NFL referee assignments Week 2: Refs assigned for each NFL game this week

What are the referee assignments for Week 2 of the 2022 NFL season, and who is the newest referee to take the field this season?

NFL refereeing decisions are back under scrutiny with the 2022 NFL season underway. Let’s take a look at the NFL referee assignments for Week 2’s Sunday and Monday games. Which NFL refs will be in charge of the three prime-time games, and which referee has been assigned to your favorite team’s game?

NFL referee assignments for Week 2

Below, you will find the ref assignments for all of the 15 NFL games across Sunday and Monday. Each referee is assigned a crew from the NFL’s officiating roster at the beginning of the season. Our handy guide will help you find out which officials are on which officiating crews in 2022.

Note: All times are Eastern.

Early Sunday NFL ref assignments | 1 p.m.

Miami Dolphins at Baltimore Ravens
Adrian Hill

New York Jets at Cleveland Browns
Tra Blake

Washington Commanders at Detroit Lions
Bill Vinovich

Indianapolis Colts at Jacksonville Jaguars
Alex Kemp

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints
Shawn Hochuli

Carolina Panthers at New York Giants
Ron Torbert

New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers
Land Clark

Late Sunday NFL ref assignments

Atlanta Falcons at Los Angeles Rams | 4:05 p.m.
Clay Martin

Seattle Seahawks at San Francisco 49ers | 4:05 p.m.
Brad Rogers

Cincinnati Bengals at Dallas Cowboys | 4:25 p.m.
Brad Allen

Houston Texans at Denver Broncos | 4:25 p.m.
Carl Cheffers

Arizona Cardinals at Las Vegas Raiders | 4:25 p.m.
Clete Blakeman

Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers | 8:20 p.m.
Craig Wrolstad

Monday Night Football referee assignments

Tennessee Titans at Buffalo Bills | 7:15 p.m.
Shawn Smith

Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles | 8:30 p.m.
Scott Novak

Which NFL crews threw the most and least flags in Week 1?

It was the crew of the NFL’s newest referee, Tra Blake, who threw the most flags in Week 1. Blake’s crew threw 21 flags, of which two were dismissed. His crew was narrowly ahead of Brad Allen’s crew and Alex Kemp’s crew, who threw 20 and 19, respectively.

On the other end of the scale, it was Bill Vinovich’s crew that threw the least amount of flags with eight. Three of those were dismissed, leaving an official count of just five flags. Shawn Smith’s crew and Carl Cheffer’s crew both through nine flags. They were the only three crews to throw fewer than 10 flags in Week 1.


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