Monthly Archives: November 2007

College Basketball Viewing Picks for 12/01 & 12/02/2007 (All Times Eastern)

Saturday, December 1Duke vs. Davidson at Charlotte, NC – ESPNU, noonUC-Riverside at Minnesota – Big Ten Network, 1 p.m.North Carolina at Kentucky – ESPN2, 2 p.m.Indiana State at Purdue – Big Ten Network, 3 p.m.UConn vs. Gonzaga at Boston, MA – ESPN, 3:30 p.m.Weber State at Illinois – Big Ten Network, 5 p.m.Washington at Oklahoma […]

College Football Viewing Picks for 12/01/07 (All Times Eastern)

College Gameday live from the Big 12 Championship, San Antonio, TX – ESPN, 10 a.m.MAC Championship, Detroit, MI/Central Michigan vs. Miami (OH) – ESPN2, 11 a.m.Army vs. Navy, Baltimore, MD – CBS, 12 p.m.Conference USA Championship/Tulsa at Central Florida – ESPN, noonACC Championship, Jacksonville, FL/Boston College vs. Virginia Tech – ABC, 1 p.m.SEC Championship, Atlanta, […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

Women’s College Basketball/Ohio State at Maryland – ESPNU, 7 p.m.NHL/Dallas at Pittsburgh – NHL Network, 7:30 p.m.NBA/Boston at Miami – Comcast SportsNet New England/ESPN, 8 p.m.College Football/Fresno State at New Mexico State – ESPN2, 8 p.m.College Basketball/Washington State at Baylor – ESPNU, 9 p.m.College Basketball/UL-Munroe at Iowa – Big Ten Network, 9 p.m.NASCAR Awards Show […]

Los Friday Megalinks

I’ve been in meeting today so I’m starting the megalinks late. Let’s get to them without further delay. From USA Today, Michael Hiestand says the NFL has to cut its price per subscriber for the NFL Network for the cable providers to start putting the channel on basic. Here’s the listing for sports on TV […]

The Thursday Night Links

While watching the NFL Network’s broadcast of the Green Bay-Dallas game, I’ll provide some links. As I start this latest entry, the score is 27-23, Dallas in the 3rd quarter and Brett Favre is out of the game with a swollen elbow, but backup Aaron Rogers has led the Packers to two consecutive scores. We’ve […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

Women’s College Basketball/Purdue at North Carolina – ESPN2, 7 p.m.NHL/Boston at Florida – NESN, 7:30 p.m.College Football/Rutgers at Louisville – ESPN, 7:30 p.m.Survivor China – CBS, 8 p.m.College Basketball/Gonzaga at St. Joseph’s (PA) – ESPNU, 8 p.m.NFL/Green Bay at Dallas – NFL Network, 8 p.m.NBA/New York at Boston – TNT, 8 p.m.College Basketball/Oregon at Kansas […]

NFL Pick – Green Bay at Dallas

Last weekend’s picks were 11-5 once again. Overall record is 102-63 for an overall winning percentage of .618. Not bad. Let’s go over tonight’s game. Green Bay at Dallas – NFL Network, 8:15 p.m.Yes, we know that only 35 million homes out of a potential 100 million households have the NFL Network, most of which […]

Hey Now! Thursday Links

I was hoping to have an update Wednesday night, however, I got quite busy, but you get more links this morning which is better for you, the reader. We have a lot of links on the NFL Network vs. Cable dispute, but first, let’s start with the Thursday weekly media columns. Bill Doyle of the […]

Primetime Viewing Picks

College Basketball/NC State at Michigan State – ESPN, 7 p.m.College Basketball/UMass at Syracuse – ESPN Classic, 7 p.m.College Basketball/Boston College at Michigan – ESPNU, 7 p.m.College Basketball/Illinois at Maryland – ESPN2, 7:30 p.m.Shrek the Halls – ABC, 8 p.m.How the Grinch Stole Christmas, 40th Anniversary Special Edition – ABC, 8:30 p.m.Hotel Babylon – BBC America, […]

Hump Day Links

Yes, Wednesday is Hump Day and tomorrow, the weekend will be in sight. Once again the links are late because I keep getting phone calls and I can’t get to checking out the net for you. Let’s get to them now. IT’S A FINAL!!!! Erin Andrews is the winner of Playboy’s America’s Sexiest Sportscaster 2 […]

For Those of You Who Care….

Race car driver Helio Castroneves and professional dance partner Julianne Hough have won Dancing with the Stars. Now kill this show, please.

It's a Tuesday Night Linkfest

Let’s check out the linkage for tonight. Starting out with Jim Williams of the DC/Baltimore Examiner in his Watch This! blog, he reviews the local coverage on radio, cable and local over the air TV of the Sean Taylor story. A couple of things from Newsday’s Neil Best in his blog. First, he tells us […]

Primetime Viewing Picks

NBA/Boston at Cleveland – Comcast SportsNet New England – 7 p.m.College Basketball/Georgia Tech at Indiana – ESPN, 7 p.m.College Basketball/Minnesota at Florida State – ESPN2, 7 p.m.NHL/Calgary at Detroit – Versus, 7 p.m.NHL/Montreal at Toronto – TSN/NHL Center Ice, 7:30 p.m.College Basketball/Northwestern at Virginia – ESPNU, 8 p.m.A Charlie Brown Christmas – ABC, 8 p.m.Bones […]

Tuesday Afternoon Update

Here’s a few more links on this afternoon. Bob Wolfley of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel talks with NBC/NFL Network’s Cris Collinsworth about his visit with the Packers during the preseason to advise them about the media. The Houston Chronicle’s David Barron wonders if Texans give the Texas A&M program too much credence after watching Fox […]

Here Are The Tuesday Links

The links are up late as I had to be in another location this morning and someone came to my office. I hate when routines are thrown off, but I give you the links now. Neil Best of Newsday chronicles his time spent Sunday at NBC with the Football Night in America studio crew. In […]

The Amazing Race – Ep. 4, "Let's Name Our Chicken Phil"

A day late with his recap, only because I was working on the Ep. 1 recap of the Amazing Race Asia. Let’s go. Eight teams remain after last week’s elimination of Marianna & Julia. We begin in the village of Bingo in the developing West African nation of Burkina Faso, the third pit stop in […]

Primetime Viewing Picks

NHL/Boston at Philadelphia – NESN, 7 p.m.NHL/Buffalo at Washington – Versus, 7 p.m.College Football/Wake Forest at Iowa – ESPN2, 7 p.m.How I Met Your Mother – CBS, 8 p.m.Monday Night Football/Miami at Pittsburgh – ESPN, 8:30 p.m.Two and a Half Men – CBS, 9 p.m.Nimrod Nation – Sundance Channel, 9 & 9:30 p.m.

Additional Monday Links

Here are some more links today. The Sports Media Watch looks into the Packers-Cowboys game on Thursday which be available in at most, 35 million cable and satellite households. Bill Ordine of the Baltimore Sun blogs that it will be hard to find the game this Thursday. The Consumerist blog on cable TV says Comcast […]

Return to Work Links

Time to give you some links as we all get back to work from a holiday weekend. Starting with USA Today, Michael Hiestand writes about Fox Sports preparing to do the BCS games. Phil Mushnick of the New York Post is still in a bad mood and he’s complaining about the length of college football […]