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Crappy football announcers

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Oregonhunter5, Sep 3, 2015.

  1. Oregonhunter5

    Oregonhunter5 2C IDAHO Well-Known Member

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    Thoughts on who sucks?
    Mine is Brock Huard. Might be a nice guy, but his cadence and style seems annoying.
     
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    U201494 Well-Known Member

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    Yes, I want to tell him if he'd have a friend pull that pine cone out of his_ass he'd speak normally.
     
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  3. albin25

    albin25 Lewiston Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I've stopped watching live football broadcasts because I just can't listen to anymore of the incessant, idiotic, pointless "banter" and "analysis". If listening to some brain damaged, namedropping, egocentrics prattle on & on is intended to make the unending commercials less irritating or stupid in comparison .......
    ....it works!

    I always record now, and then watch with a finger on the fast forward button...
    ...since then, my IQ is up 15 points and my blood pressure dropped by 20, the wife is even prettier and my beer tastes better.
     
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  4. brokenarrow

    brokenarrow Elma, WA Well-Known Member

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    That's what the mute button on the remote is for!
     
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  5. AMT

    AMT Vancouver, WA. Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    Bob Costas is still on my list....
     
  6. Martini_Up

    Martini_Up NW USA Well-Known Member

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    /thread
     
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  7. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    RedZone.

    Or I really like the NFL Networks abbreviated games - 30 mins or 60 mins. Much better way to watch.

    Not live, but what is on non-game nights (Tuesday / Weds / Friday and some Saturdays)
     
  8. ChiefStealth

    ChiefStealth Graham, Wa. Well-Known Member

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    Hey now... ol' Brock had a great career carrying a clip board.
     
  9. OLDNEWBIE

    OLDNEWBIE State of Flux Well-Known Member

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    If only the fans would devote 1/8 of the time they devote to Football to getting Oregon politics back on tra............

    Oh well, Go Ducks!:D
     
  10. CoastRange57

    CoastRange57 Western Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    You all just keep watching as much football as you can. This keeps the pressure on the rivers and woods lower in a great time of the year. Football if I gave a RA about it, would intefer with fishing and hunting.
     
  11. edslhead

    edslhead Vanc Gold Supporter Gold Supporter Silver Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    But you can get the games on your mobile now.:rolleyes:
     
  12. Oregonhunter5

    Oregonhunter5 2C IDAHO Well-Known Member

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    I'm tech challenged. How can I watch a game from ESPN, on my iPad? Like the Boise game tonight.
    I wasn't watching as much football the last few years, but I have a lot of boys, so it's back to that.
    And I hunt a lot.
    I hunted more in western Oregon though.
     
  13. Phrank

    Phrank Forest Grove Active Member

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    Panem et Circenses. There are better things to do with your time.
     
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  14. Oathkeeper1775

    Oathkeeper1775 Coast Range Well-Known Member

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    I quit watching on 11/2008, but I see that Costas has made quite a name for himself...rolling social justice and gun-control into his job.

    After deflate-gate, and the "Great Orator in Chief" hogging air time before the ganes, I doubt I'll ever watch again; I would much-rather be hunting or angling like Cost Range 57.
     
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  15. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I actually hate watching sports, because of the anouncers and all the armchairs coaches.
    Listening to peoples opinions on sports for me is as bad as listening to liberals talk about their cause of the day.
    I love playing sports, I used to play basketball, baseball, soccer, golf, pretty much anything I could get into.
    But have always hated watching.

    My wife watches more sports than I do. I would rather clean the bathroom than watch.

    But for some reason when I lived in KY I would love to go watch the college volleyball games.
    My wife's sister worked there.
     
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    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I'd rather watch a game of Rugby.
    No padding, just real men playing for keeps. Heck, they might not even wear cups for all I know.
    No forced commercial breaks every ten minutes and exciting blow by blow commentary.

     
  17. Oregonhunter5

    Oregonhunter5 2C IDAHO Well-Known Member

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    No pads cause that don't hit like a real football game.
     
  18. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Yea, right.

     
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    Martini_Up NW USA Well-Known Member

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    reminds me of smear-the-queer back on the elementary playground.

    want to bet they don't play that at school anymore? :s0112:
     
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  20. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

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    Yeah, the so-called holy grail of technology sucks as bad as professional sports (entertainment? NOT)