List of famous american football officials, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top american football officials in the world? This includes the most prominent american football officials, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable american football officials is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic american football officials were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned american football officials.
List ranges from Ed Hochuli to Jerry Markbreit and more.From reputable, prominent, and well known american football officials to the lesser known american football officials of today, these are some of the best professionals in the american football official field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous american football officials ever?" and "What are the names of famous american football officials?" then you're in the right place. (26 items)
Joseph W. Underwood
Joseph W. Underwood is an actor. ...more
Edward G. Hochuli is an attorney for the firm of Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C. since 1983, and has been an American football official in the National Football League since the 1990 NFL season. His uniform number is 85. Prior to his officiating career, he played college football for four seasons at the University of Texas at El Paso. Hochuli has worked numerous playoff games, including two Super Bowls. He is best known for his athletic/muscular physique and for explaining on-field rulings in a manner that is comprehensive yet also clear and concise. In a poll conducted by ESPN in 2008, Hochuli tied fellow referee Mike Carey for "best referee" votes among NFL head coaches. Beginning his ...moresee more on Ed Hochuli
Dr. Walt Anderson is an American football official in the National Football League since the 1996 NFL season. Anderson spent his first seven seasons in the NFL as a line judge before being promoted to referee for the start of the 2003 NFL season after Dick Hantak and Bob McElwee announced their retirements. He is notable for officiating Super Bowl XXXV. Anderson was also named as referee for Super Bowl XLV which was played on Feb. 6, 2011, in Arlington, Texas, at Cowboys Stadium. He wears uniform number 66. ...moresee more on Walt Anderson
Anthony Joseph "Tony" Corrente is an American football official in the National Football League since the 1995 NFL season. He wears uniform number 99. He was the referee of Super Bowl XLI. He has also served as the Coordinator of Football Officiating for the Pacific-12 Conference since June 2011. He resigned this position in October 2014. ...moresee more on Tony Corrente