NFL Referee Tony Corrente Unleashes Expletive With His Mic On (Video)
That’s what was so surprising about the events that unfolded with just over five minutes remaining in the Colts-Dolphins game on Sunday, as Tony Corrente unleashed a rant on one of his fellow officials, which included him yelling “that was god d*mmit” at his partner. And, to make matters worse, his microphone was still on, allowing the 18-year veteran’s words to be heard by all of the fans in the stands, as well as those watching at home on television.
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While Corrente probably should have payed more attention to the positioning of his microphone’s power switch, we won’t get on the guy’s case too much. After all, as NFL.com points out, all he really did was subject “the children of America to a phrase used 12 times by their fathers during the game’s first three quarters.”