Popular Cope expressions, or Cope-isms
Of his many unforgettable sayings, Myron Cope once said, "I never planned to use them, they just happened."
Here's a sampling of expressions Cope used on his radio show or during Steelers broadcasts:
|"Double Yoi"||Even better than Yoi!|
|"You betcha!"||I agree|
|"How do?"||How do you do?|
|"Cincy Bungles"||Cincinnati Bengals|
|"Cleve Brownies"||Cleveland Browns|
|"Emperor Chaz"||Chuck Noll|
|"Hmm-hah!"||A stall tactic while Cope gathered his thoughts|
|"Cope-a-stethic"||Everything is fine|
|"Cope-ra-scope"||Cope's version of a crystal ball|
|"Cope-a-nut"||A prize awarded to a talk show caller for an astute observation|
|"Bye now"||Cope's signature line when hanging up with a caller|
|Source: Tribune-Review research; The Associated Press|
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