Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 332,721, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUFan22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    31,630
    Points
    332,721
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 39
    Given: 37

    Factoid of the Week (from Peter King)

    In 1976, Cornell football coach George Seifert, in the midst of a disastrous 3-15 two-year run at the Ivy League school, prowled the sidelines during a 28-12 loss to Brown in upstate New York. He was fired after the season.

    In the Cornell radio booth that day, as he was for every game of the Big Red's debacle of a season, was student broadcaster Keith Olbermann.

    In the visitors' radio booth that day was Brown student broadcaster Chris Berman.

    The next season in which Seifert was a head coach (1989), he won a Super Bowl with the 49ers, while Berman and Olbermann critiqued him for ESPN.
    Link

    FYI...Olbermann will be the co-host of Sunday Night football on NBC. Not an announcer, but a co-host of their Football Night in America.

    Should be fun, I like Keith.



  2. #2
    Facebook Knows All
    Points: 269,490, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneworld's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    NE Oklahoma
    Posts
    15,961
    Points
    269,490
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 78
    Given: 23

    Re: Factoid of the Week (from Peter King)

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    FYI...Olbermann will be the co-host of Sunday Night football on NBC. Not an announcer, but a co-host of their Football Night in America.
    If they really want to get ratings...get Bill O'Reily as the other co-host.



  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 144,740, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    cybsball20's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    12,598
    Points
    144,740
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 62
    Given: 9

    Re: Factoid of the Week (from Peter King)

    Another funny thing about that is that Olberman actually doesn't like football... How a Sportscaster can't like football is beyond me but for him to get a football job is pretty funny...



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 06:00 PM