Penn State Head Coach Bill O’Brien gave a halftime interview today to ESPN’s Paul Carcaterra that was…extremely relevant, meaningful and added so much value to the broadcast of the Nittany Lions overtime win over the Illini.
A game that was pretty much the college football equivalent of emo music; very consumable yet extremely depressing all around. Bill O’Brien was obviously upset by the questionable roughing the passer call that ended the half a few moments before this interview was conducted. So I understand why he was upset. And B.O.B. wisely avoided saying anything that would get him in trouble for criticizing the officiating.
Watch the signature moment of this classic Bill O’Brien interview:
This is even better than the classic Gregg Popovich and Doris Burke “turnovers” moment from last year’s NBA finals. Or the Bo Ryan and Tracy Wolfson nails-on-a-chalkboard affair from this past spring’s Big Ten Tournament. I’m not placing blame on Bill O’Brien here; I’m placing it on the tel