ESPN’s Booger McFarland gets an A- calling SF-Seattle game; In his first season in the booth, he’s assertive!

The dreaded Booger-mobile has been retired and Jason Witten is back on the Dallas gridiron. […]


It hasn’t been a good start to the year for the NBA; First China, then Kawhi Leonard’s absence irks ESPN

This has not been a good year for the NBA, and it’s only just begun. […]


College football on TV, Part #2: The voices I heard, the real good, the good and the not too good

This is part # 2. My observations last weekend watching college football all over the […]


College football week #11: Full TV schedule; All networks, times, every announcer, CBS has LSU-Alabama

WEEK 11 Well, no more complaining please. We have it down to a five-day work […]


College football on TV: The games I watched, the voices I heard; The very good, the good and the so-so

This weekend was a good opportunity to sink my teeth into college football telecasts. Here’s […]


Paul Finebaum, a son of transplanted New Yorkers and Memphis reared, turned into an unlikely rock star

  Raise the name Paul Finebaum in the Southeast and it’s likely to trigger thoughts […]


Halby’s Morsels: Baseball voices now vs. past; NHL talent changes; ESPN plans 3000 college hoops telecasts

My mother, God bless her, she’s 95, always told me that if I have nothing […]


Halby’s Morsels: Baseball’s good and not so good voices; MLB Network gets high rating for Yanks-Twins

  From an interview with the greatest sports announcer of broadcasting’s first century (1921-2021) – […]


NBC’s Mike Tirico flourishes being busy; Sunday Night Football, ND, Triple Crown, NHL, Golf, Indy 500 +

  A pro’s pro. How often have we heard that about those in sports broadcasting?  […]


Has Fox’ college pre-game show, ‘Big Noon Kickoff’ left ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’ in the dust?

College Week #8: Fox, ESPN, ABC, CBS and conference networks air 80 games; All talent […]


College Football Weekend#5, Full TV Schedule: CBS, Fox, ESPN +; All talent and networks, Over 60 games!

  FULL COLLEGE SCHEDULE – ALL TALENT Halby’s mouthfuls: Another weekend of college football, All […]


Top 20 all-time network television sideliners; Some reporters expanded their roles in and out of sports

Top 20 Sideline Reporters All-Time: (Editor’s Note: Marcus Gronauer spent a chunk of time doing […]