menu

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
SportsIllustrated.com is reporting that Brent Musburger has been offered the job of lead college football announcer for the upcoming SEC Network which debuts in August.
quote:

As first reported by James Andrew Miller, Musburger has been offered the job of lead college football announcer for the upcoming SEC Network, which debuts at the end of August. It is unclear whether Musburger will take that offer, as some sources I spoke with noted he is unhappy with how the process is shaking out. What seems clear is that Musburger is being pulled from the lead announcer spot for ABC's Saturday Night Football, which is ESPN's top game each week. (Musburger, via ESPN PR, turned down an interview request from SI.com. "He isn't doing any interviews on the subject," said an ESPN spokesperson.)
Complete Story

What is everyone's opinion on Musburger?
Filed Under: SEC Sports
Originally published on SECRant.com

Comments

14 Comments
Chicken: Him being like Keith Jackson is exectly why I don't want him. Jackson was the most egotistical absolute butthole on the face of the planet. I worked for him one game as a preoduction assistant back in the day and he was obnoxious, arrogant and he was KEITH JACKSON and you had better bow down and kiss the ring.
I worked with Bud Wilkinson and Duffy Daugherty from that point forward until the ABC contract expired. Bud was the consumate gentleman and Duffy was a blast. Both knew just about everything about Football and didn't ever make anyone on the crew feel second class
Rant mode ON [OFF]
Reply41 months
Herby and the Bucks will be happy, only worse choice would have been Verne.
Reply41 months
Finebaum, Muss and Clay Travis.
Reply41 months
stay strong HuggieBear, stay stong.
Reply41 months
I like Musberger...he is our generation's Keith Jackson...
Reply41 months
God, no. Please...no. Just no.
Reply41 months
Musburger??!? I hope this is all a joke...
Reply41 months
No!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Reply41 months
Could they not find anyone any worse?
Reply41 months
But why?
Reply41 months
Dear God, I don't ask for much. I didn't ask you for a trophy wife. I didn't ask you for one of those cushy high paying jobs. I didn't ask for a mansion with a swimming pool. I didn't ask for a BMW or Range Rover. I don't ask you for Natty's or even SEC titles. I just go with the flow, try to be a good steward...be good to my mean wife, work my arse off at my job, try and keep my normal house up, drive my Ford and support Ole Miss and that's damn tough. But Brent Musberger? Ok, I am asking now, why do you hate me?
Reply41 months
Brent is up to his nose in the Big 10 and Pac 12. Whomever he feels should win the game gets his favorable slant. He is not a good "disinterested" conveyor of the game.
Reply41 months
I like him better than Gary/Verne.
Reply41 months
Blechhhhhhh! My least favorite major football announcer.
Reply41 months
Popular Stories
comments18

2018 Florida RB Chris Curry Commits To LSU

Boom! Welcome aboard Chris!
comments9

Video: 'Fuddy Duddy' Paul Mainieri 'Caved In' On LSU Players & Their Hair

Here's what coach Mainieri had to say about the new LSU hair styles.
comments18

The Tigers Stay Alive, Beat Oregon State 3-1

LSU snapped OSU's 23-game win streak.
logoFollow TigerDroppings for LSU Football News
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to get the latest updates on LSU Football and Recruiting.

FacebookTwitterInstagram