Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 10/18/14

TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 13: Quarterback A. J. McCarron of the Alabama Crimson Tide sets for play against the Mississippi State Bulldogs November 13, 2010 at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
You are looking live at a press release from ESPN in response to the comments made by play-by-play man Brent Musberger during Monday night’s telecast of the BCS Championship. When ESPN’s camera capture shots of Alabama Crimson Tide’s AJ McCarron’s girlfriend, Katherine Webb, Musberger seemed to express a little too much excitement for those watching at home. ESPN has responded to the criticism on Tuesday: “We always try to capture interesting storylines and the relationship between an Auburn grad who is Miss Alabama and the current Alabama quarterback certainly met that test. However, we apologize that the commentary in this instance went too far and Brent understands that.” Just in case you missed the clip everyone was talking about, here it is. It did come across as a little creepy, but give the guy a break. It made the telecast slightly more interesting, considering it became a mere practice for Alabama.
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