The indiviual refs are graded for calls and the crews for things like the clock and things like that.

So in the playoffs they usually mix the crews up with the highest rated officals. Obic if people in Careys crew score high they will work with him. But its not always the head Ref who screws the game, sometimes its a bad BJ or LJ that makes bad calls so he is rated bad and we think its the ref. all he is doing is announcing the call that the other offical threw the flag for.

I dont think winter though will get a playoff game as he individually made bad calls as did cheffers. some refs on their crews might though