Alberto Riveron

NFL referees (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

NFL Owners Approve 2 Rule Changes To Enhance Player Safety

NFL owners approved two rule changes on Tuesday to enhance player safety. They might not vote on a proposal to ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders.

03/19/2013

Former U.S. President George H. W. Bush shakes hands with referee Alberto Riveron #57. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

NFL Promotes League’s First Hispanic Referee To Senior Director Of Officiating

The NFL has promoted Alberto Riveron, the league’s first Hispanic referee, to senior director of officiating.

02/19/2013