View Full Version : Real serious question about Rowell and Edenfield

RDA Trojan
10-26-2011, 08:09 AM
Is Rowell pronounced like low-well or like pow-well? I always said it like low-well, but I heard the announcers last night keep saying it like pow-well.

Same thing for Edenfield. They were saying Edd-in-field. I thought it was Ede-in-field.

Just trying to figure out who is wrong, me or the announcers.

Keep all comments on the coaching in another thread, this name pronunciation is serious bidness and I don't want my thread polluted with all that other meaningless talk about coaching.

10-26-2011, 08:11 AM
Played with Kenny. It is Ed-In-Field

10-26-2011, 08:34 AM
For JR, it's like pow-well,

and like dgoebel said, it's ed-in-field.

RDA Trojan
10-26-2011, 08:47 AM
Thanks. I hate saying that I was wrong, but I hate more saying that ESPN announcers were right!

I just knew a guy with the last name Rowell back in the day and he pronounced it like I was.