Your NFL Announcing Schedule: Week Two (And A Week Three CBS Bonus)

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Indianapolis @ Tennessee, 1pm (CBS)- Greg Gumbel, Dan Dierdorf
Houston @ Carolina, 1pm (CBS)- Gus Johnson, Steve Tasker
Buffalo @ Pittsburgh, 1pm (CBS)- Ian Eagle, Solomon Wilcots
Cincinnati @ Cleveland, 1pm (CBS)- Bill Macatee, Steve Beuerlein
Green Bay @ NY Giants, 1pm (FOX)- Joe Buck, Troy Aikman
San Francisco @ St. Louis, 1pm (FOX)- Dick Stockton, Brian Baldinger
New Orleans @ Tampa Bay, 1pm (FOX)- Sam Rosen, Tim Ryan
Atlanta @ Jacksonville, 1pm (FOX)- Ron Pitts, Tony Boselli
Kansas City @ Chicago, 4pm (CBS)- Jim Nantz, Phil Simms
NY Jets @ Baltimore, 4pm (CBS)- Dick Enberg, Randy Cross
Oakland @ Denver, 4pm (CBS)- Kevin Harlan, Rich Gannon
Dallas @ Miami, 4pm (FOX)- Kenny Albert, Daryl Johnson, Tony Siragusa
Minnesota @ Detroit, 4pm (FOX)- Matt Vasgersian, J.C. Pearson
Seattle @ Arizona, 4pm (FOX)- Chris Rose, Terry Donahue

Chris Rose....really? The BDSSP Guy??? I know he did the pregame for FOX's Bowl Games, but NFL games? Umm...okay.

Bonus: CBS Week #3

1:00 PM Starts:

•San Diego @ Green Bay- Jim Nantz/Phil Simms
•Indianapolis @ Houston- Ian Eagle/Solomon Wilcots
•Miami @ N.Y. Jets- Greg Gumbel/Dan Dierdorf
•Buffalo @ New England- Kevin Harlan/Rich Gannon

4:05 PM Starts:

•Cincinnati @ Seattle- Gus Johnson/Steve Tasker
•Jacksonville @ Denver- Dick Enberg/Randy Cross
•Cleveland @ Oakland- Bill Macatee/Steve Beuerlein

Posted by Awful Announcing- at 3:03 PM


Houston fans rejoice, Gus is once again calling your games!!!

GMoney said...
Sep 12, 2007, 3:42:00 PM  

wow, gus gets a marquee game in week three, cinci vs seattle

Anonymous said...
Sep 12, 2007, 4:13:00 PM  

I was about to get angry when I saw that Fox is bringing its #1 crew to force-feed us more of the New York Giants Media Circus.

But I don't really see any other games on the Fox schedule that excite me. Talk about a "phone it in" week for them.

As a Saints fan, I'm glad to see that that the Saints and Sam Rosen are FINALLY reunited, now that America has jumped off the New Orleans Bandwagon.

Anonymous said...
Sep 12, 2007, 4:43:00 PM  

Hahaha....that's hilarious Anon #2.

Anon #1- I'm just as surprised as you are.

Sep 12, 2007, 4:52:00 PM  

is matt vasgersian now the new lions commentator & ron pitts to atlanta, a good way to bury very good announcers

Anonymous said...
Sep 12, 2007, 4:53:00 PM  

Nantz/Simms at KC/CHI are you kidding me that is the "National" CBS 2nd game of the doubleheader, shouldn't they move Indy @ Tennessee to the late start?

Rob said...
Sep 12, 2007, 5:17:00 PM  

I see Bill Macatee is replacing Don Criqui as Steve Beuerlein's partner, which is good... Criqui's Boston accent was driving me nuts throughout the entire Jacksonville-Tennessee game. It was so bad, Beuerlein's voice started to imitate it (and Beuerlein's from California).

I checked Criqui's Wikipedia page after the game, it's says he's from Buffalo. How the hell does a Buffalo guy get a thick Masshole accent like that?

Grimey said...
Sep 12, 2007, 5:49:00 PM  

YEAH!!! I get Gus Johnson!!!

Mookie said...
Sep 12, 2007, 5:59:00 PM  


i live in tucson....i miss the good ol' days when the cardinals home games were blacked out

dan said...
Sep 12, 2007, 9:39:00 PM  

Gus Johnson's calling the Cincy/Seattle game?

That just made my day right there.

Anonymous said...
Sep 12, 2007, 9:51:00 PM  

I know I should take em one game at a time, but it's really hard not to look ahead to that Week 3 Cleveland@Oakland matchup.

Anonymous said...
Sep 12, 2007, 10:27:00 PM  

Grimey --

Criqui has been doing Patriots preseason games for a number of seasons now, so I'm sure he spends a lot of time in the Boston area.

Dollar said...
Sep 13, 2007, 12:28:00 AM  

This thread needs more Joe Buck bashing.

Kyle said...
Sep 13, 2007, 1:12:00 AM  

Dan Dierdorf. Thsuper thsweet!!!!

OK, why does the Buck-Aikman combination ALWAYS do NFC East?

Anonymous said...
Sep 13, 2007, 9:28:00 AM  

Don't you know? The NFC is the most important division in football!

It's so damn condescending. The Giants are a trainwreck. And I'm supposed to care, ONLY because it's happening in New York.

The Cardinals are a trainwreck every year. You don't see Buck/Aikman covering their games, or a weekly "cover story" from every media outlet, detailing "what's wrong with the Cardinals." So why should I care because it's the Giants? Because there is a law that says that New York has to have the best teams in EVERY sport?

This New York hand-wringing is getting out of hand. It's getting almost as annoyng as the weekly "what's wrong with the Knicks" stories we're gonna get FOR THE FOURTH YEAR IN A ROW during basketball season.

There. I feel better.

Anonymous said...
Sep 13, 2007, 11:43:00 AM  

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