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    Best Commentators Quotes that you remember.

    What have been some of some of your favorite quotes that commentators have said during sports? (I know I put this in a football thread but it doesn't have to be said in a football game).

    I have two favorite quotes that happened during college football games. The first one was during the matchup of Michigan State vs. Georgia in a bowl game. One team was getting flagged for a lot of penalties. The commentator makes the comment that this team is like Plaxico Burress, they keep shooting themselves.

    Another one of my favorite quotes happened last year when Oklahoma played BYU. Sam Bradford injuries his shoulder and in comes second-stringer Landry Jones. The commentator for the game makes the joke that Landry has the perfect football mustache... 11 hairs on each side.



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    John Madden "he is the cheese in this teams macaroni"

    I cant stand that guy but that slew me.



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    Once while watching Professional Bull Riding the commentator had a gem: "That bull was ugly and cantankerous...kind of like a blind date!" (I especially like the use of cantankerous. I don't hear that too often in sports.)


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    Re: Best Commentators Quotes that you remember.

    Dave Lapham when Todd Blythe got his helmet ripped off by UT made me chuckle.



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    Re: Best Commentators Quotes that you remember.

    Clark Kellog has had some good ones when doing Iowa State games in the 90's.

    Team had poor spacing - "They're all graped up."
    Guy takes one to the crotch - "Hit him in the family jewels."



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    Re: Best Commentators Quotes that you remember.

    Quote Originally Posted by WhoISthis View Post
    Dave Lapham when Todd Blythe got his helmet ripped off by UT made me chuckle.
    Ah yes, the face rape - that is a classic



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    During one of our men's basketball games a year or two ago. I don't remember who was shooting, but someone put up a shot and Dave Armstrong said:

    "It's a floater that won't go."



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    Shortly after Rick Neuheisel took the UCLA job he was being interviewed by Bob Griese. Rick had not been at UCAL long but was already on a recruiting trip. Greise aksed Rick if he has already passed his NCAA test to be recruiting. Rick replied he had. Griese then said " Good. Cuz you know you have had issues with the NCAA in tha past." The look on Neuheisel's face was priceless.



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    Thom Brennaman provided some good ones that made me laugh in the 2009 BCS game.

    “If you’re fortunate enough to spend five minutes or 20 minutes around Tim Tebow, your life is better for it.”

    Even after Tebow earned a 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for taunting Oklahoma’s defense, Brennaman claimed: “That might be the first thing he’s ever done wrong.”


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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bff_09uGi70]YouTube - "That's Kinda Gay"[/ame]



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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYIrsCADoM8]YouTube - Unfortunate Comment[/ame]



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    Dizzy Dean from the 1950's. The camera showed a young couple kissing sitting out in center field. Dizzy says "he kisses her on the strikes and she kisses him on the balls". There was a long period of silence when they realized what he said.



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    Good 'ol Gus Johnson
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    Re: Best Commentators Quotes that you remember.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    You beat me to it.

    Looooooooooooooooove this one. Anything with Gus Johnson is money.



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    Quote Originally Posted by cycopath25
    Looooooooooooooooove this one. Anything with Gus Johnson is money.
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