The NFL Playoffs continue into the NFC Divisional Round as the No. 3 seed Detroit Lions defend home field against No. 4 seed Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, January 21. Kickoff from Ford Field in Detroit is set for 3 p.m. ET and the game will air on NBC.
Bill Vinovich is the referee for Sunday’s Bucs-Lions contest. This season Vinovich and his crew called on average 11.81 penalties per game, a total just above the 11.4 league average. Overall, Vinovich has 18 years of experience, calling 3 Wild card playoffs, 7 Divisional playoffs, 6 Conference championships, and two Super Bowls.
The Lions emerge as 6-point favorites on DraftKings Sportsbook and the total is set 49.5. Take a look below at the full officiating crew for the game.
Officiating crew for Buccaneers-Lions
Referee: Bill Vinovich
Umpire: Alex Moore
Down judge: Tom Stephan
Line judge: Mark Perlman
Field judge: Joe Blubaugh
Side judge: Jimmy Buchanan
Back judge: Brad Freeman
Replay official: Mark Butterworth
Replay assistant: Julie Johnson