Columnist

Voters face intriguing ballot to determine the Hall of Fame’s Frick winner for broadcast excellence

Should either the Reds’ Waite Hoyt or the Tigers’ Harry Heilmann win, it would mark […]


Commentary

Scully’s 1965 Koufax call was perfect; yet his most graphic was in 1959, describing a rhubarb at the Coliseum

In 1959, some three years before television replay was introduced, there was a wild argument […]


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 […]