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MIKE PEREIRA RUMORS & GOSSIP

Pereira on Mike Carey asking off Redskins games: 'I honored his request'

Former NFL referee Mike Carey's comments about not wanting to officiate Redskins games were another chapter added into the already-heated debate when they were revealed on Wednesday. Carey, now a part of the CBS broadcast crew, kept his request mum until after leaving the NFL. When the request was allegedly made in 2006, Mike Pereira, now a member of the FOX NFL Sunday broadcast...
Via Fox Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rule emphasis could limit Seahawks

Tweets dispatched by former NFL vice president of officiating Mike Pereira last week felt as though they had a Seattle Seahawks vibe to them. Pereira used Twitter to send out highlights from the NFL’s officiating conference. His first notable takeaway: Illegal contact and defensive holding will be two large points of emphasis this season. Some take the grassy knoll approach to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Day Two Of Officiating Clinic Focuses On Reviews

Yesterday was day two of the annual NFL officiating clinic, with former head of officiating Mike Pereira once again providing a recap of the proceedings. Pereira writes on Twitter that the second day of the clinic was focused on instant replay and the changes in both protocol and procedure coming this season. The NFL team […] Day Two Of Officiating Clinic Focuses On Reviews is...
Via Steelers Depot
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Pereira: Defensive Holding Will Be Point Of Emphasis This Season

According to former NFL head of officiating Mike Pereira, during the NFL officiating clinic that took place yesterday, officials were briefed on various points of emphasis regarding the upcoming season, and the headliner from the event was unquestionably the new emphasis on illegal contact and defensive holding. As Pereira Tweeted: “More offense!” According to a […] Pereira...
Via Steelers Depot
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Pereira Takes Issue With Fake Punt Forward Progress Ruling In Chiefs-Chargers Game

Former NFL head of officiating Mike Pereira has now made his thoughts known on the overtime call made by the officials during the late game fake punt between the San Diego Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs. On the play, the officials declared that the forward progress of safety Eric Weddle had been stopped prior to the football being ripped from his arms by a Chiefs defensive player...
Via Steelers Depot
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Pereira analyzes Week 12 calls

Nothing like a little home cooking in the deep south. You've got your fried chicken, biscuits and gravy, black-eyed peas ... and your scoreboard clock time operator at the Georgia-Auburn game. Here was the situation: Georgia was playing at Auburn. Georgia had the ball, first-and 10 at the Auburn 20-yard line with six seconds left before halftime. Auburn led 27-7. Georgia quarterback...
Via Fox Sports
November 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Pereira says Wisconsin should have had one more play against Arizona State

Officiating guru Mike Pereira says Wisconsin should have had the chance to run one more play against Arizona State on Saturday night.
Via Gamedayr
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Pereira: Badgers should have gotten another play

I know you've all seen or done this . . . You're driving and there's a crash on the other side of the road and you can't help but look. And sometimes what you see can make you sick in the pit of your stomach. Well, there was a train wreck Saturday night in Tempe at the end of the Wisconsin-Arizona State game. While there was much confusion on the field -- and blame...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL could adopt NCAA ejection rule according to Mike Pereira

The NFL is a copycat league, and as it turns out, that may actually apply to officiating and not just Xs and Os. This season, college football is introducing a new rule in which players will be ejected for targeting an opponent with a blow to the head. The message is clear. The NCAA is trying to make the game as safe as possible, and it’s a rule that former head of NFL officiating...
Via This Given Sunday
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss

11/14/12 - Mike Pereira

Mike Pereira on FOX Sports DayBreak
Via Daybreak
November 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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