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C-USA female official working toward NFL job

Updated: June 14, 2013, 5:49 PM ET
Associated Press

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By JIM JOHNSON

Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis wasn't all that thrilled being called for an offside penalty on the final day of minicamp this week.

"I'm not exactly happy with that," Mathis said with a laugh.

The official that made the call? Sarah Thomas, who is on her way toward becoming the first permanent female official in the NFL. It could happen as early as the 2014 season.

"I'm certain I can't ...

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