“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.
Interesting: list: (with video). The Immaculate Reception is doesn’t even crack the top 10.
“The Play”–Stanford-Cal–is: only #3.
Man Flies 8,000 Feet in the Air with Balloons… But The Best Part Is His Sky Dive While Holding His Shotgun [Video]
My son will love this. He loves to sky dive. Me, not so much. Don’t care for heights. But this