In 1963, Tony, a television producer and director was directing the CBS television coverage of the Army-Navy football game, when as an experiment; he tampered with a big bulky tape recording machine, the only kind used at that time.
Tony wanted to instantly show viewers replays of important plays.
Late in the game, Army quarterback Rollie Stichweh ran for a touchdown, which CBS broadcast live, and then thanks to Tony, amazed everyone by instantly replaying it.
An instant replay had never happened before.
So striking was it that the stunned play-by-play announcer Lindsey Nelson blurted out to viewers, "This is not live! Ladies and gentlemen, Army did not score again!"
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