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Veteran sports executive Andy Dolich: Bill King belongs in both Pro Football and Naismith Halls of Fame

  I was lucky enough to be hired by the Haas family as Vice President […]

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NFL Week #5: CBS and Fox regional geography; Schedules for the 4 networks; and full list of announcers

WEEK #6 NOW AVAILABLE: NFL Week #6: Fox, CBS, NBC, ESPN and NFLN: Announcers, notes […]

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College football Week #6 – ESPN, Fox, NBC, CBS and Others: ALL times and ALL Announcers

  Choices galore this weekend. Baseball, college football and the NFL intersect. Hockey is here […]


NBC’s Mike Tirico flourishes being busy; Sunday Night Football, ND, Triple Crown, NHL, Golf, Indy 500 +

  A pro’s pro. How often have we heard that about those in sports broadcasting?  […]


With 44,000 sets in U.S., the first World Series telecast was 72 years ago today; See timeline: 1947-2019

  Seventy two years ago today, history was made. The first ever World Series game […]


Born 80 years ago, college football on TV was limited by the NCAA’s grip until stopped by the Supreme Court

    Next Saturday, October 5th, Duke will host its ACC home opener against Pitt. […]

Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: It’s all in the family with names like Albert, Caray, Kelly, Kuiper and Lazarus; Mike Tirico +

First, a programming note. Columnist Dan Mason had a lengthy interview yesterday with the most […]


George W. Bush said, ‘tongue in cheek,’ his worst mistake was trading Sammy Sosa to the White Sox

OUR PRESIDENTS, OURSELVES   “American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator […]


Has Fox’ college pre-game show, ‘Big Noon Kickoff’ left ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’ in the dust?

  Has ESPN’s College GameDay gotten stale? The better question might be: Has Fox’ college football pregame […]

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College Football Weekend#5, Full TV Schedule: CBS, Fox, ESPN +; All talent and networks, Over 60 games!

  FULL COLLEGE SCHEDULE – ALL TALENT Halby’s mouthfuls: Another weekend of college football, All […]

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NFL Week #4; Full CBS and Fox schedules and geographic coverage, ALL talent too for all telecasts

  Halby’s mouthfuls: CBS has the twin-bill, Fox the singleton. Joe Buck and Troy Aikman […]


Top 20 all-time network television sideliners; Some reporters expanded their roles in and out of sports

Top 20 Sideline Reporters All-Time: (Editor’s Note: Marcus Gronauer spent a chunk of time doing […]