Budding voices can learn from these 30 veterans; whether the lessons are light or fundamental

Calling this eclectic would be silly. Yet having studied hundreds of broadcasters for fifty […]


NBC’s last season of Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth and Michele Tafoya? If so, it started brilliantly

The 2021 NFL season kicked off with a thriller, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated […]


NBC and CBS pumped to start: Al Michaels, final year? Don’t bet on it; Only gamble on more wagering ads

Again this week, as they do each year on the eve of the NFL […]


Best known for his NFL work, Al Michaels will be honored Saturday by the MLB HOF with the Frick Award

In 1783, Edmund Burke rose in the House of Commons to praise a colleague. […]


Halby’s Morsels: Not sure that Al Michaels is headed to Amazon; Marv dissed by MSG; NBA’s best TV trio

Andrew Marchand of the New York Post reported last week that Amazon Prime which […]


Will Al Michaels eventually land at ESPN/ABC once the Monday night deal changes in 2022? Stay tuned

There’s nothing like putting the cart before the horse, at least figuratively. It’s fun. […]


NBC gets an A+ for its Baltimore-Buffalo playoff coverage; Michaels and Collinsworth sparkled

The dean of NFL play-by- play voices Al Michaels and former receiver Cris Collinsworth […]


NFL Week #14: CBS features Kansas City-Miami; NBC has Pittsburgh-Buffalo; Fox goes with Minn-Bucs

CBS is single  and Fox the doubleheader. Buck and Aikman work Thursday and Sunday. Catalon […]


Al Michaels wins HOF’s Ford Frick Award; Did 8 World Series on network TV, Also Voice of Reds and Giants

Al Michaels has won the 2021 Ford Frick Award which is emblematic of baseball […]


Halby’s Morsels: MLB’s best #2 voices ever; Remembering Braves-Indians World Series 25 years ago

It wasn’t always this way. Viewers and listeners didn’t always need a scorecard to identify […]


Sunday Night Football: NBC Voices will be live; Al Michaels gets bye-weeks; Tafoya not allowed on field

This will be NBC’s 15th season televising Sunday Night Football. Unlike any other season, it’s […]


Is NBC’s Mike Tirico up to the task? Can the gifted generalist replace two giants, Al Michaels and Bob Costas?

There’s been almost nothing to suggest that Al Michaels has lost the spring to his […]