Al Michaels wasn’t asked back for his NFL Playoff game, Mike Tirico given two back-to-back overnight; Why?

More years than not since 1971, Al Michaels has waved the TV sports broadcast flag […]


A schedule made up of a peculiar NFL weekend; CBS loses 4% of its doubleheader inventory

CBS the doubleheader and Fox the singleton this weekend. Al Michaels won’t be on any […]


Starts tonight; Trio of Games again on a Saturday; Many tight races will maintain eyeballs

16 games, all teams will play this long weekend. Fox gets doubleheader and CBS has […]


An essay about many decades of listening to great broadcasters and their influences on other voices!

It’s Not A Foreign Language. It’s Just Sports Talk, Featuring Other Voices That Agree With […]


These are the final NFL regular season voices for 2023-24 teams; Amazon, CBS, ESPN. Fox and NBC,

CBS SPORTS – NFL Jim Nantz, Tony Romo Ian Eagle, Charles Davis Kevin Harlan, Trent […]


The NFL? Want the weekend schedule for what’s on tap, beginning tonight, here you are!

The meatiest weekend in the pre-season was condensed a year ago by the league […]


By the end of the day, we’ll know how Fox’ risk paid off. Will Burkhardt be better than Michaels or Buck?

What I remember most about covering a huge event is what I heard from Al […]


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 the earthquake World Series; the Holy War battles between Boston College and ND plus more

This Week in Sports and Sports Broadcast History 10/24 – 10/28   The […]


Al Michaels, new Thursday Night NFL play-by-player, is being ruined by blabbermouth Kirk Herbstreit

People delude themselves. But why in the world is Herbie drooling in an NFL broadcast […]


NFL Week #6: CBS has Buffalo-KC across the U.S. late and Fox has Jets-Green Bay early

Fox has only one window available to the NFL this Sunday. It’s the early one. […]


Week #2: Al Michaels will always be remembered for launching the NFL’s first real play-by-play streamcast

Looking forward to Thursday’s game and the first regular season telecast ever produced by Amazon […]