2015 Thanksgiving Day Viewing Picks

All Times Eastern HAPPY THANKSGIVING College Basketball Men’s Advocare Invitational, HP Field House, Orlando, FL Quarterfinals Alabama vs. Xavier — ESPN2, noon Wichita State vs. USC — ESPN2, 2:30 p.m. Notre Dame vs. Monmouth — ESPNU, 6:30 p.m. Iowa vs. Dayton — ESPN2, 9 p.m. Battle 4 Atlantis, Imperial Arena, Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas Semifinals […]

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Network airs soccer reporter’s outtake on live television

Ah, the wonders of live television.  Meet Reshmin Chowdhury, reporter for BT Sport. Chowdhury was on site in Barcelona to cover the Champions League game between the La Liga giants and Roma. As she was going through her report, she stumbled and exclaimed, “Oh God, what is wrong with me today!” That would have been […]

Frank Gifford

Frank Gifford suffered from CTE, family announces

Hall of Fame football player and veteran broadcaster Frank Gifford suffered from the degenerative brain disease known as CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy), his family announced in a statement released on Wednesday. The legendary New York Giants star and Monday Night Football analyst passed away in August at the age of 84. His death was attributed to […]


Friday Night Lights: The Musical is happening, at least in Los Angeles

Binging on Friday Night Lights during the Thanksgiving holiday would certainly be an ambitious endeavor. The show is on Netflix, which makes it easy to continually watch episodes, but the series ran for five seasons. Maybe you could get through the whole thing from now through the New Year. If you prefer not to interact […]

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Without the NFL, ratings for CBS, Fox and NBC look quite different

You already knew that having the NFL is lucrative business for TV networks. It’s why four of them are in a money-throwing scrum for the Thursday Night Football package when those rights go up for bidding after this season. Three of the networks in hot pursuit — CBS, NBC and Fox — already have the […]

NFL: Cleveland Browns at Buffalo Bills

Johnny Manziel’s partying leads an old Browns fan to radio tears

Being a sports fan isn’t easy, especially when you root for a team like the Cleveland Browns. The franchise goes way back to the AAFC in the late 1940s, when the Browns were a veritable powerhouse of American football. In the first six years in the NFL under the legendary Paul Brown, the Cleveland squad […]

<> at Notre Dame Stadium on November 14, 2015 in South Bend, Indiana.

WWE Raw viewership dips below 3 million for first time since 1997

In what is seemingly becoming a monthly tradition, WWE Raw viewership is continuing to freefall. This Monday’s edition, hot on the heels of a Survivor Series that left many nonplussed, averaged 2.95 million viewers over the three hours of the show, bottoming out at just 2.71 million viewers for the final hour. That mark of […]


Your Week 12 NFL Announcing Schedule

Thursday, November 26 Philadelphia Eagles at Detroit Lions [FOX 12:30 pm] Joe Buck, Troy Aikman & Erin Andrews Carolina Panthers at Dallas Cowboys [CBS 4:30 pm] Jim Nantz, Phil Simms & Tracy Wolfson Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers [NBC 8:30 pm] Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth & Michelle Tafoya Sunday, November 29 Minnesota Vikings at […]


Viewing Picks for November 25, 2015

All Times Eastern Boxing Premier Boxing Champions, Hialeah Park Racing & Casino, Hialeah, FL WBA World Super Welterweight Title Erislandy Lara vs. Jan Zaveck — ESPN, 8 p.m. College Basketball Men’s Battle 4 Atlantis, Imperial Arena, Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas Quarterfinals Gonzaga vs. Washington — ESPN, noon Charlotte vs. Syracuse — ESPN, 2:30 p.m. Texas […]

Fox Sports

Mike Foss moves from USA Today’s For The Win to Fox Sports

Fox Sports continues to add to their talent ranks, this time on the digital side.  The network has added Mike Foss, who was Managing Editor of the very successful and popular viral hub For The Win at USA Today.  Foss made the announcement on his Twitter page that he’d be joining Fox as the new “VP […]


Marlins let go of color commentator Tommy Hutton

Just when you think the Miami Marlins couldn’t draw more scorn from their fanbase…surprise! On Monday night, the Marlins opted not to bring back Fox Sports Florida color commentator Tommy Hutton, who had been with the team for 19 years. In case you’re curious, the Marlins franchise is only 23 years old, meaning Hutton had been […]