“NFL broadcasting cliches will come back to haunt you”
Norman Chad comments on some of the worst of announcer-speak. Two examples:
“He is able to walk off the field under his own power.”: How else do you walk off the field? Heck, you never hear about somebody “walking away from a meeting under his own power” or “walking away from a marriage under his own power.”
“He’s deceptively quick.”: How can you tell?
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Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
I’ve been gradually warming up to soccer, at least as played by the better European clubs. But one question I
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One of them is “The no huddle is about to take over the league.” We’ll see.