Unforgettable weekend of end-game finishes; 3 on FGs and one in OT; Voices differed but were remarkable

All four critical games were settled on one dramatic final play? You’d have needed […]


Hard to argue that the best NFL TV trios worked Sunday; Tirico too hyped late in Saturday’s Cincy win

From column contributor Don Haley and comments by publisher David Halberstam. My notes follow. Five […]


NFL Week 15 of 18: Tight races; Covid forces games on Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday

Summarizing the four NFL lead play-by-players’ strengths: Nantz: shares warm anecdotes and invitingly so Buck: Can’t […]


NFL Week #8: Giants-Chiefs can be surprisingly competitive Monday night; Fox has Tampa Bay-Saints

CBS has the singleton, Fox the doubleheader. Detroit Lions, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers […]


NFL Week #6: Brady to Philly for Thursday night; Dallas at New England goes to 80% of U.S. Sunday

NFLWeek #6 Broadcast notes NBC’s Al Michaels gets Sunday off. Did he ask for it? […]


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 […]


CBS’ coverage of the 2021 Masters had new wrinkles; Voices were solid; Production was ho-hum

So many times on Masters Sundays, we are treated to moments that are etched in […]


Halby’s Morsels: Top all-time Final Four announce teams; Remote broadcast that went wrong

As we put a cap on the NCAA Tournament, I counted ten announce teams […]


The NCAA Finals on CBS: Grant Hill was assertive, taking a lead role at times; Nantz and Raftery solid

Gonzaga – Baylor Championship game: Comments and notes watching Monday night’s men’s championship on CBS. […]


Jim Nantz, Bill Raftery and Grant Hill get an A for their effort in title game; Analysts hit the keys spot-on

CBS hosted the NCAA national championship game on Monday night and this is how I […]


Final 4 thriller: UCLA’s Josh Lewin had best call; CBS voices didn’t let the win breathe; Listen to all 5 calls

The Saturday night thriller was memorable. Fans will certainly argue over the most breathtaking Final […]


TV trio of Dick Enberg, Al McGuire and Billy Packer was the best ever; Otherwise, 3 voices are tricky

Three voices behind the March Madness microphones are one too many, unless their names are Dick […]