Rejoice! The replacement officials are gone for good! Well, at least for another eight years.
But it will take fans a long time to forget the disaster that was the NFL season for the first three weeks. Is it a coincidence that the Patriots lost two games during that time? We all know how things got a bit out of hand against the Ravens.
That's where our UNO's Sports Tonight Question of the Day comes in:
Would the Patriots' record be different had real referees been involved?
Let us know in the comments section and be sure to watch UNO's Sports Tonight at 6:30 p.m. to continue the discussion.
Mike Giardi and Mike Felger discuss Scott Zolak saying that Dion Lewis is trade bait, and discuss which Patriots players are here for the long term.
Andrew Hawkins' situation isn't far off from a character in HBO's "Ballers." And he played into those connections with a video on Twitter.
The slot receiver, who signed with the Patriots on Wednesday, shares some similarities with the fictional football player Rickey Jerret, a veteran receiver who wades through interest from a number of teams, including New England, during free agency. Because of those similarities, Hawkins spoofed on a scene from "Ballers" where Jerret works out with Patriots receivers Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola. Hawkins imposes his face over Jerret's.