Commentary

Network TV’s best ever ‘3-sport’ announcers: Gowdy, Enberg, Jackson, Stockton and Michaels

With the intersection of the baseball, football and basketball seasons, the country’s most popular […]


Announcers

Tim Brando, TV college football dean, says playoff system is flawed and that it favors the Power Five

Tim Brando’s call on Fox is distinct. It’s unmistakably Southern. The voice is a warm […]


Announcers

ESPN’s Karl Ravech believes that Major League Baseball should cut the length of games to 7 innings

The 25 year ESPN vet says,  “We don’t use the word viewers anymore. We’re available […]


Commentary

Part II – Another weekend of college football; More announcers -15 additional telecasts critiqued

On Saturdays, a few announce crews are distinct. Others are a blur. College football on […]


Announcers

Smooth succession: Brad Nessler follows legendary Verne Lundquist on CBS’ telecasts of SEC Football

Nessler: “The best compliment I can get is when I’m told that I sound like […]


Halby's Morsels

Halby’s Morsels: Older announcers can’t fight the clock; Few can withstand the winds of time

Amazon voices Storm and Kremer were very well prepared but lacked experience to caption the […]


Announcers

Paul Keels: 21 years calling Ohio State; A booming voice that covers the Buckeye Nation like a blanket

Paul Keels’ booming voice fills rooms and cars with an immaculate and unmistakable beat. His […]


Commentary

A TV marathon, 30 hours of watching college football: 27 broadcasts critiqued; The good and not so good

Television was again overrun with college football this past weekend, especially since Friday night. […]



Announcers

Network TV’s Don Criqui- first season off football since 1965; Did NFL or Notre Dame nationally for 51 straight seasons

The Pro Football Hall of Fame doesn’t grant the Pete Rozelle Media Award to […]


Broadcasting

‘Good Morning Football’ – NFL Network’s diverse quartet mixes news and analysis with humor, spunk and depth

GMF features an actor, an author and a Canadian born ex-NFLer; not to mention a […]


Commentary and Notes

Halby’s Morsels: When a brash Tim McCarver dissed Jack Buck on-air; Aikman, Collinsworth, Joe Buck +

The Bucks, Aikman, Collinsworth and more Joe Buck’s autobiography Lucky Bastard is so good that […]