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    Musberger

    I was cruising the ESPN boards today, which suck if you didn't already know (big s/o to CW and crew), and a topic was brought up that Brent Musberger would be announcing the KU game next week. There were a lot of people over there that seemed surprised by that. I thought that Musberger was sort of "normal" announcer for Big Monday games, no?

    I don't was this to become a "Better him than Dukie Vitale" or anything, just honestly curious... TIA


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    Re: Musberger

    I think he's announced every BigXII Big Monday game i've watched this year.

    I also think he's generally a horrible basketball announcer.



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    Re: Musberger

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    I think he's announced every BigXII Big Monday game i've watched this year.

    I also think he's generally a horrible basketball announcer.
    1) Yes.

    2) Yes.



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    Re: Musberger

    Better him than Dick Vitale!


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    Re: Musberger

    Can't stand either, but Dickie V is even less awful than Musberger. May as well just start out the game on mute with John Walters on, it usually takes me a while of listening before I get disgusted.



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    Re: Musberger

    I guess I don't care one way or the other, cuz I'll be at Hilton and won't have to listen to either DV or BM(zing? )!!!


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    Re: Musberger

    Quote Originally Posted by carvers4math View Post
    Can't stand either, but Dickie V is even less awful than Musberger. May as well just start out the game on mute with John Walters on, it usually takes me a while of listening before I get disgusted.
    Personally, I can deal with someone who is simply doing a bad job a lot easier than someone who is being an asshat attention whore.


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    Re: Musberger

    Should be fun. What if he happens to notice cowgirl in the audience? Maybe he'll launch her modeling career for the Dairy Association?



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    Re: Musberger

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Should be fun. What if he happens to notice cowgirl in the audience? Maybe he'll launch her modeling career for the Dairy Association?
    Just keep the old perv away from the Mayor's daughter.



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    Re: Musberger

    Drunk perv



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    Re: Musberger

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    Drunk perv
    He and Herbstreit were both three sheets to the wind when Kansas State was blowing out someone during football season.



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    Re: Musberger

    Musberger is the official play-by-play man for any Big 12 game on Big Monday



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    Re: Musberger

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    Musberger is the official play-by-play man for any Big 12 game on Big Monday
    The ones on ESPN, yes, and Fraschilla does Color. They talked about it on the broadcast last night...it will be Musbergers first game inside Hilton. Fraschilla told Musberger he would take him to Hickory Park or Wallabys.



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    Re: Musberger

    DOesn't he do games with Bobby Knight? Having Knight would make Mus tolerable.

    Edit: saw is was Fran with him, that's even better.



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    Re: Musberger

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    The ones on ESPN, yes, and Fraschilla does Color. They talked about it on the broadcast last night...it will be Musbergers first game inside Hilton. Fraschilla told Musberger he would take him to Hickory Park or Wallabys.
    Fraschilla is good, he is usually kind to us.



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