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? […]


Starting its last season of Thursday Night Football, Fox Sports’ Buck, Aikman and crew excel

Fox Sports began its last season covering Thursday Night Football. Next year, Amazon Prime […]


Week #3: Buck/Aikman work twice; Gus Johnson’s Fox assignment goes to just 4 markets and 3% of U.S.

NFL Broadcast Notes: Week #3 Fox has the doubleheader, CBS the singleton. Joe Buck and […]


With NBC’s focus on Tokyo, Fox aired the HOF game, producing a beefy show by using more talent

Fox Sports broadcast the first NFL game of the season Thursday night. The […]


Joe Buck talks Jeopardy! His five day hosting role runs next Monday, August 9th through 13th

There’s the old line, “No one will replace him, they’ll only succeed him.” Alex […]


Halby’s Morsels: Network rights fees; Ad rates escalating; MLB voices; Joe Buck; Keith Jackson’s legacy

Someone has to pay for the NFL rights fees Got word today from a network […]


Coverage of AFC and NFC title games: CBS gets A+ and Fox A-; Romo spot-on and speaks his mind

Joe Buck and Troy Aikman had the call of the early game on Fox, the […]


Fox’ Troy Aikman uses generous air time to share meaty points with viewers

Fox hosted the NFL’s Christmas Day matchup between the Vikings and Saints and used its […]


NFL Week #14: CBS features Kansas City-Miami; NBC has Pittsburgh-Buffalo; Fox goes with Minn-Bucs

CBS is single  and Fox the doubleheader. Buck and Aikman work Thursday and Sunday. Catalon […]