View Poll Results: What is your favorite announcing team in sports?

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  • Golf...Nantz, McCord, and Feherty

    10 15.87%
  • NFL...Tirico, Gruden, and Jaws

    4 6.35%
  • MLB...Buck and McCarver

    5 7.94%
  • Boxing...Lampley and Merchant

    1 1.59%
  • College Basketball...Nantz and Gus Johnson

    14 22.22%
  • College Football...Musberger and Herbstreit

    9 14.29%
  • Misc...Costas

    1 1.59%
  • OTHER (I know I forgot someone)

    19 30.16%
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    Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Who is your favorite announcing team in sports? I'm not talking about John Walters for Iowa State or Vin Scully for the Dodgers, but the top "National" team for each individual sport.



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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Dick Vitale.










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    Gus Johnson FTW



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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    I really enjoy Sean McDonough. I think he does a good job in football, basketball, and he even does the College World Series. I think the team of him, Jay Bilas, and Bill Raftery call great college basketball games.



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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    I do enjoy Bobby Knight telling it how it is.



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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Gus Johnson, Verne Lundquist, Brad Nessler



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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneJames View Post
    I really enjoy Sean McDonough. I think he does a good job in football, basketball, and he even does the College World Series. I think the team of him, Jay Bilas, and Bill Raftery call great college basketball games.
    Second this. Now that they got rid of Billy Packer, almost every CBS team come tourney time is really a pleasure to listen to.

    Also, Fran Fraschilla. The guy knows his stuff.

    And, in a non-basketball context, Jim Nantz of CBS. Listening to him at The Masters every year harkens back to the 'glory days' of television. Not always perfect, but I really enjoy his stuff.

    Of course, now there's a poll. We always tend to complain about the commentary on for our games, on channels like FSN, Versus, or ESPN+, but at the top, there are really some good people.


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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Joe Piscopo - LIVE!


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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Kevin Harlan



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    Joe Buck/Troy Aikman


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    Len and Bob!


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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Gus Johson, Dick Stockton, Kevin Harlan. I also think Marv Albert is great on national radio broadcasts of the NFL


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    Bill Walton! LOL "Throw it down big man! one time!"


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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Costas is great. I like Musberger. Always have loved him when he did the OSU-UM games on ABC, especially when Keith Jackson was still there.

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    Re: Favorite sports announcer(s)

    Gus Johnson rocks.

    I like Bill Raftery too (yes i fell dirty for saying that) and they start off mandaman



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