New Orleans, LA (Sports Network) - Jerome Boger will serve as the leadofficial for the seven-man crew that will work Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday.
This will be the first Super Bowl for Boger, a nine-year NFL veteran whoentered the league as a line judge in 2004 and was elevated to referee twoyears later.
Also officiating Sunday's matchup are Darrell Jenkins (umpire), Steve Stelljes(head linesman), Byron Boston (line judge), Craig Wrolstad (field judge), JoeLarrew (side judge) and Dino Paganelli (back judge).
The crew owns a collective 77 years of NFL experience as well as 50 playoffassignments.
Additionally, Bill Spyksma will be the replay official for Sunday's clashbetween the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers from the Mercedes-BenzSuperdome, with Terry Sullivan named as the game's replay assistant.
Under the NFL officiating program's evaluation system, the highest-ratedofficials at each position with the appropriate tenure earn the right towork the Super Bowl. Super Bowl officials must have five years of NFLexperience and previous playoff assignments.