Al Michaels distinguished by NBC as “Member Emeritus” after 36 NFL prime time seasons; Thursdays next

AL MICHAELS FORMALLY BACK IN – ON NBC Iconic broadcaster Al Michaels formalized his broadcast […]


50 years ago, Al Michaels, nervous as they come, did his first World Series, standing near hero Curt Gowdy

Fifty years ago in 1972, a 27 year young Cincinnati Reds’ announcer, Al Michaels, […]


Sports on TV: It seems that winning or losing has become less important than who’s announcing the game

Football Announcers Switching Networks Dominate Coverage Broadcast sports has greatly changed over the years. Networks, […]


Halby’s Morsels: Kevin Burkhardt, Baseball on Fox and ESPN; Greg Olsen unsigned, Still – dots to connect

Mr. Information man, the NY Post’s Andrew Marchand, projects that Kevin Burkhardt is the […]


NFL TV play-by-play winners: Tirico, SNF; Michaels, Thursdays; Buck, ESPN and Fox TBD; Twists and turns

The musical chairs were never more active, neither were the moves, out one set of […]


Fox dumps $10 million of salary; Buck and Aikman go to ESPN; Fox should jump on Michaels and Costas

It appears that Joe Buck is the man. He’ll preside over ESPN’s NFL’s Monday Night […]


Fox might be cutting down on payroll; 3 play-by-play decisions undecided, Fox, ESPN and Amazon

In his Monday column last week, Peter King cited a source saying that Amazon […]


Please Al Michaels, don’t do it….Don’t say yes to working with Herbstreit; TNF TV looking at him

Kirk Herbstreit wants to be an NFL analyst in the worst way. If Amazon […]


Halby’s Morsels: Voices don’t have deep enough pockets to stuff their cash; ESPN was a better fit for Tirico

Mike Tirico hasn’t been a great match for NBC. Yet he’s a fine play-by-player and […]


Michaels and Collinsworth finish their enjoyable NBC run with a fun broadcast of LA Super Bowl

Sports Broadcast Journal Super Bowl Commentary and Notes Joe Cool: In lead-up to the […]


Super Bowl will be either boring or spirited; The offseason will start with a shuffling of TV chairs

The NFL’s 102nd season brought upon significant change. Whether it was adding a seventeenth […]


On Super Bowl Weekend, we recognize the top 11 sports voices, 75 or older; still on-air today

It’s the sports event of the year. For that matter, Sunday’s Super Bowl is […]