I am significantly older than most writers that contribute on the internet. Most writers can’t remember the sports media network prior to Erin Andrews on television. I’m a tad older than that. I remember changing channels by hand and moving rabbit ears to improve reception. That’s old. And that’s how old Brent Musburger is.
As a kid in middle school, I remember Musburger as the host of the CBS show, The NFL Today. He was coupled with Irv Cross and Phyllis George and Jimmy the Greek. The latter three all are out of broadcasting, why does Musburger remain?
The self-proclaimed World Wide leader in sports in broadcasting is televising tonight’s BCS National Championship game between Notre Dame and Alabama. The contest was over shortly into the first quarter.
Musburger’s career has simply regressed over the last several years. John Madden retired, while still at the top of his game. Madden’s partner, Pat Summerall went with him. Musburger should take a clue.
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