If Refs Played Fantasy Football…(Video)
The only really important thing a ref has to do during a football game is remain impartial. If they start to play for favorites for any reason, their credibility goes out the window and they become no more useful in calling a game than a fan would.
In this video from “Life According to Jimmy,” we see exactly what happens when refs get lured in by the siren call of fantasy football, allowing it to creep up and impair their judgment…a lot.
Take a look:
It’s amazing the moral concessions you’re willing to make when you’ve got a $150 buy-in and are going up against your father-in-law that week, isn’t it?
At least in this scenario, the players understand, if only because they have fantasy football teams of their own to manage.