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Mike Mixon-the confused announcer


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#1 CarolinaSamurai

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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:43 PM

Any one else frustrated by our "voice of the panthers" last night?
A few missteps
- Calvin Benjamin
- Godfrey ran up oh wait no that's a diff player with dreadlocks
- What teams out there???? First , second, eleventh???
- A panthers injured! Strait to commercial who cares what his name is. Enjoy squirming till we get back to find out.
-Let me make a joke or tell a pointless story while I should be calling play by play!
-Can he even mention players involved in a play?

Sure it's 90 players on each team but dude have a cheat sheet so you can look them up for us! He's got a good announcer voice but it's not enough!

I watched some of the other streams on nfl network and those local announcer called the plays, said the players involved, if they didn't know they'd pause to look it up.


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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:46 PM

Yes!

 



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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:48 PM

Yeah it was bad. Needs to improve or else

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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:50 PM

I find it hard to criticize Mick. I've grown up to his voice.



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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:50 PM

Also, the fact you said his name wrong in the thread title is either blissful irony or wittiness.....



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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:51 PM

He's sucked balls since day 1 and the addition of Kelli Whatever-her-name-is on the sidelines only makes things worse because she's terrible as well.

 

I don't know all the specifics, nor do I care, but Rosinski was the best and they haven't come close to that level of competence since.



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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:52 PM

mute button should solve your problem.  im too busy yelling at the tv to pay attention to whom did what in a broadcast booth.

 

i like his passion for the panthers.  ill take that over boring play by play monotony anyday.



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Posted 09 August 2014 - 02:59 PM

Also, the fact you said his name wrong in the thread title is either blissful irony or wittiness.....

I wish it was wittiness hahaha. Glad I don't get paid to write threads.


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Posted 09 August 2014 - 03:01 PM

The rock band analogy to start the broadcast wad like a kick in the teeth. So award.

He knows football, but I still don't like him as a play by play guy for all the reasons listed above.

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Posted 09 August 2014 - 03:19 PM

He uses the oddest analogies. The cream of a Krispy Kreme donut one topped the cake for me yesterday.

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Posted 09 August 2014 - 03:22 PM

When he mentioned the lead in someone's pencil my wife and I looked at each other and laughed.

 

Why was he talking about someone's boner?


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Posted 09 August 2014 - 03:23 PM

Mixon sucks. Give me Gross and Rucker.