History CatchPhrase / Sports

26th Dec '16 12:45:56 PM Xtifr
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* Legendary {{NBC}} (and later {{CBS}}) play-by-play man Dick Enberg would often exclaim "Oh my!" The tone would vary based on the type of play. Nowadays, as the San Diego Padres' PBP man, he uses "Touch 'em all!" when a Padres player hits a home run.

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* Legendary {{NBC}} Creator/{{NBC}} (and later {{CBS}}) Creator/{{CBS}}) play-by-play man Dick Enberg would often exclaim "Oh my!" The tone would vary based on the type of play. Nowadays, as the San Diego Padres' PBP man, he uses "Touch 'em all!" when a Padres player hits a home run.
15th Dec '16 12:41:49 AM KYCubbie
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* Peyton Manning uses the line audible "Omaha! Omaha!" so much that sponsors even noticed and mocked it in his commercials.

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* Peyton Manning uses Creator/PeytonManning used the line audible "Omaha! Omaha!" so much that sponsors even noticed and mocked it in his commercials.



** During Dan Patrick and [[CountdownWithKeithOlbermann Keith Olbermann]]'s {{SportsCenter}} tenure; both would borrow the phrase (in Olbermann's case; it doubled as a ShoutOut since Rosen was Olbermann's first boss when Keith started out at UPI Radio).
* Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully always opens his broadcasts with, "Hi, everybody, and a very pleasant good afternoon/evening to you, wherever you may be."

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** During Dan Patrick and [[CountdownWithKeithOlbermann Keith Olbermann]]'s {{SportsCenter}} ''Series/SportsCenter'' tenure; both would borrow the phrase (in Olbermann's case; it doubled as a ShoutOut since Rosen was Olbermann's first boss when Keith started out at UPI Radio).
* Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully always opens opened his broadcasts with, "Hi, everybody, and a very pleasant good afternoon/evening to you, wherever you may be."



** Berman spoofed himself with his appearance in Hootie & the Blowfish's music video for "Only Wanna Be With You", where he shouts despairingly "They do not! Go! All! The! Way!"

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** Berman spoofed himself with his appearance in Hootie & the Blowfish's Music/HootieAndTheBlowfish's music video for "Only Wanna Be With You", where he shouts despairingly "They do not! Go! All! The! Way!"



** As long as we're on {{ESPN}} sportscasters, we have to mention Stuart Scott, and his prolific use of "'''Booyah!'''"

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** As long as we're on {{ESPN}} Creator/{{ESPN}} sportscasters, we have to mention Stuart Scott, and his prolific use of "'''Booyah!'''"



* ''FormulaOne'''s commentators upon the race starts:

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* ''FormulaOne'''s ''UsefulNotes/FormulaOne'''s commentators upon the race starts:
20th Oct '15 2:29:26 AM YourEternalTroper
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* Auto racing's [[UsefulNotes/{{NASCAR}} Darrell Waltrip]]: "Boogity boogity boogity! Let's go racin' boys!" and Larry McReynolds: "Reach up, pull those belts tight. One more time!"

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* Auto racing's [[UsefulNotes/{{NASCAR}} Darrell Waltrip]]: "Boogity boogity boogity! Let's go racin' boys!" and Larry McReynolds: [=McReynolds=]: "Reach up, pull those belts tight. One more time!"
5th Sep '15 6:47:07 PM nombretomado
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* Auto racing's [[{{NASCAR}} Darrell Waltrip]]: "Boogity boogity boogity! Let's go racin' boys!" and Larry McReynolds: "Reach up, pull those belts tight. One more time!"

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* Auto racing's [[{{NASCAR}} [[UsefulNotes/{{NASCAR}} Darrell Waltrip]]: "Boogity boogity boogity! Let's go racin' boys!" and Larry McReynolds: "Reach up, pull those belts tight. One more time!"
8th Jun '15 7:35:15 AM manat31790
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** Jonathan Legard loves abusing the word "problem" during 2009-10's BBC coverages.

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** Jonathan Legard loves abusing the word "problem" during 2009-10's 2009-2010's BBC coverages.
8th Jun '15 7:34:54 AM manat31790
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** Jonathan Legard loves abusing the word "problem" during 2009's BBC coverages.

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** Jonathan Legard loves abusing the word "problem" during 2009's 2009-10's BBC coverages.
8th Jun '15 7:30:16 AM manat31790
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** Murrey Walker's "And it's a Go! Go! Go!"

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** Murrey Walker's Walker: "And it's a Go! Go! Go!"
8th Jun '15 7:29:12 AM manat31790
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** Murrey Walker: "And it's a go! Go! Go!"

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** Murrey Walker: Walker's "And it's a go! Go! Go! Go!"



** David Croft: Lights out! And away we go!"

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** David Croft: Lights "Lights out! And away we go!"go!"
** Jonathan Legard loves abusing the word "problem" during 2009's BBC coverages.
8th Jun '15 7:25:33 AM manat31790
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* And of course the universal race starter "Gentlemen, start your engines!" (changed to "Drivers" when there are women in the field)

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* And of course the universal race starter "Gentlemen, start your engines!" (changed to "Drivers" when there are women in the field)field)
* ''FormulaOne'''s commentators upon the race starts:
** Murrey Walker: "And it's a go! Go! Go!"
** James Allen: "NOOOOOOWWWW!"
** David Croft: Lights out! And away we go!"
17th May '15 10:29:38 PM nombretomado
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* Add in ''HockeyNightInCanada'''s legendary Foster Hewitt - "He shoots, he scores!"

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* Add in ''HockeyNightInCanada'''s ''Series/HockeyNightInCanada'''s legendary Foster Hewitt - "He shoots, he scores!"
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