“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.
“Pay cut, hectic schedule can make broadcasting career a: challenging transition: for ex-players, coaches.” Hey, I’d be willing to try it. And
Now, that’s inspirational. Peyton Manning went home to Tennessee Saturday night to help and grieve with the people of Chattanooga
Research done at my university, NC State, confirms what the Wizard of Westwood always taught:: use the glass.