The debate of the NFL, NBC and Costas: The power of pragmatism over conviction

Bob Costas is among the most gifted sports broadcasters to grace television this generation. He’s […]


Tony Romo steals the show; CBS director Mike Arnold and crew excel

On a day that was as dramatic as the NFL has ever seen, it […]


Columnist: Bob Costas, the prodigy years at CBS, doing NFL games at 25

When CBS’ NFL announcers met for their pre-season meetings in August of 1977, and […]


Opinion: Fox’ NFL team of Kevin Burkhardt and Charles Davis was the best of the 4 weekend telecasts

It turned out that Fox had the best NFL playoff game of the weekend […]


Sunday is Fox’ Charles Davis biggest broadcast day ever, works Saints-Eagles with Kevin Burkhardt

In some ways, Fox’ NFL commentator Charles Davis is exclusive; an unduplicated success story. Quickly, […]


The ’58 overtime thriller, 60 years ago today, is still ranked as the ‘Greatest game ever played’

NFL’s greatest game ever played-NFL’s 1958 title game -won by Colts over Jets 23-17 in overtime—TV’s coverage of thriller.


Dick Stockton: “Body of work counts more than a moment in a broadcast”

Dick Stockton with Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim


On a Friday, the nation stopped when JFK was assassinated; On Sunday, the NFL played – but not on TV

Commissioner Pete Rozelle was criticized for playing the games but decades later thoughts have changed […]


Peter King: Telling it as he sees it; NFL needs a defensive lift; youth should start with flag football

When I was 9 and falling in love with the NFL. I anticipated the fresh […]


ESPN’s Suzy Kolber, a pro’s pro and NFL fixture, talks life, her career and Joe Namath: “He’s a good person”

Kolber identifies Lesley Visser, Gayle Sierens and Robin Roberts as her three women pioneer sportscasters […]


All-time Top-10: NFL players turned TV studio hosts; ranked by field success, card value and analysis

Today, we shift our focus to the Top 10 all-time studio analyst football cards. Last […]


ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio: Coach Doug Pederson gave me inside access to the team during Super Bowl run

You’ve seen Sal Paolantonio on ESPN forever. Once foliage is in full blossom, Sal’s an […]