NEW YORK — So long, replacement refs. The NFL’s regular crews will be back on the field starting Thursday night.
After two days of marathon negotiations — and mounting frustration among coaches, players and fans — the NFL and the referees’ union announced at midnight Thursday that a tentative agreement had been reached to end a lockout that began in June. ...
See the whole story here, courtesy of the Boston Herald.
Kicking Back Comments: I am (obviously) not at all surprised. Much, much more on this soon.