Halby’s Morsels: A Cosell-Summerall confrontation; Trump’s USFL-NFL vision; Harlan’s magic; Costas at 22

The untold encounter of Howard Cosell and Pat Summerall, a 1966 classic witnessed by […]


Halby’s Morsels: A cynical view of Roone Arledge; ESPN’s NBA talent; More 70+ Voices; NFL TV rights

NBA on ESPN ESPN ran five games on Christmas Day.  The quintuple-header turned into an […]


TV icon Dick Ebersol honored with Pro Football HOF’s Rozelle Award; Shaped ‘Football Night in America’

Coaching trees: Think Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick. Careers blossomed. Records swelled. In the […]


Warner Wolf: ‘Let’s Go to The Video Tape’

The New York and DC sports broadcasting legend found the humor in sports. He might have been the first.


CNN’s Wolf Blitzer: Cosell Inspired So Many Journalists To Follow His Lead

After his career, Cosell told ESPN: “I’m not bitter. It’s the sportswriters who are bitter.”