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Having Fun At Replacement Refs Expense

Although the travesty that are the replacement officials in the NFL is no laughing matter, much of what they have done on the field can only make you shake your head and wonder what in the world is the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell thinking?

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Although the travesty that are the replacement officials in the NFL is no laughing matter, much of what they have done on the field can only make you shake your head and wonder what in the world is the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell thinking? The final straw in reaching an agreement and bringing back the "real" officials should have been the fiasco at the end of the game on Monday Night Football, where the nation saw the issue defined in one game-changing play as the clock expired.

SB Nation has put together some great content, such as the video below:


SB Nation also has a continuing 'story stream' on the issues surrounding the replacement refs, titled: NFL, Refs Back To Negotiating Table.

In addition, check out this SB Nation story of 'The Week in Worst: What a major crapfest.' In it, there are 'gifs' from Major League Baseball, but also one on a play in the Dallas Cowboys-Tampa Bay Buccaneers game where an official throws his hat on the field in the end zone, causing the Cowboys' receiver to actually slip on it and miss the catch!

SB Nation's "Scab Tracker" is a weekly occurrence, but while there was so much to complain about the officials, the Seahawks-Packers game has to monopolize the story:


Finally, Next Media Animation gets in on the fun with one of their hilarious videos, with English subtitles, lampooning the refs ruining the season.