Eminem had awkward interview during Michigan-Notre Dame game (video)

September 8, 2013

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As the weekend’s big-name interviews went, it wasn’t quite Assad and Charlie Rose, but Eminem, Brent Musburger and Kirk Herbstreit made headlines of their own, with a magically, weirdly awkward interview during the Michigan-Notre Dame game Saturday.

The rapper was hawking his new video, Berzerk, and in the course of what passed for conversation, he confided that he’s not terribly excited about his new album, “The Marshall Mathers LP 2.” Also, Musburger is on his all-announcer team.

Eminem: “You’re a legend.”

Musburger: “You my friend, are the legend.”

Yikes.

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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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