Tennessee A/V Creatives

Discussion in 'Vols Football' started by Tenacious D, Oct 27, 2019.

  1. Tenacious D

    Tenacious D The law is of supreme importance, or no importance

    Even as terrible as we’ve been, well everywhere, our media folks have always been on point. To fully appreciate their work, just check out the same at other schools. We’re women amongst girls, men amongst boys.

    Thought a thread to appreciate and archive their work was a good idea. Put’em all here.



     
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  2. Oldvol75

    Oldvol75 Super Bigfoot Guru Mod

    Watching that return from the endzone, you could see the lane as soon as he caught it and you knew he was going all the way!
     
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  3. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    The Admiral Schofield video in Neyland was top notch
     
  4. utvol0427

    utvol0427 Chieftain

    Yes.

     
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    utvol0427 Chieftain

  6. bostonvol

    bostonvol Chieftain

    After listening to that I understand why most of you detest Kesling.
     
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  7. ptclaus98

    ptclaus98 Contributor

    This is such a good one.
     
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  8. PilotFlyingJ

    PilotFlyingJ Well-Known Member

    99% of his calls are just relaying what his spotter says.
     
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  9. utvol0427

    utvol0427 Chieftain

    He calls games like Butch Jones coached, uninspired and confused.
     
  10. DownNDirty

    DownNDirty Contributor

    Kesling is the Orange Cassidy of announcing.
     
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  11. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    That Jennings TD catch was the worst call of all time. You’d have thought Jennings was the only guy on the field. No mention at all of breaking tackles
     
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  12. bostonvol

    bostonvol Chieftain

    Yes on both but especially uninspired. I was listening to that and wondering why he was monotone through the entire play. I’m not asking for him to be a Johnny Most level homer, but Jesus act like you care just a little.
     
  13. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    I just would like to know what the hell is going on
     
  14. NorrisAlan

    NorrisAlan Super Moderator

    And the score.

    Give the fricking score.
     
  15. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    tbh i feel like his energy level is the only thing that isn't terrible, or at least the bottom of the list of my grievances. there's no picture painted, no details. he calls it like it's TV and we can see it.
     
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  16. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    The call on Jauan's 1st touchdown was awful.
     
  17. IP

    IP Advanced Pruitt Apologetics Bot

    It's funny how we can fired coaches and assistants and ADs like it is nothing, but he has never been put to pasture.
     
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  18. cotton

    cotton Stand-up Philosopher

    I once heard an interview where ward talked about setting the scene on every play by giving the formation. "Backs in the I, two receivers to Manning's right, Nash to his left." It's amazing how much difference it can make.

    And I'm a kesling apologist, not bc I think he's good, but bc I listen to a lot of other schools' radio broadcast, at least sometimes. They are generally awful at the college level. I'd rate Bob as average for football, above for basketball. The field is that bad.
     
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  19. jackaro

    jackaro New Member

    To be an outstanding radio announcer it is likely that you need to come up through radio in your career, I cannot see a T.V. person making that transition. The problem with that is that the radio era has been gone for several decades, everybody with any talent has been in television for the past 40 plus years. I doubt we will ever have someone really able to call the play on the field and paint a picture like the great ones did. The last of the great ones were in the 1990's I am guessing, and they were long in the tooth at that time.
     
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  20. Tenacious D

    Tenacious D The law is of supreme importance, or no importance

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