Sportscaster Jared Max: Sherman's Interview Was Over the Top

Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 05:58 PM

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Seattle Seahawks star Richard Sherman's boisterous rant on live TV was uncalled for and not suitable for children to hear, according to sportscaster Jared Max, a former 1050 ESPN New York host.

"I would not want my child certainly to see this and emulate this kind of behavior," Max told "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV.

"It says more … about who we are as a society than just him per se."

Story continues below video.

After Sherman, who is known as one of the top cornerbacks in the NFL, made a stunning defensive play near the end of the NFC Championship game vs. the San Francisco 49ers that sealed his team’s trip to the Super Bowl, he excitedly shouted to Fox Sports reporter Erin Andrews:

“I’m the best corner in the game! When you try me with a sorry receiver like [the 49ers’ Michael] Crabtree, that’s the result you are going to get! Don’t you even talk about me!”

“Who was talking about you?” Andrews asked.

"Crabtree! Don’t open your mouth about the best or I’m going to shut it for you real quick!" Sherman shot back.

He later apologized after Twitter lit up with complaints.

"The guy just sent his team into the Super Bowl with a huge interception and boom, they stick a camera in his face immediately. No cooling off period, no nothing, you get the star of the game. That's what happened," Max said.

"People.. who didn't know Richard Sherman already, [have come to realize he is a] Stanford grad, smart guy, and also a guy who likes to shout out. Well OK, in football, you're basically like a killer without a weapon."

See the “Steve Malzberg Show” on Newsmax TV each weekday live by clicking here now.                               

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

FALN Victim's Son: Return 2 Cop Killers Living in Cuba to US

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 17:45 PM

Two cop killers brazenly living in Cuba must be returned to the United States now that new diplomatic relations have bee . . .

Gordon Chang: NKorea Didn't Act Alone in Cyberattack

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 16:58 PM

North Korea did not act alone in its devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures, as President Barack Obama asserted on Fri . . .

Foreign Correspondent: Russians Starting to Question Putin

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 16:49 PM

The Russian people are starting to question Russian President Vladimir Putin after the collapse of the ruble on Tuesday, . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved