Posted 2010/05/25 by matthewsf in Broadcasting. 18 Comments
Posted by Anonymous on 2010/05/25 at 11:35 PM
Posted by cesar on 2010/05/25 at 11:45 PM
Posted by Nick on 2010/05/26 at 5:06 AM
Agreed. I laughed out loud when I saw this. Another great Sportscenter Commercial.
Posted by 723FootballFilms on 2010/05/26 at 5:13 AM
I laughed harder at the title than I did the video.
Posted by Jay on 2010/05/26 at 7:59 AM
I laughed hard at both.
Posted by Tom on 2010/05/26 at 5:15 AM
Posted by The Gol Post on 2010/05/26 at 5:24 AM
Posted by pckilgore on 2010/05/26 at 7:18 AM
Best. Title. Ever.
Almost made me laugh harder than the commercial did last night.
Another funny idea — diving. Bump someone in the hallway and have them flying into a cubicle or something.
Posted by Nick on 2010/05/26 at 8:48 AM
Make sure they’re wearing an Italian jersey when it happens.
Posted by Eric on 2010/05/26 at 12:59 PM
TSG HOF nominees
Matt for his quote “The Copier Thinks Donovan Is Michael Bradley”
Nick for on diving ad…”make sure they’re wearing an Italian jersey when it happens”
Posted by Kevin U on 2010/05/26 at 12:21 PM
Love this commercial and I love the Jozy Altidore commercial too
Posted by matthewsf on 2010/05/26 at 12:31 PM
Seriously – here though – USSF should have instructed ESPN to put Mike Bradley in the commercial.
Given MB’s history (not present) the uber-fan would have loved how on-target the ad was.
Next, they should have had MB’s uncle (who works for ESPN) come up and show him how to do it — that would’ve been an inside joke until the word got out on it.
And…ESPN would have introduced America to a new star…
….who was the Coach’s son!
….so that when they bombard us with the Father’s Day story in South Africa it would be somewhat acceptable.
Posted by Kevin U on 2010/05/26 at 7:32 PM
It’s an Italian shirt……Yeah its nice, haha love that
Posted by i like tuesday on 2010/05/26 at 12:43 PM
I thought Landon was going to try to copy himself. This was much funnier than that. Nice title.
Posted by Swa on 2010/05/26 at 8:05 PM
I hope and pray they at least gave Big T, Boca, Gooch and Deuce chances to film their own commercials while in Bristol today. That’s really the core 6 in terms of raising the profile. I have visions of Big T basically reprising the Larry Fitz commercial where he catches everything, Gooch getting called for bogus fouls in something similar to the proposed diving ad while Captain Carlos argues with the “official”, and Deuce chatting with noted footy fans Ochocinco, Kobe and KG to show just how gangsta the sport really is.
Posted by ESPN: Assessing Pre-World Cup Efforts | on 2010/05/26 at 9:15 PM
[...] nice start (Was that Josh Elliott’s first commercial cap?), but Donovan brought it home with the copier/yellow card spot. Well-played, four-letter, [...]
Posted by ESPN: Assessing pre-World Cup efforts | Daniel J. Seco on 2011/11/03 at 9:10 AM
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