Detroit Lions draw controversial officiating crew for Week 5 tilt vs. Vikings

When the Detroit Lions take the field on Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, they may also have another opponent (kidding…kind of) to worry about. The NFL officiating crews have been ann0unced for Week 5 and Clete Blakeman and his crew will be in Minnesota to officiate the Lions vs. the Vikings. Lions draw Clete Blakeman's … Read more

Flashback: Clete Blakeman absolutely screws the Lions vs. Packers (VIDEO)

For those of you who may not have heard, the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers divisional matchup this weekend at Lambeau Field will be officiated by none other than Clete Blakeman. Embed from Getty Images Blakeman, of course, was the lead official from last season’s infamous Monday Night game between the two rivals – … Read more

Well, look at that – Clete Blakeman makes another terrible call

What else is new? NFL referee Clete Blakeman, notorious in Detroit for the series of calls during their matchup against the Green Bay Packers, is back at it again. This time, he’s treating football fans across the pond to his incompetence. During the Jacksonville Jaguars-Houston Texans game in London, Blakeman called personal foul on Jaguars … Read more

Kid dressed as NFL official Clete Blakeman trick-or-treats at Matthew Stafford’s home [Photo]

You knew it was gonna happen and it did. On Halloween, Matthew and Kelly Stafford were handing out candy when a kid dressed as NFL official Clete Blakeman (from the Green Bay Packers debacle) showed up at the door. As you can see in the photo below, which Kelly posted to her Instagram, the kid … Read more

Head official addresses controversy during Lions/Packers game

Head official Clete Blakeman has addressed the controversy after two blown calls by the officials enabled the Packers to get back into and ultimately win Monday Night’s nationally televised game against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field. Embed from Getty Images Here’s what he had to say about the two calls on Flowers in the … Read more