1978 Video Features Jon Miller’s Hair … System?

Never one to get stuck on one sport, ESPN broadcaster Jon Miller has weaved a long, lustrous career in a variety of broadcast capacities.

Jon Miller wearing a wig to call 1978 NASL soccer game video

(Miller also closet wildlife conservationist?)

From the video posted below, I myself learned today that Miller called NASL pro soccer matches in 1978.

Jon Miller wearing a wig to call 1978 NASL soccer game video

This particular telecast featured Miller on the call for a match (or as Miller called it, “ballgame”) between the Los Angeles Aztecs and San Jose Earthquakes at Spartan Stadium in San Jose.

Jon Miller wearing a wig to call 1978 NASL soccer game video

Watching the entire video, it’s astonishing to see how much Miller was able to cover that afternoon. (Scroll to 3:30 in the video.)
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