CFL, NFL to expand their officiating partnership for 2017

CFL, NFL to expand their officiating partnership for 2017

by Xvys » Wed May 17, 2017 10:18 pm

NFL, CFL expand their officiating partnership

The NFL is expanding its program to work with the Canadian Football League in an effort to improve officiating for both leagues.

The leagues announced today that six NFL officials will work in the CFL in June and July, which includes the CFL’s preseason and the first few weeks of its regular season. Six CFL officials will participate in the NFL’s officiating development program, which gives them additional training and the opportunity to get called up to the NFL if they prove themselves capable.

More http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/20 ... rtnership/


Here is another take on the announcement:

NFL, CFL to swap officials again in 2017

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More http://www.torontosun.com/2017/05/16/nf ... f012576b4b
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Re: CFL, NFL to expand their officiating partnership for 201

by canadianfootballfan » Fri May 19, 2017 5:50 am

You just love anything to do with the US, don't you? Such a shameless beta follower.
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Re: CFL, NFL to expand their officiating partnership for 201

by BCRiderFan » Fri May 19, 2017 11:57 am

canadianfootballfan wrote:You just love anything to do with the US, don't you? Such a shameless beta follower.


It's a story on the CFL. What are you babbling about now?
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Re: CFL, NFL to expand their officiating partnership for 201

by RedandWhite » Fri May 19, 2017 12:01 pm

...seriously cff, maybe go for a nice walk and smell some flowers...
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Re: CFL, NFL to expand their officiating partnership for 201

by Aerial » Fri May 19, 2017 2:22 pm

So is this more a move towards seamless ie. the same, rules in both leagues? :wink:

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