News

Morsels and Jottings: 3.4.18

Assorted musings and recent news.


Interviews

Mike Patrick: Will Miss ESPN Crew; Opposes Putting Play-by-Play Team in Studio

Mike Patrick, whose name was almost interchangeable with ESPN for some 36 years, has left the network. Mike’s first ESPN assignment was in 1982.


Announcers

Following Two Giants: Woody Durham at North Carolina and Bob Harris at Duke

David Shumate and Jones Angell discuss legacies and NC basketball.


Interviews

Really! Brooklyn’s Andy Furman, A Cincinnati Radio Legend

Not all roads lead to where you think you’re headed.


Interviews

Steve Levy, A Ubiquitous Iron Man: He’s Here, There, and Everywhere

Levy worked at WFAN in New York in the late 80s, before going on to establish himself at New York’s Channel 2, MSG Network, and ESPN.


News

Morsels and Jottings: 2.19.18

Final thoughts on football broadcasts.


Broadcasting

Streaming of Orange Sports Creates Even More On-Air Opportunities For Syracuse Students

Syracuse distinguishes itself from other schools in the ACC or SEC because the announcers for its live streams are predominantly students.


Broadcasting

NFL Says Interest in Radio Row Is Still Very Strong

It’s no secret that revenue for traditional radio has weakened precipitously in recent years.


Business

Play-By-Play Streaming: A Wild-West Frontier -Announcers Needed!

Discussion with Ryan Ermeling, founder of Stretch Internet, about the explosion of play-by-play streamcasts.


Interviews

A Candid Al Jaffe Talks ESPN Talent and the Network’s Future

Rich Eisen dubbed the former exec “The Kingmaker.”


Announcers

A Lifetime’s Lesson in a Single Session With Marty Glickman

Meeting the Legendary Broadcaster in 1973.


Reviews

As I See It: Coverage of the 2018 Super Bowl

Super Bowl XIILCXXILLCCIX was the greatest Arena Football game I’ve ever seen. Welcome to my snarky Super Bowl review.