in the U.S.’s most popular sports league next week.
Five billion pounds. That’s roughly how much carpet Americans throw away each year, making it one of the bulkiest and least biodegradable ingredients in America’s overflowing landfills.
The National Football League may start suspending players for dangerous hits to the head to crack down on collisions like the one that sidelined Philadelphia Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson .
The National Football League handed out $175,000 in fines for flagrant hits that endanger safety and said it will begin suspending players for similar actions, particularly blows to the head.
The National Football League warned its 32 teams that disrespectful confrontations with the substitute officials currently working regular-season games won’t be tolerated, according to NFL.com.
"Carl Johnson's experience on the field and in New York made him uniquely qualified to help implement the new program of a limited number of full-time game officials."
- Ray Anderson on Dec 12, 2012