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Goodell comfortable with replacement refs

Updated: August 1, 2012, 4:35 PM ET
Associated Press

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- With no end in sight to the labor dispute between the NFL and its officials, commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday that he is comfortable with the idea of using replacement officials in preseason games.

Goodell said he doesn't think using officials with less experience will pose a safety risk to players.

"That's why we've been training them for the last two months and why they're on the field now, is to make sure they're prepared, they understand the rules," ...

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