I’ll never view the NFL the same again

Posted: October 4, 2010 in NFL

I had the privilege of watching every game today on NFL RedZone.  It’s wonderful.  It’s like Twitter on Sunday with video.  It continually jumps from one game to the other. 

On my TV, the Broncos @ Titans and the Lions @ Packers were on.  Not exactly must see TV.  On got on RZ it was poppin.  Saw the important parts of 8 games today.  It was glorious.  I’m not sure I can watch the NFL without RZ anymore.  It’s that crucial. Conflict.

The only downside? The guy’s voice.  He doesn’t have the voice to do the show, and he tended to talk over the broadcasters of the game we switch to.  Just switch us to the game and get out of the way. The analysts will bring us up to speed.

One other thing, there needs to be better filler when all the games are on commercial break.  Not sure how to fix that part though.  It felt like the guy was talkin to use up the time until the game(s) came back on. 

My only gripe is what took the NFL so long to create this? It renders ESPN superfluous. No need to wait until the end of the day to see the highlights because Infl watched them as they happened.

PS. I’m sure that Stank-0 is glad that KC is the last unbeaten team in the NFL, but how long will it last?
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