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What does HL stand for?

HL stands for Head Linesman (football)

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As the Ravens celebrated their first regular-season victory over New England in seven attempts, a visibly irritated coach Bill Belichick rushed onto the field at M&T Bank Stadium and briefly placed his hand on head linesman Rodney Russell.
OFFICIAL NFL SEASONS CAREER PLAYOFF GAMES Referee 19 Scott Green 19 12 Umpire 96 Undrey Wash 10 7 Head Linesman 5 John McGrath 8 4 Line Judge 45 Jeff Seeman 8 4 Field Judge 75 Rob Vernatchi 6 2 Side Judge 78 Greg Meyer 8 4 Back Judge 12 Greg Steed 7 3 Source: National Football League OTHER NEWS FROM THE BUSINESS OF SPORTS NETWORK (THE BIZ OF BASEBALL) Source: Creditor Meeting Over Rangers Sale "Unremarkable" (http://bizofbaseball.
He worked as a head linesman for Massachusetts Electric Company for 39 years retiring in 1989.