Katherine Webb, perhaps the most famous girlfriend in the history of college football, made an appearance on the Today show on Wednesday morning. In an exclusive interview with Matt Lauer, Webb says she believes that no apology was necessary from ESPN for what some perceived as inappropriate comments made by Brent Musburger during the broadcast of the national championship game between Alabama and Notre Dame on Monday night.
Webb says she had little idea that she was the spark igniting a firestorm online as cameras focused upon her as she sat in the stands and watched boyfriend AJ McCarron and his Crimson Tide teammates obliterate the Fighting Irish. Now that she has learned that she was the object of Musburger’s admiration, she is more “flattered by the attention” than anything and that Musburger’s comments did not rise to the level of being disrespectful, nor did those comments require ESPN to apologize, something the network did via a statement issued on Tuesday.
Webb, when discussing her reaction to Musburger's comments about her as well as AJ McCarron's mother, told Lauer: “I think the media has been real unfair to him. I think that if he would have said something along the lines of we were hot or sexy or made any derogatory statements like that, I think that would have been a little bit different. But the fact that he said we were both beautiful and gorgeous, I don’t see why any woman wouldn’t be flattered by that. So, I think that they’ve been a little bit unfair to him.”
Lauer followed up, asking Webb, “So no reason for ESPN to apologize in your opinion?” Webb doesn't believe so, saying, "You know I don’t think it was needed, honestly. I mean, of course I appreciate it but at the same I don’t think that I needed an apology.”
Below is video of what caused the entire controversy:
A.J. McCarron confirmed in the last few days that Katherine Webb is his girlfriend, making him exactly what we figured — one of the luckiest guys around.
Word emerged a few weeks ago that the two appeared to be dating. Most of the hints came from Webb’s Twitter account. The Auburn graduate and Miss Alabama even talked about trading in the Tigers for the Crimson Tide. The two...
Aside from the Alabama offense the highlight of tonight’s National Championship Game has to be ESPN camera’s catching Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron’s mom and girlfriend sitting by each other and Brent Musburger’s reaction. Katherine Webb, McCarron’s girlfriend and Ms. Alabama has to be the first Auburn alum to wear an Alabama jersey out in [...]
What’s that? Two “AJ McCarron’s girlfriend” posts in the span of a few hours that is totally pandering for pageviews, you say? For shame, sir. I’m just here to point out that, lost in all of the “holy cow that girl is more than moderately attractive” sentiment that seems to be spreading about the internet is the picture below of Katherine Webb, taken with some...
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With Alabama already up 14-0 on Notre Dame BCS Championship Game, Brent Musburger decided to turn his attention to Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron’s girlfriend Katherine Webb.
And for Musburger, that means saying things like, “what a beautiful woman, wow!” Then following it up with a “Whoa!”
The post Make no mistake about it, Brent Musburger loves AJ McCarron’s...
During last night’s BCS National Championship rout game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, ESPN showed a short clip of Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron’s girlfriend, Miss Alabamba, Katherine Webb.
Immediately after that clip, Miss Alabama starting gaining twitter followers at an absurd rate. According to the master of useless statistical tweets...
Miami, FL (Sports Network) - AJ McCarron's quest to become the first-ever quarterback to win back-to-back National Championships seems to be in great shape, as Alabama has taken a 28-0 lead into the half against Notre Dame in the BCS title game.McCarron has thrown for 156 yards and a pair of touchdowns on 12-of-18 efficiency so far for the Crimson Tide, while Eddie Lacy has added...
Here is an interview with Miss Alabama Katherine Webb who talks about her views on the porn industry as well as if marijuana should be legalized or not. Webb was shown numerous times on ESPN's broadcast of the BCS title game on Monday night because she is the current girlfriend of Alabama's quarterback A.J. McCarron.
And so the rush to get Katherine Webb memorabilia on eBay has begun. This Bama mini helmet signed by Ms. Webb with a $200 price is the first known signed piece to be sold on eBay. The seller seems to have legitimate documentation with a photo of Webb signing a helmet. We’ve reached out to Ms. Webb to find out if the photo below is her legitimate autograph. According to the seller...
The coach no longer wears houndstooth. The result is the same. Another Alabama dynasty.
Quieting the Irish by the first play of the second quarter, Eddie Lacy, AJ McCarron and the No. 2 Crimson Tide rolled top-ranked Notre Dame 42-14 for the BCS championship Monday night, locking up a second consecutive national title and third in four years with another laugher of a title game...
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