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8 Strange Facts About Replacement Referees
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8 Not-So-Great Reasons to Remember the Replacement Refs

This weekend, finally, the real refs will be back on the sidelines, saving us from any further on-field debacles like the ending to last Monday Night's Packers-Seahawks game. For all the phantom pass-interference calls and overlong instant-replay reviews, certain moments are sure to stick out when, in future years, we look back on the first three weeks of the 2012 season and wonder just what the world happened.

Here are eight dubious ways for us all to remember the stand-ins responsible for imprinting the phrase "simultaneous catch" onto every football fan's brain:

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NFL and NFL Referees Reach Deal, Lockout Ends

The NFL and the Referees union announced that a tentative agreement has been reached to end the referee lockout.

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No Deal In Sight In NFL Referee Lockout

The NFL and the NFL Referees Association failed to reach a deal to end the NFL Referee lockout after meeting until 2 AM early Wednesday morning.

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Lingerie Football League Fired Referees Now Working NFL Games — You’ll Never Guess Why

As the labor dispute between the NFL and the referees’ union continues, criticism of the replacement officials has been going on for weeks and has only gotten louder after a blown call on 'Monday Night Football' gave Seattle a 14-12 win over Green Bay.

How bad have things gotten for the NFL?

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