NFL hires its first woman to officiate games full-time

Sarah Thomas had been tipped for the post but league has now confirmed her appointment saying the 41-year-old was ‘ready’ to take up the position

The National Football League on Wednesday said it would hire a woman for the first time to officiate games full-time for the most popular US sport.

Sarah Thomas, 41, will join the NFL as a line judge after officiating in Conference USA, a college league, since 2007, the league said.

Continue reading...

About the Author

Comments are closed.