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Tiki Barber Criticizes Costas' In-Studio Coaching

Posted on: January 25, 2008 11:55 am
Edited on: January 25, 2008 12:06 pm
Tiki Barber, long known to have been a clubhouse cancer for the New York Giants, lashing out at the coaching staff and other players. But now Tiki has had enough of his current situation as co-host of NBC's Football Night In America. In the locker room after this week's broadcast, after hanging his suit in his locker and showering with the other co-hosts, he made the statement that Bob Costas' coaching wasn't the right direction for their team.

"He's made some bad decisions that have really cost us some points in the ratings. We started off with running highlights? Everyone knows we should have been talking about the side-stories during the first segment. The audience knew exactly what was coming, and they flipped over to CBS because of it."

Costas, not one to back down from a challenge, fired back, "Tiki will run the plays I call, or he'll be riding the pine. I've got Sterling Sharpe sitting on the bench, and I'm not afraid to bring him in if we need him. Tiki is close to the 1,000 stupid banter joke mark, but that doesn't matter to me, I'll pull him anyway."

Barber says because of this he is now contemplating retirement at the end of the season.

Category: NFL

Since: Dec 22, 2009
Posted on: January 19, 2010 2:18 pm

Tiki Barber Criticizes Costas' In-Studio Coaching

Bob Costas has a Napolean complex. Never adds any useful information, just a lot of endless blabbering which in the end is more about his ego than anything important. Next thing you know, some idiots will want to make him the next baseball commissioner.

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