Look at "Goldie" expanding his resume. Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) play-by-play commentator, Mike Goldberg, will be taking his vocal talents from the Octagon to the gridiron, as he has been pegged as contributing broadcaster and play-by-play man for a pair of games for NFL on FOX during the 2014-15 season.
A season that kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 when the defending champion Seattle Seahawks take on the Green Bay Packers.
"Goldie," however, won't be going into the NFL read news >>
With the NFL season quickly approaching, Fox has revealed its announcing teams for the 2014 season, and Ultimate Fighting Championship play-by-play commentator Mike Goldberg is included. read news >>
Longtime UFC voice Mike Goldberg will soon be heard on select NFL games this season on Fox.
Earlier today, Fox revealed its commentary and studio lineup for its 20th season broadcasting the NFL. The usual pairing of Joe Buck and Troy Aikman will be heard on marquee games throughout the year, as well as the new 2nd team of Kevin Burkhardt and John Lynch. But as this news relates to MMA fans, you'll also be hearing the voice of none other than Mike Goldberg. The 49-year-old won't feature on NFL br read news >>
Or as the online publication labeled it, "epic fail," after Goldy flopped on the popular rugby team. "Fueling the American stereotype of being completely ignorant about other countries, the US commentator announced, 'Here tonight in attendance, Jonah Lomu of the All Blacks, one of the greatest Australian Rules Football players of all time.' Jonah Lomu is, of course, not one of our greatest AFL players, but rather one of the world's greatest Rugby union players. You know, the sport that the All B read news >>
During the recent UFC broadcast from New Zealand, Mike Goldberg botched Jonah Lomu's name and sport in a moment that Australian media have said fuels the American stereotype of ignorance toward other countries.
News Corp Australia staff writers appear a bit less than thrilled with Mike Goldberg after his work over the weekend calling the action from the UFC's trip to New Zealand.
Right on the front page of News.com.au is the headline "UFC commentator’s massive fail" with the sub-header of "AMERI read news >>
Earlier this week, we presented some of the funnier glitches that gamers have captured in the new “EA Sports UFC” video game. Now, you can hear UFC broadcasters Joe Rogan and Mike Goldberg call the action.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
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Video: Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) commentators Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan preview the upcoming UFC Fight Night 44: "Swanson vs. Stephens" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.. read news >>
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Mark Munoz will make one last stand in the middleweight division as he tries to stay relevant in the 185-pound title hunt against former Strikeforce and DREAM champion Gegard Mousasi next weekend in Berlin, and UFC commentators Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan are here to tell you all about it. read news >>
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Who's the contender and who's the pretender? We're going to find out a week from Saturday night when rising welterweight warriors Matt Brown and Erick Silva hook 'em up in the main event of UFC Fight Night 40, which takes place on May 10, 2014, inside the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, and we've got UFC commentators Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan here to tell you all about it. read news >>
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Join Knockout Radio for the podcast that includes interviews with longtime UFC broadcaster Mike Goldberg, UFC on FOX 11 main eventer Travis Browne, the TUF Nations winners and our TUF 19 correspondent Mike King. read news >>
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UFC play-by-play commentator Mike Goldberg sat down with Sportsnet’s Showdown Joe to discuss a variety of topics, including his transition from hockey to the UFC, his hectic work schedule as well as his relationships with partner Joe Rogan, as well as UFC President Dana White. Mike Goldberg's voice has been synonymous with the Ultimate Fighting Championship for the past 17 years. He has been the play-by-play commentator for the organization since 1997, and has since taken part in the majority of read news >>