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Ranking every 'Monday Night Football' announcer ever, from O.J. Simpson to Howard Cosell

Monday Night Football celebrated its 45th anniversary this week. In honor of the greatest television show in sports history hitting another birthday divisible by five, FTW ranked all the announcers who’ve ever sat in the hallowed booth for football’s biggest telecast. 2,198 more words


Al Michaels on Howard Cosell: "If he was king he would've wanted to be God"

Al Michaels was a guest on The Herd on Wednesday. Colin Cowherd asked about Howard Cosell. Michaels and Cosell worked together on ABC baseball telecasts toward the beginning and end of their respective careers, and over the years Michaels has shared some warming anecdotes as well as some horror stories. 85 more words


Frank Gifford Convinced Howard Cosell to Announce John Lennon's Death on Monday Night Football [VIDEO]

By: Jim Johnson

With the passing on Sunday of broadcaster and former NFL great Frank Gifford, we are reminded of one of the most memorable events to happen during ABC’s Monday Night Football, on which Gifford was an announcer for 27 years. 104 more words


Show Biz Buzz: Frank Gifford Has Died

Every weekday at 6:05 and 8:05 AM Valerie Knight gives us the latest celebrity gossip and Hollywood scoop.  Football star turned broadcaster Frank Gifford died Sunday at his Connecticut home, hear what he thought about he and Howard Cosell announcing the murder of John Lennon during “Monday Night Football’.   25 more words


Pro Football Hall Of Famer Frank Gifford Dies At 84

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NEW YORK (AP) — From the football field to the broadcast booth, Frank Gifford was a star. And a winner. 890 more words


Remembering NFL legend Frank Gifford, who was involved in one of the most infamous moments in MNF history

Famed NFL broadcaster and Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford died Sunday morning at the age of 84. His wife, NBC “Today” show co-host Kathie Lee Gifford, and family announced the news. 267 more words