Tag Archives: Referees

  • Role Reversal: Soccer Referee Attacks Player In Turkey (Video)

    Role Reversal: Soccer Referee Attacks Player In Turkey (Video)

    Soccer referees are frequently the targets of nasty invectives and violent outbursts, both from players and fans. I mean, how many times have we seen a soccer official get run off the pitch by players, or suddenly attacked by a deranged fan…or angrily headbutted by a player? Answer: way too many times. Well, back in […]

  • This Video Of A Furious Packers Fan Is An All-Time Classic (Video)

    This Video Of A Furious Packers Fan Is An All-Time Classic (Video)

    Just one week after being a part of the most controversial games in the history of the NFL, the Green Bay Packers once again found themselves being negatively impacted by poor officiating last Sunday. And this time, they couldn’t even blame it on the replacement refs. One play in particular got the players, coaches, and […]

  • 21 Hilarious Referee GIFs

    21 Hilarious Referee GIFs

    Referees have tough jobs. They have to be experts on the rulebooks and make difficult, on-the-spot decisions and interpretations. And what do they get for their efforts? Well, if they do a good job, they get no recognition whatsoever. If they do a bad job, however, they become utterly despited and the targets of vitriolic […]

  • Ref Flops To The Canvas After Being Pushed By Boxer Michael Sprott (Video)

    Ref Flops To The Canvas After Being Pushed By Boxer Michael Sprott (Video)

    Referees getting attacked? People falling to the ground when they were barely touched? If I didn’t know any better, I’d say this was an article about soccer. But no, this is about boxing. On Saturday night, 37-year-old British heavyweight Michael Sprott was taking on Kazakhstan-born German Edmund Gerber in Offenburg, Germany. Sprott was leading through the […]

  • When The Refs Fall Down

    When The Refs Fall Down

    Total Pro Sports-  Being a referee at any level of sport can a be a difficult and thankless job.  The players, coaches and fans all take turns yelling and cursing at you.  Sometimes you can get a little too close to the action and find yourself getting hurt.  The worst part is that fans love […]

  • Everybody cheats, sometimes!

    With the recent news that has surfaced regarding the cheating scandal in the NBA and referee Ted Donaghy, is anyone is really surprised?(Espn) As long as there has been professional sports there have been people who bet on it, and there have been people who cheat. In fact, today it seems there is so much […]