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Sunday, January 18, 2009
Referee confidential: Anderson gets the call

By Mike Sando
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- A few tidbits on referee Walt Anderson and crew with about 30 remaining until the NFC Championship Game at University of Phoenix Stadium:

The fact that Anderson is working this game means he will not work the Super Bowl. NFL officiating director Mike Pereira recently said referees working the championship round would not work the Super Bowl. For more on officiating in 2008, download my end-of-season file.