Jim Nantz

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Alex Reimer
February 04, 2019 - 12:07 am
Tony Romo spent large portions of his first ever Super Bowl broadcast complaining, and at some points openly mocking, the slop on the field that only resembled football in some tangential way. “This is hard to watch,” he said when Johnny Hekker trotted out for the eighth time in eight Rams...
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Alex Reimer
September 09, 2018 - 5:42 pm
Tony Romo found himself at a crossroads in his young broadcasting career at the end of last season. Throughout much of his rookie campaign in the booth, the affable ex-Cowboys QB delighted viewers with his clairvoyance and enthusiasm. He quickly earned high marks, with CBS Sports president Sean...
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Alex Reimer
January 18, 2018 - 11:58 am
It is seemingly impossible to like another person more than Jim Nantz likes Tony Romo. In an interview with Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch, Nantz speaks longingly about his new partner. According to Nantz, the two men developed a strong bond over golf while Romo was still playing in the NFL,...
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Alex Reimer
October 06, 2017 - 11:03 am
Tony Romo showed once again why he is the most insightful analyst in sports when he was on the call for Patriots-Buccaneers Thursday. Though there weren’t many moments of clairvoyance, he displayed a deep knowledge of both teams. When discussing Jameis Winston, for example, he recalled a stretch...
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January 18, 2017 - 4:12 pm
[caption id="attachment_116169" align="alignright" width="400"] Phil Simms likes the look of the Patriots' secondary. (Matthew Emmons/USA Today Sports)[/caption] Analyst Phil Simms, who will be calling the AFC championship game Sunday with Jim Nantz on CBS, said one of the most impressive things...
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January 05, 2016 - 3:06 am
[caption id="attachment_98645" align="alignright" width="375"] Peyton Manning 's recent HGH controversy wasn't discussed during the broadcast of Sunday's game. (Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)[/caption] Much was made of the fact that CBS announcer Jim Nantz and his broadcast partner, Phil Simms, didn...
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January 14, 2014 - 2:19 pm
CBS analysts Phil Simms and Boomer Esiason and play-by-play man Jim Nantz held a conference call Tuesday to discuss the Patriots-Broncos AFC title game. Here are a few highlights from that conference call (On the Tom Brady-Peyton Manning rivalry) Nantz: I think it transcends the NFL. This is...
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October 25, 2013 - 10:27 am
CBS will have Phil Simms and Jim Nantz work the Patriots-Dolphins game Sunday in Foxboro, and Simms weighed in on a couple of elements involving the contest earlier in the week. On Rob Gronkowski '€™s return: "It'€™s always good to have a good player, and especially a star, like Rob Gronkowski...
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February 11, 2012 - 1:29 pm
By Greg Cameron Just six days removed from last Sunday'€™s Super Bowl loss to the Giants , Patriots coach Bill Belichick hit the links as a part of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am as the amateur playing partner of PGA golfer Ricky Barnes . Currently, the pair sits in a tie for seventh place in...
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Kirk Minihane
January 18, 2011 - 9:04 am
CBS NFL analyst Phil Simms was a guest of the Dale & Holley show on Wednesday. Simms, who called the Patriots' 28-21 loss to the Jets with Jim Nantz on Sunday, was asked about Rex Ryan 's defensive game plan, which clearly frustrated Tom Brady and the rest of the New England offense. "He [Ryan...
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