Halby’s Morsels: A hectic weekend for football TV execs; Calling games remotely; NBA ratings sink; Costas

It’s not an easy job – Scheduling TV matters The NFL had to do some […]


Second in a series, media members born 100 years ago: Minneapolis icon Sid Hartman is still active today

SID HARTMAN (March 15, 1920 – October 18, 2020) Shortly after this article was posted, […]


NFL Week #4: CBS’ Pats–KC and Pittsburgh-Tenn games postponed; Market clearances, regional games

LISTED BELOW IS THE FINAL UNOFFICIAL DISTRIBUTION OF MARKETS FOR CBS AND FOX CBS has […]


College Football Week #5: CBS has #12 Texas A&M at #2 Alabama, ESPN #7 Auburn at #4 Georgia in primetime

The schedule is still thin¬† and will be until the Big Ten and Mountain West […]


Halby’s Morsels: Vin Scully and boss Walter O’Malley; 50 years of MNF; Keith Jackson; Ernie Harwell

Vin Scully has often said that baseball broadcast pioneer Red Barber was like a […]


NFL Week #3: Full TV schedule, Games, talent, market clearances, times; Al Michaels is off Sunday

Fox has the doubleheader and CBS the single game this weekend. Week #3 starts with […]


College Football Week #4: Hello SEC! CBS has Miss State at LSU; ESPN runs Florida St-Miami in primetime

CBS opens its SEC schedule as the league opens for business after a delay […]


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 […]


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. […]


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% […]


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: 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 […]