Buck-Aikman begin the adjustment to ESPN; Troy says toughest thing was to tell Erin Andrews goodbye

Joe Buck and Troy Aikman sat near one another looking perfectly comfortable. “I’ve never […]


Debris at Yankee Stadium, Michael Kay called it calmly, Sterling hollered; Joe Davis’ #2 on Fox’ NFL?

On Saturday, the Yankees’ shortstop Gleyber Torres produced a winning single that turned into […]


More fascinating telecasts; Voices captured the thrills; Unbearably loud country band killed CBS’ halftime

If the Super Bowl is as competitively close as the six games were the […]


College basketball floods TV; Fewer games between Super Bowl and Conference tourneys

The Super Bowl has been pushed back by the first-time to accommodate and 18 week […]


The final Day; A busy NFL Sunday; Fox and CBS both run doubleheaders as teams squeeze into playoffs

SBJ Week 18 Saturday Commentary Notes As the NFL regular season reaches its conclusion, […]


Week #18 at stake; ESPN’s Herbie will show us what he knows about NFL; Fox and CBS both have DHers

From a business perspective, few will argue that the NFL is brilliant. Each decision is so […]


Week #17 of #18: Decision time; TV geographic splits to accommodate regional races

The penultimate weekend of the NFL season. All the league’s 32 teams will be in […]


College Football, Week #13: Fox presents #2 Ohio St at #5 Michigan; CBS has Iron Bowl at Auburn

Broadcast notes The headline game, rankings notwithstanding, is on Fox, Saturday at noon, #2 at […]


Fox’ Tim Brando takes on the CFP Committee; criticizing the process by which schools are selected

As far as I could tell, Tim Brando is the only one way […]


College Football Week #12: ESPN gets #7 Michigan State vs. #4 Ohio State; Games around the clock

The worse crew gets the better of the two telecasts this weekend. If you’re betting, […]


Fox Sports’ World Series pre-game shows were silly, a bad mix of participants and directionless TV

During the World Series, I thought I’d do something a bit different. So I […]


College Week #10: Fifteen of the top-25 in action on ESPN; Yelping Gus has Ohio State at Nebraska

WEEK #10 College Football Schedule Broadcast Notes: Yes, Michigan-Michigan State was riveting last Saturday. But […]