I wanna be an official for the NFL!

The NFL has fined official Jim Quirk a game check -- $8,150 -- for inappropriate contact with Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Barnett on Sunday.
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Are these guys really making $8,000 a game? If they coach about 8 games a season, that's $64,000 a year. That's not bad at all.