Reviews

Top 20 all-time network television sideliners; Some reporters expanded their roles in and out of sports

Top 20 Sideline Reporters All-Time: (Editor’s Note: Marcus Gronauer spent a chunk of time doing […]


Announcers

CBS’ good guy, James Brown – Success in the NFL Today studio hasn’t changed his unassuming way

  I first met James Brown in the 1980s when I called St. John’s University […]


Announcers

CBS, the SEC and Gary Danielson have become Saturday fixtures; Former NFL QB joined network in ’06

Gary Danielson is at the forefront of perhaps the most recognizable college football broadcasting brand […]


Historical

President Bill Clinton grew up listening to Harry Caray on Cardinals radio; Hillary loved the Cubs

“American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator S. Douglass Cater, “have […]


Interviews

Ex-ESPN interviewer Roy Firestone: To fans, Vin Scully is a father figure and Chick Hearn was a friend

  He’s sometimes referred to as the ‘Oprah Winfrey of Sports.’ Roy Firestone has done […]


Event Previews

ESPN, CBS and Fox release times and networks for 61 college games; Talent listed for all telecasts

Current weekend schedule click here: October 5-6 Wknd NFL Week #5: CBS and Fox regional […]


Event Previews

NFL Week#3: CBS’ Nantz and Romo have Saints@Seattle; Fox’ Buck and Aikman work TNF and are off Sunday

  Friends, another NFL weekend! Week #3. FULL SCHEDULE, TALENT AND NETWORK GEOGRAPHY BELOW Arizona […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Scully’s first contract; Voices who do both college and NFL; Analysts doing 2 sports

A TMZ story surfaced last week about a letter of agreement covering the employment terms […]


Event Previews

ESPN, FOX and CBS have tons of college games this weekend; Fowler and Herbstreit in a one-time split

Lots more college football this weekend for your viewing enjoyment. Some notes: ESPN’s top college […]


Historical

George H. W. Bush: “Baseball has everything”; The 41st president’s love for the game never waned

  “American Presidents, like great French restaurants,” said the writer and educator S. Douglass Cater, […]


Event Previews

Fox runs NFL DH in Week # 2; Buck and Aikman call 2 games; CBS’ Nantz and Romo in Oakland

Week # 2: Brief comments, full schedules, announcers, coverage and geography. Below, spotlight on Brandon […]


Columnist

ESPN’s finest decade, the 90s: The dozen new arrivals who helped build the network’s popularity

ESPN’s second ten years, the 90s, were the mothership’s best stretch. To those engaged, they […]