Sports News Without Access, Favor, Or Discretion

Revisiting the early days of instant replay: "But on a late autumn afternoon in Philadelphia nearly 45 years ago, the concept was so foreign that when footage of a one-yard touchdown run by Army quarterback Rollie Stichweh was replayed for viewers within seconds of its actually happening, announcer Lindsey Nelson fairly screamed into his microphone, "This is not live! Ladies and gentlemen, Army did not score again!" [LA Times]


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