Jim Nantz says he doesn't want to hear about announcer's jinx moments before jinxing Michael Badgley
With the Lions trailing by five points, kicker Michael Badgley came out to attempt a 29-yard field goal. Knowing, however, that he would be blamed if Badgley missed the kick, Nantz prefaced the moment by saying, "Do not talk to me about an announcer's jinx." Michael Badgley has not missed a kick all year, field goal or PAT. "- Jim NantzMichael Badgley proceeds to miss a 29-yard field goal attempt.🏈😂😬 pic.twitter.com/hjtdpNBD1i — Awful Announcing (@awfulannouncing) November 24, 2022Yeah, Badgley missed his first field goal of the season. Did Nantz actually jinx Badgley, causing him to miss his first field goal of the season?wftv.com
Lutz lifts Saints past hard-luck Chargers, 30-27 in OT
He’s got to do better but we could have done some other things better,” Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said. “This is how you grow as a team," Brees said. The Chargers (1-4) fell to their fourth straight loss by a touchdown or less, and the second in overtime. Then Brees found Cook open behind the Chargers’ secondary on third-and-long to tie it early in the fourth quarter. Saints: Enter their bye week, followed by a Week 7 home date with Carolina on Oct. 25.