I'm posting this article for my dad, who hates the idiotic ramble from most sports announcers.
In Canada last weekend, a CFL game was broadcast sans announcers because of a media workers strike. How did the viewing public react to watching football without the inane babbling of sideline reporters and former athletes in the booth?
Turns out 10% more people tuned in than in an average week.
Watch out Al Michaels. We're coming for you next.