“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?
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Sports are based on the countermoonbat principle of competition. Unless the game is fixed, the athlete who performs best wins.
Joe Posnanski’s oldest daughter, after showing little interest in sports, is now a rabid NASCAR fan.: A charming story.
Former Florida Congressman Allen West made a good, logical point on his website the other day about all this race