field judge

noun

Definition of field judge

: a football official whose duties include covering action on kicks and forward passes and timing intermission periods and time-outs

Examples of field judge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Jeffries is the field judge for the Indianapolis Colts game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Scott Horner, The Indianapolis Star, 14 Nov. 2021 The Super Bowl LV officiating crew also includes referee Carl Cheffers, umpire Fred Bryan, line judge Rusty Baynes, field judge James Coleman, side judge Eugene Hall and back judge Dion Paganelli. Mark Inabinett | Minabinett@al.com, al, 7 Feb. 2021 Referee Jerome Boger led the crew, which also included umpire Barry Anderson, down judge Julian Mapp, line judge Carl Johnson, field judge Dale Shaw, side judge Anthony Jeffries and back judge Greg Steed. Fred Goodall, orlandosentinel.com, 24 Nov. 2020 Referee Michael Mothershed was joined by umpire Mike Stephens, linesman Darryl Johnson, line judge Harold Mitchell, back judge Anthony Little, field judge Michael Hall, side judge Gary Reed and center judge Michael Marsh. Ben Bolch, Los Angeles Times, 19 Dec. 2020 Referee Jerome Boger led the crew, which also included umpire Barry Anderson, down judge Julian Mapp, line judge Carl Johnson, field judge Dale Shaw, side judge Anthony Jeffries and back judge Greg Steed. Fred Goodall, orlandosentinel.com, 24 Nov. 2020 Referee Jerome Boger led the crew, which also included umpire Barry Anderson, down judge Julian Mapp, line judge Carl Johnson, field judge Dale Shaw, side judge Anthony Jeffries and back judge Greg Steed. Fred Goodall, orlandosentinel.com, 24 Nov. 2020 Patricia was on crutches for the game recovering from summer surgery on his Achilles tendon, but his henchman, Kevin Anderson, scurried toward field judge Mike Weatherford to get the timeout. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, 28 Nov. 2020 Referee Jerome Boger led the crew, which also included umpire Barry Anderson, down judge Julian Mapp, line judge Carl Johnson, field judge Dale Shaw, side judge Anthony Jeffries and back judge Greg Steed. Fred Goodall, orlandosentinel.com, 24 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of field judge

1915, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of field judge was in 1915

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21 Nov 2021

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“Field judge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/field%20judge. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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