Monday Night Football

Jon Gruden and Ron Jaworski Bringing "Tension" to MNF Booth?

TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 28: Coach Jon Gruden of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers directs play against the Oakland Raiders at Raymond James Stadium on December 28, 2008 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images
Ryan MaloneyContributor IIDecember 29, 2009

I didn't see the open of this week's Monday Night Football on ESPN, but I was made aware of a heated exchange between commentators Ron Jaworksi and Jon Gruden via Deadspin scribe Drew Magary's Twitter account .  Thankfully, someone had the good sense to upload said exchange onto YouTube.

Are the MNF producers encouraging Jaws and Chucky to bark at each other, or is there some legitimate animosity?  It's hard for me to tell from that clip alone.  But there have been multiple tweets popping up with claims that the tension has lingered throughout tonight's broadcast of the Minnesota-Chicago game. 

My opinion?  I don't know, I'm hopped up on antibiotics and steroids and watching wrestling.  My Giants are eliminated, it's hockey season.  Leave me alone.

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices