“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?

Trending Today
Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

Related Articles

0

“How 21-Year-Old Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen Became Such A Badass”

Imagine how good he’ll be when he: stops being “lazy”. Trending Today

0

A problem, honestly, I didn’t know we had: the “Bob Famine”

We need a emergency federal investigation into this: “The Bob Famine: Athletes Aren’t Named ‘Bob’ Anymore And There’s Nothing We

0

VIDEO: This UFC Reporter Challenged Ronda Rousey, And It Didn’t End Well

If men want to play the “women are weaker” game, then they might want to be careful about who they