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Column: Announcing is tough

I love to watch football and was a little more than fired up to watch the Denver Broncos open the NFL season with a Monday Night Football matchup at Seattle.

It turns out it was a very bizarre game with an awful ending. Even worse, I had to listen to Troy Aikman and Joe Buck announce the game. Whenever I have to hear the duo, it is worse than nails screeching on my grade school chalkboard, and by around the second quarter, I need to put the game on mute to keep my sanity. It’s even worse when Buck is calling a baseball game. I don’t think I’ve had the sound on for a World Series for 10-plus ye...