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Boomer Esiason's Reaction To Halftime Show Went Viral

A closeup of Boomer Esiason.

NEWPORT, WALES - AUGUST 27: Boomer Esiason arrives at the red carpet Gala Dinner as part of The All-Star Cup Celebrity Golf event at the Celtic Manor Resort on August 27, 2005 Newport, Wales. The cup - the brainchild of Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly - sees 2 teams of 10 celebrities from Europe and the US taking part over the Roman Road course, venue of the 2010 Ryder Cup, with Colin Montgomerie and Mark O'Meara as the non-playing captains of the European and US teams respectively. The cup will be presented by Kirsty Gallacher and Jamie Theakston. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Boomer Esiason and his colleagues tried to run through their usual CBS halftime show this afternoon. Unfortunately, they were drowned out by a Walker Hayes concert.

Hayes, a country music artist, was the halftime performer at Arrowhead Stadium this afternoon. Unfortunately, the CBS studio crew, which is on-site for the game, was placed right next to speakers that were broadcasting Hayes' music.

The noise overwhelmed the panelists, and a chuckling Esiason went viral as it all unfolded.

"I have no idea what you just said," he told Nate Burleson while laughing.

That looks and sounds like a producer's nightmare. Boomer's lightheartedness helped ease the awkwardness of the situation though.

This is the final NFL broadcast for CBS this year, as FOX will do the NFC Championship Game, ABC/ESPN has the Pro Bowl and NBC has the Super Bowl rights.

You can bet when CBS next has its studio team on the field during a game next fall, they will be better prepared than they were today.