Commentary

A TV marathon, 30 hours of watching college football: 27 broadcasts critiqued; The good and not so good

Television was again overrun with college football this past weekend, especially since Friday night. […]


Announcers

From Brooklyn, home of the egg cream to Tuscaloosa, home of grits; Eli Gold has called 6 Alabama national titles

The Voice of the Tide, Eli Gold is a guy who loves his job […]


Announcers

Network TV’s Don Criqui- first season off football since 1965; Did NFL or Notre Dame nationally for 51 straight seasons

The Pro Football Hall of Fame doesn’t grant the Pete Rozelle Media Award to […]


Broadcasting

‘Good Morning Football’ – NFL Network’s diverse quartet mixes news and analysis with humor, spunk and depth

GMF features an actor, an author and a Canadian born ex-NFLer; not to mention a […]


Commentary and Notes

Halby’s Morsels: When a brash Tim McCarver dissed Jack Buck on-air; Aikman, Collinsworth, Joe Buck +

The Bucks, Aikman, Collinsworth and more Joe Buck’s autobiography Lucky Bastard is so good that […]


Columnist

Clippers’ Ralph Lawler, an LA all-time play-by-play great, now 80, will retire at the end of next season

RALPH LAWLER, A BELOVED STAR IN LOS ANGELES’ BROADCAST FIRMAMENT   So you’re playing that […]


Columnist

Brent Musburger, #3 all-time network sports personality, going strong in his 3d iteration! Voice of VSiN

Musburger on legalized betting: “The NFL is pushing for federal regulation, forgetting that the ship […]


Broadcasting

Clashing Announcers: A famous 1980 punch and other animosity; But a skirmish over a chair? Never!

Last week, two TV colleagues squabbled over who sits where in the broadcast booth. […]


Commentary

Al Michaels, NFL’s primetime voice for 33 seasons: “Howard Cosell deserves Hall of Fame recognition”

It’s Al Michaels season. Excuse me, it’s NFL season. What the heck’s the difference? They’re […]


Commentary

All-time ranking: The top 25 baseball cards of ex-players who became popular broadcasters

In this second part of our two part series, Sports Broadcast Journal takes you […]


Journalists

Lesley Visser: A pioneer who broke ground with gentle footsteps and without threats or accusations

Visser: When I asked then Patriots’ coach Chuck Fairbanks about one of his linebackers he […]


Reviews

Ranking: Top 25 cards of former players who are now in MLB booth

As the Major League Baseball season sprints to the final weeks of the pennant chase, […]