A broad weekend for the NFL: Only 11 games total on CBS and Fox; Chicago-Dallas has 85% of U.S.

TV and Radio listings – NFL WEEK # 8 Fox – will have the NFL […]


Cris Collinsworth and son Jac, were the weekend of conversation; dad was hoarse, the other youthful

As we’ve embarked into another season with a country ready and enthralled, these are random […]


They’re off! CBS’ voices familiar; ESPN gets Buck and Aikman; Tirico atop NBC; Michaels launches Prime!

Hungry for the NFL! It’s here! Football starts in scorching heat and ends in frigid […]


Curt Gowdy: Rise and fall of the dominant play-by-player of his day; The ‘Uncle Al Michaels of his time’

Marty Glickman: “Curt Gowdy was one of the most generous men in the business.”   […]


Curt Gowdy: Tutored by Mel Allen, he owned network TV play-by-play, from the 60s through much of the 70s

HISTORIAN CURT SMITH TAKES US THROUGH THE GOLD YEARS OF PLAY-BY-PLAYER CURT GOWDY – PART […]


NBC plans a baseball broadcast with no announcers; How sad! Anecdotes, rhythm and liveliness lost

When I first heard that baseball, under the title of MLB on NBC would air […]


Al Michaels distinguished by NBC as “Member Emeritus” after 36 NFL prime time seasons; Thursdays next

AL MICHAELS FORMALLY BACK IN – ON NBC Iconic broadcaster Al Michaels formalized his broadcast […]


Tony Kubek, 86, a longtime Yankee and NBC MLB broadcaster, lives quietly with family in Wisconsin

A quarter-century ago, network television weekly ferried baseball across the land. Today streaming, cable, and […]


Michaels and Collinsworth finish their enjoyable NBC run with a fun broadcast of LA Super Bowl

Sports Broadcast Journal Super Bowl Commentary and Notes Joe Cool: In lead-up to the […]


Week #18 at stake; ESPN’s Herbie will show us what he knows about NFL; Fox and CBS both have DHers

From a business perspective, few will argue that the NFL is brilliant. Each decision is so […]


Week #17 of #18: Decision time; TV geographic splits to accommodate regional races

The penultimate weekend of the NFL season. All the league’s 32 teams will be in […]


NBCUniversal’s reputation as a legitimate purveyor of news will be tested during the Olympic

NBC will begin televising the Beijing Olympics from China on February 3d, even though […]