Event Previews

NFL kicks-off tonight, Green Bay at Chicago: Brett Favre shared his memories of historic rivalry

The NFL begins its 100th season Thursday night as the Green Bay Packers visit the […]


Announcers

NFL Week #1: List of TV talent and geographic game coverage; ESPN’s Steve Levy does first pro game

  NFL TV Week # 1 Fox has the doubleheader this weekend. By NFL rule, […]


Columnist

Halby’s Morsels: No news is good news for Marv Albert; Dick Groat out after 40 years on Pitt radio

  With camps opening at the end of the month and no announcements to the […]


Instructional

A summer at a college baseball league gives budding voices hands-on experience to hone their skills

  Summer college baseball leagues across the country give players a chance to gather, stay […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: 49ers smartly hire Greg Papa; Hedrick only voice alive from first SB; Stories from the booth

  A delight hearing Greg Papa on 49ers broadcasts. Strong and gutsy decision by 49ers […]


Historical

President Jimmy Carter: While still Georgia governor, he gave Hank Aaron special tags, “HR-715”

    “American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator S. Douglass […]


Columnist

ESPN shortchanged viewers, sharing little background of the Taylor Townsend U. S. Open journey

Thursday afternoon at the U.S. Open, unseeded 23-year-old Taylor Townsend pulled off a tremendous upset, […]


Journalists

The Athletic, in 40 U.S. markets, hits 600,000 subscribers; Fichtenbaum hires reporters and columnists

For a half century, Sports Illustrated was a widely celebrated magazine and a constant subject of […]


Event Previews

Clemson’s Swinney, Texas’ Herman, Oregon’s Cristobal and Iowa State’s Campbell opine on SiriusXM

With two exciting games in the books, the 2019 college football season begins in earnest […]


Announcers

ESPN, Fox and CBS list their top college football announcers; Warning: Scorecard required

ESPN got a quick start and a good rating when it kicked off its college […]


Historical

First Major League Baseball game was on television, 80 years ago today on the forerunner to WNBC-TV

Eighty years ago today, August 26, 1939, Major League Baseball hit the television airwaves. Hit […]


Broadcasting

NFL TV rights in a changing world: Barron’s details current deals and explores the league’s media future

This past weekend, as the NFL was preparing to launch its 100th season, Barron’s ran […]