NFL Week #14, CBS run 8 games Sunday, Fox only 5; Buck and Aikman work TNF, off Sunday

There are no byes this weekend. All 32 NFL teams play Houston, Cleveland and Buffalo […]


Dick Vitale called his first ESPN college basketball game 40 years ago Thursday, DePaul vs. Wisconsin

    ESPN’s Dick Vitale stepped onto the national stage forty years ago.Through the years, […]


NFL Week #12: Fox and CBS shuffle AFC/NFC games; Full schedule, talent, regional splits; NBC flexes

NFL week#12 TV schedule, announcers, regional coverage break down on Fox and CBS. Sideline reporters assigned to games


Roy Firestone, ex-ESPN great, talks Don Cherry and the intersection of sports, politics and social media

  The unsettling comments of Don Cherry took its toll. He was yanked off Hockey […]


College football on TV, Part #3: The voices I heard; the real good, the good and the not too good

  So last weekend I watched more college football. Some announcers’ names were somewhat familiar, […]


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. […]


It hasn’t been a good start to the year for the NBA; First China, then Kawhi Leonard’s absence irks ESPN

This has not been a good year for the NBA, and it’s only just begun. […]


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 […]


College football week #11: Full TV schedule; All networks, times, every announcer, CBS has LSU-Alabama

WEEK 11 Well, no more complaining please. We have it down to a five-day work […]


College football on TV: The games I watched, the voices I heard; The very good, the good and the so-so

This weekend was a good opportunity to sink my teeth into college football telecasts. Here’s […]


Paul Finebaum, a son of transplanted New Yorkers and Memphis reared, turned into an unlikely rock star

  Raise the name Paul Finebaum in the Southeast and it’s likely to trigger thoughts […]


Halby’s Morsels: Baseball voices now vs. past; NHL talent changes; ESPN plans 3000 college hoops telecasts

My mother, God bless her, she’s 95, always told me that if I have nothing […]