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Question about a Super Bowl media day question

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by Mr. X, Jan 31, 2007.

  1. Mr. X

    Mr. X Active Member

    Does anyone know the story behind the question posed to Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith at Super Bowl media day about when he heard about his team getting the Super Bowl bid, making it sound like the NFL has a Selection Sunday?

    From television, it sounded like the person was from the United States, so it was probably not a case of someone being unfamiliar with the NFL. I was wondering if someone was try to goof on Smith.
  2. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    What is wrong with giving bids to the Super Bowl? The Bears would have had a nice BCS rating.

    Who needs all the playoff games? It takes players away from their families and strip clubs for too many weeks.
  3. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    I was positive before clicking on the thread that someone had pulled out the "How long have you been a black head coach?" question.
  4. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Boise State got screwed again ???
  5. sportsnut

    sportsnut Member

    I heard that the entertainment news magazine Access Hollywood had a reporter at NFL Media Day that was asking questions from there audience.

    So it could be them who asked such a question. They did ask Rex who would play you in a movie as well.

    Thats my answer regarding that question and a few other really stupid questions asked.
  6. moonlight

    moonlight Member

    Somebody asked Peyton Manning if Eli was adopted...
  7. SoSueMe

    SoSueMe Active Member

    I just laughed out loud. For real. Not that LOL type.
  8. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Which member of the NY Post did that? :)
  9. Probably a Howard Stern correspondent ... Stuttering John or someone.
  10. Claws for Concern

    Claws for Concern Active Member

    Did someone ask who Peyton Manning was, too?
  11. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    "Stuttering John" has been the studio announcer for Jay Leno for about 10 years now.
  12. Montezuma's Revenge

    Montezuma's Revenge Active Member

    That is damn funny.
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