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 […]

Television set

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 […]

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 19:  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on September 19, 2014 in New York City. Goodell spoke about the NFL's failure to address domestic violence, sexual assault and drug abuse in the league.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell beginning to distance NFL from daily fantasy

With DraftKings and FanDuel facing legal challenges from the state to the federal level, it’s only natural for their partners to start taking second looks at daily fantasy. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is one of those people. At a fan event before the Green Bay Packers-Minnesota Vikings game on Sunday, Goodell took questions and one […]