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September 26, 2012 12:00 AM

NFL and its referees should end the travesty this season is becoming

Rarely do we comment on sports related issues on these pages, but the ending of the Seattle Seahawks Green Bay Packers game on Monday night is worth comment. If National Football League leaders didn’t know it already, they should know it now. The replacement referees, standing in for real NFL refs who have been locked out by the league, aren’t working. They are doing the best job their experience allows, but that’s not good enough.

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