ESPN’s Booger McFarland gets an A- calling SF-Seattle game; In his first season in the booth, he’s assertive!

The dreaded Booger-mobile has been retired and Jason Witten is back on the Dallas gridiron. […]


Gene Deckerhoff: Florida icon and state’s senior voice; 46 seasons with Noles and 31 with NFL’s Bucs

  Florida’s busiest play-by-play voice Gene Deckerhoff can’t disguise his unmistakable voice or temper his […]


College football on TV, Part #2: The voices I heard, the real good, the good and the not too good

This is part # 2. My observations last weekend watching college football all over the […]


Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2020 Ford Frick Award: Voters must ponder a deep and glittering ballot

  Late last week, the National Baseball Hall of Fame released its ballot covering the […]


Fox’ Joe Buck and John Smoltz deliver the goods on-air; They let Game #7 breathe

Notes and Reflections on Fox’ coverage of stimulating Game #7 of the World Series: Overview: […]


Top 25 all-time MLB voices who spent their entire careers with one team; First 3: Scully, Uecker, Buck

In 1974, Marty Brennaman arrived in Cincinnati and told it as he saw it for […]


Greg Olsen: A Tony Romo in waiting? Viewers took note on Sunday; For an on-air rookie, tight-end gets an A+

  The last big analyst to bust onto the NFL broadcast scene was Tony Romo. […]


Fired as Niagara coach in 1998, Jack Armstrong became a beloved Raptors commentator in Toronto

February 5th, 1999 was a day of firsts at what is now known as TD […]


CBS’ good guy, James Brown – Success in the NFL Today studio hasn’t changed his unassuming way

  I first met James Brown in the 1980s when I called St. John’s University […]


CBS, the SEC and Gary Danielson have become Saturday fixtures; Former NFL QB joined network in ’06

Gary Danielson is at the forefront of perhaps the most recognizable college football broadcasting brand […]


As football kicks off, TV sideliners share their roles and goals; Many are hard on themselves

  Michael Carter-Williams’ nose was bleeding like a faucet. The Orlando Magic guard had just […]


NFL Week #1: List of TV talent and geographic game coverage; ESPN’s Steve Levy does first pro game

  NFL TV Week # 1 Fox has the doubleheader this weekend. By NFL rule, […]