Sports Talk: Jimbo’s made his final call

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By Robert Howey

I am not my brother’s keeper, so I’m not quite sure where he is today, the first Sunday of the 2018 NFL season.

I know where he won’t be.

Jimbo, my oldest brother, has made his last call in the NFL. He retired last spring along with six other officials, who hung up their whistles for the final time.

Since the 1999 pro football season, he’s been at a NFL stadium to call a game, but not today. That’s 19 seasons, but for him that’s enough.

Some years back I recall going to his home to watch a Super Bowl.

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