NFL Puts Regular Refs Back To WorkNEW YORK (AP) So long, replacement refs. The NFL's regular crews will be back on the field starting Thursday night.
NFL, Officials Union Reportedly Near DealPITTSBURGH (CBS) -- According to several reports, the NFL and the NFL Referees Association (NFLRA) are close to a new deal that would allow the league's regular officials to return to work, possibly as early as this weekend.