WBEZ | NFL replacement refs http://www.wbez.org/tags/nfl-replacement-refs Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en List: Reasons I am qualified to serve as an NFL replacement ref http://www.wbez.org/blogs/claire-zulkey/2012-09/list-reasons-i-am-qualified-serve-nfl-replacement-ref-102638 <p><p style="text-align: center; ">&nbsp;</p><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/5951847779_6201220ae7.jpg" title="(Flickr/pj_vanf)" /></div><p style="text-align: center; "><span id="internal-source-marker_0.20106940942324525">I look good in both black and white.</span><br /><br />I have experience speaking into a microphone.<br /><br />I am not afraid of whistles.<br /><br />I&rsquo;m not averse to being on television.<br /><br />$149,000 per year sounds pretty good to me.<br /><br />I am used to criticism.<br /><br />Being near professional athletes seems fun.<br /><br />I have other places to be so the game won&rsquo;t drag on for too long.<br /><br />I&rsquo;m not afraid to make a tough call, or even a wrong call, because it&rsquo;s not really my job.<br /><br />I am blind and on drugs.<br /><br />I don&rsquo;t care for the Packers.</p></p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 09:39:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/claire-zulkey/2012-09/list-reasons-i-am-qualified-serve-nfl-replacement-ref-102638