Opening up: Assessing TV World Series coverage, from the eyes of one who’s watched some six decades

Don Haley is a pen name, living the life of a sports media critic. […]


Remembering some powerful names: Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Elston Howard and Fernando Valenzuela

This Week in Sports History 11/7 – 11/11 As mid November approaches, we can officially […]


Canadian Dan Shulman leaving ESPN baseball after 12 World Series; Will continue with hoops and Jays TV

There was a time when baseball on radio drew tons of attention. Love affairs developed, […]

News and Notes

Halby’s Morsels: Network responses; Larsen’s Perfect Game; Costas; Joe Davis is much better

Ian Eagle and Jim Nantz We’ll start when a long-timer check-in  anonymous pro. “I […]


Tim Brando speaks out about a sport he knows best: Can Tide lose two straight?, LSU and Ole Miss

1- Tennessee yes, my poll was out before the Committee’s announcement, Tuesday night. I […]

NFL Schedule

NFL Week #9 – The season is moving unpredictably and rapidly – Eagles are surprisingly undefeated

The Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, New York Giants, Pittsburgh Steelers and San Francisco […]


College Football Week #10 – Some 250 games on TV! Biggest is #T2 Vols at #1 Georgia, 3:30 ET on CBS

Tennessee (T2 with Ohio State in AP Poll) vs. Georgia is unquestionably the best game […]


Curt Smith profiles Frick’s 2023 top ten, MLB is most transparent of all sports’ ballots; Winner named in Dec

It is striking how many broadcasters of the four major sports—baseball, basketball, football, and […]


Sports history thickens through the years; Events of the week and the voices who covered them

This week in sports and who covered them With the World Series between the […]


ESPN’s SVP, a Modern-Day Jimmy the Greek, but better; Scott Van Pelt has quietly made a name for himself

             Network broadcasting has come a long way dealing with […]


Fox’ Tim Brando assesses where things are heading, as Week #9 kicks off; Shares insight around America

Week #9 College Football with Tim Brando 1) Ohio St. finally faces a road test […]

NFL Schedule

A broad weekend for the NFL: Only 11 games total on CBS and Fox; Chicago-Dallas has 85% of U.S.

TV and Radio listings – NFL WEEK # 8 Fox – will have the NFL […]