NFL Schedule

ESPN/ABC Monday Night’s Game, Cincy- Baltimore battle this Weekend; Sunday has 14 matches

NATIONAL  FOOTBALL LEAGUE NFL Week # 17 CBS has the doubleheader – Fox the single […]


Guest Columnist

An admirer of Vin Scully and a UNLV professor, tells how he met the Hall of Famer while a toddler

In August 2022, Jon Weisman, who has written beautiful essays on Vin Scully for his […]


NFL Schedule

This weekend America will be saturated with pro and college football, an everyday affair

A complicated weekend – A heavy NFL schedule over Thursday,  Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Lots […]


Featured

Vin Scully named 2022 Sportscaster of the Year; He died in August at 94; Other notables also identified

SPORTSCASTER OF YEAR – 2022 Vin Scully is inarguably sports’ best ever voice. He had […]


Historical

From the World Cup to the Immaculate Reception; Howard Cosell’s enormous pioneering work

This Week in Sports History 12/19 – 12/23   Oftentimes, the spectacle of sport […]


COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Yes, There’s college football’s Final Three; Yet there’s also a nice list of games leading into them

There are quite a few events that lead to the NCAA Football College Final Three. […]


Announcers

NFL Week # 15: Only 11 games on Sunday, 3 Saturday on NFL Network with bookends tonight and Monday

These folks have earned their praise and pay. Noah Eagle, Ian’s son, just a few […]


Historical

This week in sports history: Namath’s last game as a Jet; First ever NFL OT game, 50 years ago

This Week in Sports History 12/12 – 12/16 With the World Cup reaching its […]


Halby's Morsels

Army-Navy; The durability of over 100 years of battling on the field; Names connected with Vin Scully

Fifty-nine years ago, last November 22nd, the President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, […]


Curt Smith - Historian

Curt Smith: Cubs’ Pat Hughes named 2023 Ford C. Frick Award recipient; Will be honored next summer at HOF

In 1982, Hollywood released a sublime film, My Favorite Year, starring Peter O’Toole as […]


NFL Schedule

As we accelerate to the end-season, there are six bye teams in Week #14; Isn’t it unparalleled?

Longtime CBS and NBC versatile voice Tim Ryan spent seasons on the road calling the […]


COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Army-Navy highlights college football on TV; Through 2021, Navy leads the series 62–53–7

Friday, December 9 7 PM- FCS Quarterfinal: Samford at North Dakota State ESPN2:  Jay Alter, Dustin Fox, Lauren […]