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The NFL has appointed its first female referee

Amy Scott Apr 3, 2015
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Final Note

The NFL has appointed its first female referee

Amy Scott Apr 3, 2015
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We still have a ways to go before the 2015 football season kicks off, but the Baltimore Sun broke some big news about the NFL today, seems the league has appointed its first ever female permanent game official.

Sarah Thomas is her name, and she’s no stranger to breaking new ground when it comes to football. She was the first woman to officiate a major college game in 2007, two years later, she was also the first woman to officiate a bowl game.

The 2015 NFL season officially starts on September 10.

 

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