Is Tim Ryan Network TV’s Most Versatile Announcer Ever?

Ryan discusses his latest book and a multifaceted resume.


Morsels and Jottings: 3.4.18

Assorted musings and recent news.


Mike Patrick: Will Miss ESPN Crew; Opposes Putting Play-by-Play Team in Studio

Mike Patrick, whose name was almost interchangeable with ESPN for some 36 years, has left the network. Mike’s first ESPN assignment was in 1982.


Really! Brooklyn’s Andy Furman, A Cincinnati Radio Legend

Not all roads lead to where you think you’re headed.


Steve Levy, A Ubiquitous Iron Man: He’s Here, There, and Everywhere

Levy worked at WFAN in New York in the late 80s, before going on to establish himself at New York’s Channel 2, MSG Network, and ESPN.


Morsels and Jottings: 2.19.18

Final thoughts on football broadcasts.


NFL Says Interest in Radio Row Is Still Very Strong

It’s no secret that revenue for traditional radio has weakened precipitously in recent years.


Play-By-Play Streaming: A Wild-West Frontier -Announcers Needed!

Discussion with Ryan Ermeling, founder of Stretch Internet, about the explosion of play-by-play streamcasts.


A Candid Al Jaffe Talks ESPN Talent and the Network’s Future

Rich Eisen dubbed the former exec “The Kingmaker.”


Halby’s Morsels and Jottings: 2.1.18

Random notes and observations from the recent sportscasting past.


Rich Eisen: The Face of NFL Network

After departing ESPN to form his own talk-show network, Eisen discusses the ups and downs of modern broadcasting and the shifting focus towards internet streaming.


Classic Jim Cramer on Sports Broadcasting

Cramer breaks down sportscasters like he does the market; from Al Michaels and Tony Romo to the Eagles’ Merrill Reese and those he heard growing up in Philadelphia.