Carl is an American Football Official in the National Football League (NFL) since the 1999 season, who wears uniform #124 and Retired Federal Law Enforcement Officer. He is notable for working two Super Bowls, Super Bowl XXXIX and Super Bowl XLI, in a span of three years. He officiated his third Super Bowl game, Super Bowl XLVI, in Indianapolis, and was chosen to officiate his fourth Super Bowl XLVIII in East Rutherford, New Jersey. He has two brothers who officiate in the NFL, Dino Paganelli and Perry Paganelli; Carl Paganelli and Perry Paganelli became the first set of brothers to be part of the same officiating crew when they officiated Super Bowl XLI together. Carl lives in Grand Rapids, MI and spends winters in Sarasota/Bradenton area.