Must-see morning clip: In memory of replacement refs

The lockout is over, but the "SNL" skit will memorialize the stand-ins

Published September 30, 2012 2:03PM (EDT)


After a debacle-filled few months for the NFL with unions refs locked out, last Thursday the professionals were back on the field again. However, "Saturday Night Live" (which aired early this week, on Thursday) left us with a comedy gem to remember the replacement refs, their hard work and incompetence:

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