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On the Replacement Officials


After the all-too-frequently inept performance by the replacement officials during the NFL preseason (alas, yes, I watch preseason games), the fact that the Cowboys and Giants offenses started the night leading the league in ineptitude must have been gratifying for the sub zebras.

Wonderful to discover that the head official tonight is, according to the (admittedly fact-challenged) NBC team, a geography teacher from Idaho. They still teach geography in Idaho! Go Idaho!

Tags: NFL


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