The First Great Call Of The NFL Season
It seemed like a crazy thing when Tony Romo decided to bow out of the NFL and head into the broadcast booth. It seemed even crazier when CBS decided not only to hire Romo, but to also shove Phil Simms aside and install Romo next to the network’s no. 1 announcer Jim Nantz, thus making him the channel’s de facto top game analyst. No one has made a move like that since John Madden left the sidelines to jump into the broadcast booth–and even Madden needed a little seasoning before he became The Guy.
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Nantz, Wolfson, and newcomer Tony Romo: the new guy makes a great call
After Sunday’s season opener, none of it seems all that crazy anymore. Continue reading The First Great Call Of The NFL Season