Fox gets a B+ for U. S. Open coverage; Joel Klatt, the football analyst, excels, earning an A

The 119th U. S. Open is in the books and the grades are in for […]


Three national sports talkies: Colin Cowherd, Dan Le Batard, and Doug Gottlieb, A quick look at their styles

    The world today is filled with endless forms of entertainment and stimuli. So […]


The 2019 prime-time NFL national schedules and announcer profiles; First game is September 5th

  Football fans, time flies. Regular season games will be here before you can say […]


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 […]


A weekend of college basketball on national TV: The announcers, part #1

It’s late February, a weekend of lots of hoops. We’re now less than three weeks away […]


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 […]


Opinion: Fox’ NFL team of Kevin Burkhardt and Charles Davis was the best of the 4 weekend telecasts

  It turned out that Fox had the best NFL playoff game of the weekend […]


Historian Curt Smith examines why the World Series TV ratings have dropped badly since 1988

    On September 30, 1989, NBC telecast its last of more than a thousand […]



A Candid Al Jaffe Talks ESPN Talent and the Network’s Future

Rich Eisen dubbed the former exec “The Kingmaker.”