CBS and Turner release their March Madness announcer assignments for the first week of games

CBS and Turner announced their line-up of game announcers for the first week of the […]


Ex coach and commentator Digger Phelps, 77, sharp as a tack, talks Notre Dame, Fordham and ESPN

It’s almost a half-century but in 1970, Digger Phelps took over a Fordham University basketball […]


Newhouse student: TV sports history suggests more ‘Players-Only’ game coverage + Wilt’s 100 point game

  The world of sports broadcasting continues to evolve. Of course, the grainy black and […]


Part #2: Unending hoops on TV: Reviewing the network announcers, the good, the bad and the annoying

Basketball and more of it. Fans could have gorged themselves this past weekend like the […]


Sal Siino examines: Can the Super Bowl Save Traditional Television?

As CBS’ ad sales team sprints through the very final stretch of securing buyers for […]


Tony Romo steals the show; CBS director Mike Arnold and crew excel

  On a day that was as dramatic as the NFL has ever seen, it […]


Columnist: Bob Costas, the prodigy years at CBS, doing NFL games at 25

  When CBS’ NFL announcers met for their pre-season meetings in August of 1977, and […]


The Halby’s: CBS and NBC – NFL critiques – from Michaels and Nantz to Collinsworth and Romo; 7 Crews

With the 2018 NFL regular season behind us, we ran a column yesterday assessing the […]


On a Friday, the nation stopped when JFK was assassinated; On Sunday, the NFL played – but not on TV

Commissioner Pete Rozelle was criticized for playing the games but decades later thoughts have changed […]


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 […]


Ex CBS Radio CEO Dan Mason Talks Francesa; Legalized Gambling’s Effect On Broadcast Sports

In radio for the most part, management advances to the top through sales not programming. […]


Verne Lundquist; a Hearty Laugh and Natural Warmth that Might Never be Replaced

Whether he marveled or shuddered, emoted or agonized, Verne Lundquist was never about shtick or […]