1993 NFL Live Pregame Piece (incomplete)

Posted by MassYoutubeUploader on Jan. 27, 2010

(c)1993 NFL (c)1993 NBC Universal Incomplete clip (was taped over) from a NFL Live! pregame segment on NBC for Week 6 (I believe). The piece features play-by-play man Marv Albert and commentator Paul Maguire, who were covering the 3-2 Cleveland Browns-0-5 Cincinnati Bengals game at Riverfront Stadium in Cincinnati. But the big story here involved the quarterback controversy between incumbent starter (and local hero) Bernie Kosar and Vinny Testaverde, the former Heisman Trophy winner who had underachieved in six seasons with Tampa Bay. Bill Behlichick had apparently decided to go with Testaverde, going so far as to say that the only way Kosar would get into a game would be if Testaverde was CARRIED off the field (emphasis mine) By midseason, Kosar would be unceremoniously dumped and wind up in Dallas as a backup to Troy Aikman (Kosar's only significant action with Dallas was in the NFC title game against San Francisco after Aikman went down with a concussion), ultimately advancing to Super Bowl XXVIII, where

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