22 octombrie 2020

Troy Aikman, Joe Buck say hot-mic mocking of flyover taken out of context; part of inside joke

http://www.washingtontimes.com

Troy Aikman and Joe Buck are claiming that hot-mic comments in which the two NFL announcers seem to be mocking pre-game military flyovers are being taken out of context.The two men have given different, though not inconsistent, defenses of themselves in recent days after backlash over their comments before Sunday afternoon’s marquee day game on Fox.Mr. Buck said Thursday that the comments were actually mocking a left-leaning crew member and Mr. Aikman wrote Tuesday more generally that he is “an [...]