Updated at 12:27 a.m. ET Tuesday
The Monday Night Football matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Los Angeles Rams made history, but it had nothing to do with the two teams vying for playoff seeding.
For the first time, the league assembled an all-Black officiating crew, led by Jerome Boger, a 17-year NFL official.
Rounding out the seven-member crew: umpire Barry Anderson, side judge Anthony Jeffries, line judge Carl Johnson, down judge Julian Mapp, field judge Dale Shaw and back judge Greg Steed.