Al Michaels, new Thursday Night NFL play-by-player, is being ruined by blabbermouth Kirk Herbstreit

People delude themselves. But why in the world is Herbie drooling in an NFL broadcast […]


College Football: Troublemaker, Herbie; Long baseball broadcasts; Scully 40 innings in 2 days

College Football I asked Eli Gold a question. He’s the popular voice of the Alabama […]


Kirk Herbstreit’s analysis was so-so; ESPN’s mainstream broadcast of college football title game gets a B

ESPN’s#A team of Kirk Herbstreit and Chris Fowler had the call of college football’s […]


ESPN MNF: Chris Fowler and Kirk Herbstreit, a 25 year duo, earn a B+ covering their first NFL game

ESPN traditionally opens its Monday Night NFL schedule of primetime games with a doubleheader. […]


Halby’s Morsels: ESPN’s MNF, Fowler and Herbstreit?; Jack Buck and more

ESPN – Monday Night Football Michael McCarthy of Front Office Sports reported recently that ESPN […]


ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit can talk and talk in circles; He makes good points on occasion if you can bear listening

ESPN’s 15 separate presentations of last night’s title football game was a sports fan’s […]


2019 College Bowl Season: Full TV schedule – Networks, Times, All announcers through 1/13 title game

College Football Bowl Schedule covering 2019-20 Full Bowl schedule for your referencing convenience. ESPN has […]


Halby’s Morsels: Would Red Barber use ‘swarthy’ today?; Herbstreit’s vapid comments; Suspense for Frick

Herbstreit is bright but I sometimes think he’s a cross between a robot and Mister Rogers. 


Halby’s Morsels and Jottings: 2.1.18

Random notes and observations from the recent sportscasting past.