Historical

The early plight of women to cover sports was widespread: Getting equal access has been a long battle

Gender equality in sports media: Courageous acts from Visser, Ludtke, Elliott and others helped pave […]


Event Previews

NFL Week #2: CBS, ESPN, Fox, NBC and NFLN all set for full 16 game schedule; Talent and markets cleared

CBS has the doubleheader this week. Fox the singleton. Tim Brando moves from college this […]


Event Previews

College Football Week #3: 21 games on the docket: Networks, talent and times; Notre Dame on USA Network

Another weekend of college football. Still, a limited schedule. Next weekend, the SEC will kickoff. […]


Reviews

ESPN MNF: Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit, a 25 year duo, earn a B+ covering their first NFL game

ESPN traditionally opens its Monday Night NFL schedule of primetime games with a doubleheader. […]


Media

Paul Finebaum weighs in on football: “College athletes are gaining a louder and more resonant voice”

The football season is underway to the delight of millions of Americans. But before […]


Event Previews

NFL Week #1: CBS, ESPN, Fox and NBC proceed cautiously; Talent, schedule, market clearances

Early ratings today (Friday, 9/11) suggest that last night’s KC-Houston game was down 12% […]


Profile

How the media remembers the Hall of Famer and broadcaster, Tom Seaver, so identified with the Mets

The media remembers Tom Seaver Last week, the sports world mourned the loss of Tom […]


Guest Columnist

With hundreds of voices at retirement ages, Ralph Lawler, 82, tells us in his own words about his new world

Editor’s intro: The last time I heard Ralph Lawler call a game was in his […]


Social Media

As games took the spotlight, the talkies had things to say; Skip Bayless’ comments drew ire

The NBA playoffs got down to the business of playing this week and the talkies […]


Event Previews

College Football Week #2: ESPN, Fox, NBA and CBS Sports Network lead way; Full list of voices and times

Update: As for college football, ESPN confirmed that only feature games and ones running on […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Magic to simulcast; Voices silenced; Allowed remarks years ago are deadly today

Painful stretch for broadcasters continues It’s been a punishing few months in more ways […]


Reviews

41 for 41: Ranking ESPN’s top 41 studio personalities in its 41 years on-air; Top play-by-play voices too

ESPN’s top 41 studio personalities in its first 41 years  Based on being identifiable, […]