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Did I really just see that?!

One of my many pet peeves about NFL television broadcasts is the focus on a "narrative," usually played out by zooming in on players and coaches on the sidelines hoping to see them scream in anger, or smile, or jump around and celebrate. Annoyingly, this usually happens when actual action is happening, or just happened and I'd really like to see an instant replay. But instead of seeing how the running back was able to run untouched for 15 yards and a first down, we instead have to watch the opposing coach stand there stoically and blink his eyes. Oh! Teh drama!

As a result, I was extremely excited to finally see something interesting during one of those glances at the sideline. The Steelers were in the red zone, poised for a score. The cameraman finds the opposing quarterback Mark Sanchez on the sideline, probably hoping that he's wailing and gnashing his teeth. But instead:



That. Was. Awesome!

Comments

Stephanie Casey said…
This was my favorite part of the game:

http://sports.yahoo.com/nfl/blog/shutdown_corner/post/Mendenhall-must-explain-mounting-Roethlisberger-?urn=nfl-312357
Stephanie Casey said…
here's another link to try: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CkB8y-WbqfY

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