Roasting the Caps

(via Monumental Network) After watching the debacle that was the Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe recently, it occurred to me that area sports fans would probably appreciate televised roasts of local celebrities and athletes. The idea sounds fun, but in practice, it would be a disaster. No matter how much we love these folks, they’re […]
Via Capitals Outsider
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning cracks Tom Brady 'Deflategate' joke during Rob Lowe roast

The Peyton Manning-Tom Brady rivalry lives on, even with Manning no longer playing football. Over the weekend, Manning was at Comedy Central’s Roast of Rob Lowe, and he dropped a Brady/Deflategate zinger during the roast. You may recall that in January of 2012, actor Rob Lowe (oddly) tweeted that Manning was retiring: Hearing my fave, #18 Peyton Manning will not return to...
Via The Comeback
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning will finally get his revenge on Rob Lowe

Four years ago, actor Rob Lowe caused quite a stir in NFL circles when he tweeted that then-Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning was going to retire following a series of neck surgeries. Ultimately, Lowe’s stint in the sports media world was short-lived and his tweet was promptly deleted after Peyton’s father, Archie Manning, dismissed the retirement rumors. Manning...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Lowe: ‘Heads Need To Roll’ After Los Angeles Dodgers’ Playoff Loss

Thursday night’s NLDS Game 5 between the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets proved one team is becoming a force while the other needs drastic changes. Dodgers’ fans nation wide were not happy about another early playoff exit, especially Rob Lowe. The definition of insanity: doing the same thing over and over, and expecting different results. Fire Mattingly. #Dodgers #MLBPlayoffs...
October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Basketball: Video: Coach Andy Kennedy Stars In Season Ticket Commercial Spoofing The Rob Lowe DirecTV Ads

If Andy Kennedy steps away from the Ole Miss basketball program any time soon, he may have a future in Hollywood. The Rebels head coach starred in a commercial for Ole Miss basketball season tickets, in which he spoofs the various Rob Lowe DirecTV commercials, playing both himself, and his alter ego “Randy Kennedy,” an undefeated youth basketball coach living in his mom’s basement...
Via College Spun
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Rob Lowe calls out San Francisco 49ers fans

So apparently actor Rob Lowe is not a fan of the Francisco 49ers or their new state of the art stadium. It is unclear why Lowe decided to go after the 49ers, but he probably has lost a few fans in the Bay Area by doing so.  (h/t Niners Nation)
Via FOX Sports
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

DirecTV ditches Rob Lowe in favor of a talking horse and Hannah Davis

Ed Note: This post appears courtesy our friends at sister site Awful Ads. A while back, we praised DirecTV for their Rob Lowe commercials. They were refreshing and comical takes on the tired topic of television. When the first couple ads debuted, we wanted to see Lowe in more and more ridiculous parodies of himself. That’s exactly what DirecTV delivered, but over time – like...
Via Awful Announcing
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter's GF Hannah Davis Replacing Rob Lowe in Direct TV Commercials

Do you find the Rob Lowe Direct TV commercials a little creepy? Do they bug you? For some reason do you just not like them? Well--then you will be happy to hear that the company is putting an end to them. No more Rob Lowe and his weird alter egos. Instead it will be Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Hannah Davis and her horse.Her talking horse.via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Shy bladder group upset by Rob Lowe DirecTV commerical

There isn't a sports viewer around who hasn't seen those bizarre DirecTV commercials starring Rob Lowe. They seemingly run on a loop during sporting events, so chances are you've seen the actor play an odd ball character while watching an MLB postseason game or NFL contest. There's "Creepy Rob Lowe": There's "Less Attractive Rob Lowe": There's "Crazy Hairy Rob Lowe": There's "Painfully...
Via FOX Sports
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Creepy and less attractive versions of Rob Lowe help pitch DIRECTV

Ever wonder what Rob Lowe would be like if he was a creepy, more disturbing version of himself? What would he be like if he wasn’t so attractive? Your questions have been answered thanks to this new campaign from DIRECTV. First, here’s what it’d be like if Lowe was creepy, watched cable and enjoyed hanging around the pool with a set of binoculars. Next, here’s Lowe if he...
Via Awful Advertisements
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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