Why do people act as if the NFL’s hypocrisy and absolute disregard for actual fairness is something new? This is a league that constantly pushes for player safety and yet wanted to expand to an 18 game season. That when studies came out showing a links between repeated concussions and dementia, depression and Alzheimers instead of understanding the important tried to discredit them. Who has constantly treated it’s retired players that helped create the multi billion dollar juggernaut that is the NFL with absolute disregard. This is what the NFL does. Exactly as they wish and all of America just watches it happily. Why should this be any different? Do I think that this last event will push them to bring back the regular refs? Probably but in the end the NFL will continue to be its usual terrible self and we will all continue to take it. I guess we’re all just masochists.