Look at that little monkey run!
During the Halftime Highlights segment of Monday Night Football on September 24, 1973 when describing a 97-yard kickoff return by Washington Redskins player Herb Mul-Key against the St Louis Cardinals.
This is Howard Cosell telling it like it is.Howard Cosell
Down Goes Ellis! Down Goes Ellis! He is beaten!Howard Cosell
Legends die hard, and Ali is learning that even he cannot be forever young.Howard Cosell
This, we have to say it, remember this is just a football game, no matter who wins or loses. An unspeakable tragedy, confirmed to us by ABC News in New York City: John Lennon, outside of his apartment building on the West Side of New York City, the most famous, perhaps, of all of The Beatles, shot twice in the back, rushed to Roosevelt Hospital, dead ... on ... arrival. Hard to go back to the game after that newsflash, which in duty bound, we had to take.Howard Cosell
That little monkey. The theorem was that he was too small to play in the NFLHoward Cosell
I'm one helluva communicator.Howard Cosell
There it is, ladies and gentlemen, the Bronx is burning.Howard Cosell
History will reflect that Howard Cosell was easily the dominant sportscaster of all time, and certainly the most famous.Howard Cosell
That little monkey gets loose, doesn't he?Howard Cosell