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    CBS - The NFL Today - Fires Sharpe & Marino

    CBS really did a P.C. move... Added Tony Gonzalez

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Longtime analysts Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe will not return to CBS' ''The NFL Today'' pregame show... CBS says recently retired star tight end Tony Gonzalez will join the network as an analyst for ''The NFL Today'' as well as other programming.

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    thats gay

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    In the early days the contentious back-and-forth between Marino & Esiason was Good TV

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    Hispanics demographic

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    Interesting

    Sharp could not speak English..Marino was average

    I think Boomer should of been bounced

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    Demographic hispanics

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    Quote Originally Posted by jjgold View Post

    Sharp could not speak English..

    He struggled with his diction

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    Marino and Sharpe acted like high school jocks. Glad they are gone. But ESPN has the worst NFL "analysts" by far: Keyshawn, Deion and Micheal Irvin.

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    Irvin and Sanders are not on ESPN

    Kewshawn is excellent

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    FWIW : online 'Net Worth' puts...

    Sharpe at 16M

    Marino at 35M


    Football been berry berry good to them

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    The CBS NFL pregame has been the gold standard forever, but it did seem to be getting a little stale last year.

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    Danny looks like a bettor to me

    Looks intense on Sundays

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smoke View Post
    Demographic hispanics
    Smokiest not cool

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    better than that clown marcellus wiley!

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    Who gives a fck. dead as a hammer.

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    Sharpe says...Bippity bappity boobity
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    Sharp is gonna have some corrective surgery. Then he'll be back and able to speak English.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tony_come View Post
    Smokiest not cool
    Toniest yessssssss

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    They should bring back Dieon Sanders. Not sure why they picked Gonzales since he was never a big talker. So they replaced a tight end with a bunch of big game experience with one that has only been out of the 1st round once, lol. Not sure how Gonzales can relate when playoff or Superbowl game talks begin.

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    I heard Shannon Sharpe is taking some time off to play "Bubba" in the Green Mile 2.

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    Sharp was just terrible. Did this guy go to College?

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    Marino I thought parted ways nice

    Both parties agreed

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    Quote Originally Posted by bb_skoots View Post
    Marino and Sharpe acted like high school jocks. Glad they are gone. But ESPN has the worst NFL "analysts" by far: Keyshawn, Deion and Micheal Irvin.
    Irvin and Deon aren't even on espn (nfl network).
    And Keyshawn is one of the few decent brothas doing football.

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    FOX pregame is better and funnier in my opinion

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    Quote Originally Posted by BennyBigNuts View Post
    Irvin and Deon aren't even on espn (nfl network).
    And Keyshawn is one of the few decent brothas doing football.
    There's no Deon on NFL Network either, I checked.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sacamano View Post
    FOX pregame is better and funnier in my opinion
    much

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    Quote Originally Posted by slacker00 View Post
    The CBS NFL pregame has been the gold standard forever, but it did seem to be getting a little stale last year.
    "Gold Standard" ??? You've got to be kidding. It is by FAR the worst of the pregame shows. Fox is not great but much better than CBS. CBS is boring, mundane, and has a lot of "forced laughter" between these morons. They are trying anything to spice it up. Just getting rid of Sharpe will be an improvement!

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    Marino was my favourite, and the only intelligent guy on the show. This was a terrible move unless he gets a job in the Miami Dolphins head office as a result.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Art Vandelay View Post
    "Gold Standard" ??? You've got to be kidding. It is by FAR the worst of the pregame shows. Fox is not great but much better than CBS. CBS is boring, mundane, and has a lot of "forced laughter" between these morons. They are trying anything to spice it up. Just getting rid of Sharpe will be an improvement!
    If you are watching just for the "yucks", then yes FOX is your show.

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