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Pat Ferre

Nobody is Perfect

When officials are confronted with making quick, split-second, and unexpected judgments regarding actions taking place in the blink of an eye, there is a different issue to be dealt with

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Pat Ferre

Ways to Fine-Tune Refereeing Skills

While many recently licensed officials strive to have successful field experiences by focusing on looking professional, showing good knowledge of the Laws of the Game, and making crisp signals, other

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Pat Ferre

Return to Play Guidelines for Referees

The Assignment; Before the Game; Pre-Game; Field and Equipment Inspection;     Player Check-In: Rosters; Coin Toss; During the Game;     Halftime; After the Game;        and Resources. Read the Details —

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April 2021
Pat Ferre

A Letter to Referees

Referees who follow a set of values in addition to the rules and mechanics of the game are more apt to be respected and be sought-after than those who do

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