> A tactic that a local 05 uses when he suspect off-ball behind his back stuff
> is to call out to the AR "Watch #5 behind my back" As the CR explains in
> pre-game, this is said more for the #5's benefit than the AR's - #5 knows he
> is being watched by more than 2 eyes and that he is on the ref team's mental
> list. And the other team feels like your know what is up.
Excellent advice, Bill. IMHO a lot of what successful
referees do is as much for theatrical effect as for a
strict application of LOTG.