Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: A cynical view of Roone Arledge; ESPN’s NBA talent; More 70+ Voices; NFL TV rights

NBA on ESPN ESPN ran five games on Christmas Day.  The quintuple-header turned into an […]


Announcers

Are teams now putting more weight on broadcast experience when hiring coaches and managers?

  How valuable is broadcast experience as a preparatory platform to coach or manage? If […]


Event Previews

NFL Week #17: All Games Sunday – Fox, (8), CBS (7) and SNF on NBC; Every market listed for regionals

CBS has the doubleheader as does Fox this final weekend of the season. Games galore, […]


Announcers

Student of the Game: Marv Albert and Chris Webber good on game call; Entertainment lacks; They earn a B+

    For those not familiar or too young, Chris Webber, 46, was the NBA’s […]


Featured

The 11 biggest telecasts in NFL history, those that demonstrated the enormous power of the league

  From a fidgety black and white set in its early years to brilliant color […]


Columnist

CBS’ Director Bob Fishman enters the Sports Broadcasting HOF 60 years after being inspired by Vin Scully

  In 1959 when Bob Fishman was ten years old living in the Virgin Islands, […]


Event Previews

NFL Week #16: Saturday, NFL Network has a tripleheader; Sunday Games: Fox 6, CBS 5 and NBC 1

  CBS is the single player, Fox the doubleheader. CBS’ Jim Nantz and Tony Romo […]


Event Previews

2019 College Bowl Season: Full TV schedule – Networks, Times, All announcers through 1/13 title game

College Football Bowl Schedule covering 2019-20 Full Bowl schedule for your referencing convenience. ESPN has […]


Announcers

At least 119 sports voices, many big names, are 70+; Sportscasting is no longer a young person’s game

Some broadcasters think they’re beyond reproach. They refuse to recognize that the clock winds down […]


Journalists

Sports Illustrated: A retrospective by 6 former writers on what was great and what went wrong

  October 3rd has a special meaning to sports fans, particularly fans of baseball. On […]


Columnist

Celebrating the NFL’s 100th season: A baker’s dozen of the all-time best ‘team play-by-play announcers’

Radio was launched experimentally in 1921. The technology was a derivative of ship to shore radio […]


Event Previews

NFL Week # 15: Fox (7), CBS(7), NBC, ESPN and NFLN all at work; Regional markets and all talent listed!

No byes this weekend. All 32 NFL teams play. It’s Fox’ doubleheader. CBS has a […]