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Published September 29, 2012, 12:00 AM


FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2011 file photo, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell greets game officials before the Super Bowl XLV football game in Arlington, Texas. The NFL's regular officiating crews are back. Their return couldn't have come soon enough for many players, coaches and fans. After two days of marathon negotiations _ and mounting frustration throughout the league _ the NFL and the officials' union announced at midnight Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, that a tentative eight-year agreement had been reached to end a lockout that began in June. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
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