Columnist

On a Friday, the nation stopped when JFK was assassinated; On Sunday, the NFL played – but not on TV

Commissioner Pete Rozelle was criticized for playing the games but decades later thoughts have changed […]


Columnist

College Football: Does the committee make you numb too? The playoff caters to the big conference brands

A commercial for something called Cool Sculpting warns of side effects such as “temporary numbness, […]


Columnist

Happy Thanksgiving: Lots in the broadcast space for which to be thankful!

       Thanksgiving is an inclusionary American holiday; a good day for all of […]


Columnist

ESPN’s Tessitore should tone it down; McFarland is getting better and Witten could improve in time

While we’ve had some time to catch our breath after Monday Night’s epic scoring fest between […]


Commentary

Decision on Marv Albert’s future as Turner’s lead NBA voice will likely wait until the season ends

  The New York Post’s Andrew Marchand reported last week that Turner is seriously considering […]


Columnist

Peter King: Telling it as he sees it; NFL needs a defensive lift; youth should start with flag football

When I was 9 and falling in love with the NFL. I anticipated the fresh […]


Columnist

The Heidi Game 50 years later; Those who remember the end won’t forget it, those who don’t, won’t believe it

Howard Katz, NFL broadcast head: “That couldn’t and wouldn’t happen today. And yes, social media […]


News

Shoutcasting and sportscasting have similar elements; Both can be throaty

Esports shoutcasting and traditional sports broadcasting share a lot of things, but they are also […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: One play-by-play voice doing all 9 innings on radio is too much! It’s a long season

  Think of the local television baseball names around the country. Few of them alternate […]


Commentary

Columnist: ESPN’s Steve Levy and Brian Griese college football’s best

Early in its infancy, ESPN hired John Walsh, a guy from Scranton, PA, to make […]


Interviews

ESPN’s Suzy Kolber, a pro’s pro and NFL fixture, talks life, her career and Joe Namath: “He’s a good person”

Kolber identifies Lesley Visser, Gayle Sierens and Robin Roberts as her three women pioneer sportscasters […]