ND official: Replacement refs put in an unfair spot
FARGO -- Jim Harty can sympathize with the NFL replacement officials.
It's not a job he would take if asked under the current climate.
"As much as we all like to say the NFL would be the ultimate game to be officiating, under these circumstances, I think I would have had to say 'no' to it," said Harty, who has been a football official for more than 20 years.
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