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Sarah Thomas becomes first woman to officiate NFL playoff game

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(CNN) - For the first time ever, a woman will officiate an NFL playoff game.

On Sunday, Sarah Thomas, the NFL's first full-time female official, will serve as a down judge during the AFC divisional playoff game.

The Los Angeles Chargers take on the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Massachusetts.

Making history is nothing new for Thomas.

She was also chosen as the first woman to officiate a college football bowl game.

This is her fourth season as an NFL official.

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