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NFL replacement ref throws hat, Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree slips on it (video)

Sep 23, 2012, 3:25 PM EDT

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Normally, when an NFL referee throws his hat onto the field its to mark the spot of the ball but one NFL replacement referee nearly injured a Dallas Cowboys player earlier today because of his hat throw.

In this clip from the Dallas Cowboys/Tampa Bay Buccaneers affair, an NFL replacement ref throw his hat into the end zone during a Cowboys offensive play.

Watch as Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree while running his route slips on the hat:


Kevin ended up being okay but NFL replacement referee haters got more cannon fodder this week.


NFL Replacement ref throws hat, Cowboys wide receiver slips on it [The Big Lead]

  1. mybrunoblog - Sep 23, 2012 at 6:47 PM

    A Fox Sports on field microphone caught the replacement referee say this right before he threw his hat ” Ah screw it, I go the Buccaneers as my fantasy team defense”.

  2. Dan - Sep 24, 2012 at 11:17 AM

    …Could not have placed that any better. Kudos, replacement ref.