If I was doing the same thing in the States, I'd probably be getting lot more criticism, not only from the fans but also from the people themselves.I also recommend Carlson's weekly column on NFLUK.com, Friday Morning Tight End, the title of which nods a wink to Gregg Easterbrook's Tuesday Morning Quarterback column on ESPN.com, formerly on NFL.com and Football Outsiders.
Tuesday, 16 December 2008
Mike Carlson interview
Channel Five's late-night NFL analyst, Mike Carlson, is interviewed here in the Sticky Wickets section of PopMatters. It's an intelligent and interesting conversation between two people who know their stuff. Carlson is aware that his dry sense of humour is unlikely to be appreciated by a US TV audience: