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Bobke will be alongside Phil for the Tour

Old 06-27-19, 02:17 PM
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Bobke will be alongside Phil for the Tour

https://olympics.nbcsports.com/2019/...our-de-france/
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Old 06-27-19, 04:52 PM
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Looking forward to the gang. I just met Bobke last Saturday. Really nice guy. We talked Tour briefly.
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Old 06-27-19, 06:35 PM
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Great choice!
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Old 06-27-19, 06:42 PM
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Awesome
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Bob and Phil have done, and will continue to do, a great job for the play by play.

RIP Paul.

Let's see how this works out with VdV and Horner in the studio, along with Burmeister. Chris is a great straight man and foil and reflective commenter against the Bobke backdrop. Burmeister is reliable wallpaper and emcee. Who's going to step up and fill Bobke's shoes? My preliminary sense is Horner is a bit out there (even by Bob standards) and VdV is a bit straight.

Free safety Jens?
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Old 06-28-19, 01:33 AM
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hey if/when this guy comes available, he would have a few insights and stories, dunno how
photogenic and anecdotally captivating he is. total warrior tho.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Hansen
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Old 07-06-19, 06:28 PM
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Horner!

New color guy.

I see a bit of tension between Christian and Chris.

IMO - Christian will be the new Phil, Chris the new Robert.
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Originally Posted by Doge View Post
I see a bit of tension between Christian and Chris.
This. I noticed it several times this morning. In a way that's ok. Can't always agree on everything.
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This. I noticed it several times this morning. In a way that's ok. Can't always agree on everything.
I don't know if about cycling, or media job. Color goes to Honer. Commentary, to Christian. It is hard to own all the jerseys.
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Phil, Phil, Phil

His time has come and gone, after hearing him murder Tervuren yesterday it's clear you can't count on his pronunciation of anything anymore.

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I once heard him pronounce Claudio Chiapucci's name as "Claudio Chia- (insert vulgar name for woman's body part)".

I laughed for days over that.

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Well the other day Phil called one of the riders Hinault. My ears did a double take.
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I think Bobke is doing a great job.
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I think Bobke is doing a great job.
Caught the Off Script with Bobke and the interview was awesome. Super entertaining and informative.
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Lance called him Paul today on the broadcast.
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