The Awful Announcing podcast for Super Bowl LIII.

On this week’s edition of the Awful Announcing podcast, host Ben Heisler chats with AA’s Andrew Bucholtz¬†about everything Super Bowl LIII, from CBS’ production to Tracy Wolfson’s postgame interview to the Barstool Sports/NFL feud and the less-than-stellar ratings for the big games.Subscribe on iTunes!Here’s the full rundown of the subjects covered.

  • 3:38: Ratings aside, should CBS feel good about what was in control of their broadcast?
  • 7:11: On the wild live TV moment of the postgame scrum with Tracy Wolfson & Tom Brady
  • 9:50: Has Jim Nantz changed for the better as a result of working alongside Tony Romo?
  • 11:38 – How CBS should feel about the ratings, both on the TV side and on the digital side
  • 14:22 – Should the digital numbers matter more to networks? Would the discussion be different if it were simply a good game?
  • 16:10 – Did it feel like there wasn’t a lot of juice leading up to the Super Bowl?
  • 19:53 – What would have been the most ideal matchup for BOTH the NFL and the fans
  • 20:30 – The Barstool vs NFL feud
  • 24:20 – What should we be looking forward to most in sports media in February?

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About Andrew Bucholtz

Andrew Bucholtz is a staff writer for Awful Announcing and The Comeback. He previously worked at Yahoo! Sports Canada and Black Press.