The week that defined Jim Nantz’ network career, stamping two historical comebacks elegantly

  Can you think of any network sports announcer who covered two historical, frenzied and […]


CBS is following a longtime Masters’ preference but its announcers are wearing out the word “patrons”

  The CBS broadcasters, working coverage of the Masters Thursday on ESPN, must’ve used the […]


CBS and Turner conclude a brilliantly produced NCAA Tournament; Nantz excelled, Hill made good points

Random review and capricious notes: First, congrats to CBS and Turner. The tale is often […]


Jim Nantz, a class act and on-air minimalist, leads CBS into tonight’s telecast of the NCAA title game

There’s a reason that Jim Nantz is at the very top rung of CBS Sports […]


CBS schedule set; Jim Nantz will call his 29th Final Four, joined by glib Bill Raftery and terse Grant Hill

So here we go. The final weekend of college basketball. Minneapolis in April is generally […]


CBS runs both regional finals today; Jim Nantz’ A team has Michigan St.-Duke after Auburn-Kentucky

A gripping night of basketball. Too bad Saturday is historically the lowest night of the […]


Sweet 16 TV: Drama, pain, agony and joy. The regional finals run tonight on Turner and on CBS tomorrow

So we’re down to the Elite Eight, beginning this evening at 6:09 Eastern from Anaheim. […]


Sunday’s March Madness, CBS and Turner schedules; ranking of today’s play-by-play voices and analysts

  Announcer rankings for today’s NCAA Tournament broadcasts (Sunday, March 24, 2019) First this from […]


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 […]


CBS’ telecast: Voices make the best of a Super Bowl with little material

Not quite as stimulating as the AFC and NFC championship games, not by any means. […]


Dan Mason on the CBS Telecast: Nantz gets a B+, Romo was limited because it was a defensive game

All the talk, the build-up, the features, the predictions, the prognostications are finally behind us. […]


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 […]