History About to be Made! First Female NFL Referee on the Horizon
She's a married woman of three, and loves the game of football. So much in fact, she's in referee training to join the ranks of the NFL! Sarah Thomas will be the first woman ever to shatter the 'glass ceiling' that has been dominated by men since its inception.
The Mississippi native is no stranger to officiating, Thomas has been doing the job for grade school, high school and college games--16 years worth of experience. She was discovered by an NFL scout.
Here's the Good Morning America story: