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The NFL announces the addition of four Pac-12 refs, and the Internet laughs

Normally we don't delve into hirings of officials on this site, but today's news was just too good. The NFL announced Thursday it has added a dozen new officials to its roster from the 2014 season. One is from the ACC, three are from the SEC, two are from the Big 12, two hail from the Big Ten, which means the remaining four come from the Pac-12. 

The same Pac-12 Conference that brought you this:

this:

and this:

has now sent more officials to the NFL this year than any other conference.

Additionally, Shawn Hochuli was one of the officials called up to The League, which hopefully means another generation is blessed with this greatness: