I’m Tony Gonzalez?

I’m Tony Gonzalez?

Jay Adams

Published September 19, 2011 at 4:00 PM

If you were watching Sunday Night Football on NBC and you hadn’t seen the movie “Anchorman,” you probably thought Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez was confused about his identity.

During primetime games, networks generally let starters do their own quick little introductions where they say their name and what college they went to. In recent years, these few seconds of air time have yielded all sorts of results from players trying to stand out and be different.

Some players replace their college with their high school and all sorts of variations from there.

Gonzalez, however, took the opportunity to pay homage to what I would consider one of the best comedies every written, “Anchorman.”

Here’s the clip from “Anchorman.”

And here’s Gonzalez’s Sunday Night Football intro:

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