• NFL Considering Announcers With Changes

    NFL Considering Announcers With Changes0

    The NFL is looking at how to grab more viewers to its games with the possibility of shortening halftime, having fewer commercial breaks, and having the P. A. announcer make penalty announcements, among other things. The changes are noted in this piece from Street & Smith’s Sports Business Journal which came out earlier this week.

  • Announcer Line-ups

    Announcer Line-ups0

    We’ve begun posting the daily P. A. announcer line-ups on Twitter.  Find them by following us @SportsAnnouncin.  You can also see the tweets at the bottom of the home page on our Twitter feed.  We’re also working on posting the line-ups daily on the website as well.  So far, we’re tracking the P. A. announcers

  • Sam Lagana is Rams P. A. Announcer

    Sam Lagana is Rams P. A. Announcer0

    With the NFL moving the Rams back to Los Angeles, the question was posed by many in the P. A. announcer community of who will be the voice of the Rams.  The answer is Sam Lagana who is a lifelong Los Angeles Rams fan. Palisadian-Post:  The Man Behind the Microphone Lagana had mentioned to several

  • Minnesota Vikings Pillage Alan Roach for P. A. Position

    Minnesota Vikings Pillage Alan Roach for P. A. Position0

    The voice, he’s that voice that you’ve heard that makes you say, “he’s a P. A. announcer”.  Alan Roach, who has worked Super Bowls, Olympics and many other high-profile events is now the P. A. announcer for the Minnesota Vikings the team announced today. Vikings.com:  Vikings Name Alan Roach PA Announcer at U. S. Bank

  • Saints Romig Passes Away

    Saints Romig Passes Away0

    A month ago, the voice of the Saints, Jerry Romig, passed away.  Jerry announced for the Saints for 44 years before handing the microphone to his son Mark in 2013. ESPN: Longtime Saints PA announcer Jerry Romig Dies at 86 The story linked above is one of dozens that were written about him after his

  • Life of an NFL Spotter

    Life of an NFL Spotter0

    This week, the Green Bay Packers have a bye week, a good chance for Andy Thompson to get some rest for the rest of the season at Lambeau Field.  Thompson’s name may not be as well known as Favre, Rodgers, or Starr, and he’s never played a down on the field, but he’s been there