Monthly Archives: October 2008

NFL Viewing Picks for Week 9, 11/02/08

NFL Gameday Morning -NFL Network, 10 a.m.Fox NFL Sunday – Fox, noon 1 p.m.CBS Coverage MapBaltimore at Cleveland – Kevin Harlan/Rich GannonHouston at Minnesota – Dick Enberg/Randy CrossJacksonville at Cincinnati – Gus Johnson/Steve TaskerNew York Jets at Buffalo – Jim Nantz/Phil Simms Fox Coverage MapArizona at St. Louis – Thom Brennaman/Brian BillickDetroit at Chicago – […]

College Football Viewing Picks for 11/01/08, All Times Eastern

College Gameday, live from Lubbock, TX – ESPN, 10 a.m. noonCentral Michigan at Indiana- Big Ten NetworkMichigan at Purdue – Big Ten Network Wisconsin at Michigan State – ESPNNorthwestern at Minnesota – ESPN2Air Force at Army – ESPNU Miami at Virginia – Raycom Brown at Penn – Versus 12:30 p.m.Kansas State at Kansas – FSNAuburn […]

Please Stand By

I’m in the midst of this really horrible work stretch which not only has cut into blogging, but also prevented me from doing Amazing Race 13 and Amazing Race Asia 3 episode recaps. It’s basically been throughout this month and I hope it eases up after this weekend. Maybe it was extra week of extended […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

College FootballSouth Florida at Cincinnati – ESPN, 7:30 p.m. NBAHouston at Dallas – TNT, 8 p.m.New Orleans at Phoenix – TNT, 10:30 p.m.Inside the NBA – TNT, 1 a.m. NHLAtlanta at New York Rangers – SportSouth/MSG Network, 7 p.m.New York Islanders at Philadelphia – MSG Plus/Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, 7 p.m.Tampa Bay at Buffalo – Sun […]

Some Press Release Information

I have a few more press releases for you on this Thursday. First, ESPN’s Chris Berman will interview both Barack Obama and John McCain at halftime of the Steelers-Washington game on the eve of Election Day. John McCain and Barack Obama on ESPN’s Monday Night Football Chris Berman to Interview Presidential Candidates on Eve of […]

The Amazing Race Asia 3 – Episode 8 Results

Here are the results of the latest episode: 1. Geoff & Tisha – winners of a trip to Hong Kong (perhaps this team is hitting its stride now)2. AD & Fuzzie3. Ida & Tania (despite a 30 minute penalty for not finishing first)4. Sam & Vince5. Henry & Bernie???? – sadly eliminated I loved Henry […]

World Series Schedule

Fox and ESPN Radio will be the national TV and radio outlets to air the World Series which begins on Wednesday. For Fox, Joe Buck and Tim McCarver will be your announcers in the booth. On the field, Ken Rosenthal and Chris Myers will file reports and conduct interviews. Fox will also bring its pregame […]

The Return of Terry Tate!!!

Admit it. You loved Terry Tate in Super Bowl XXXVIII. Now he’s back telling you to vote. Anything you want, Mr. Tate. Terry Tate’s Reebok ads were some of best I’ve ever seen. Here’s Terry’s debut ad from the Super Bowl. And here’s the first webisode in Reebok’s successful series of “Terry Tate, Office Linebacker”. […]

Primetime Viewing Picks

NFLDenver at New England – ESPN, 8:40 p.m. NHLDallas at New York Rangers – Fox Sports Southwest/MSG Network, 7 p.m.Pittsburgh at Boston – FSN Pittsburgh/NESN, 7 p.m.Florida at Montreal – Versus/RDS, 7:30 p.m.Colorado at Los Angeles – Altitude/Fox Sports West, 10:30 p.m. EntertainmentTerminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles – Fox, 8 p.m.How I Met Your Mother […]

A Few Notes

As I try to leave before I get caught in Patriots tailgating traffic, I have a couple of things to pass along. ESPN’s College Gameday makes its first trip to the Big Ten this season as it will be at the site of Penn State at Ohio State from the Big Horseshoe in Columbus, OH. […]

Some Monday Press Releases For You

Some releases for you to read on this Monday. First, Turner Sports is sad to have its baseball season end judging from the ratings for ALCS Game 7 on Sunday. According to TBS, Game 7 between the Red Sox and the Rays was the most watched baseball game in cable history and it didn’t even […]

For The Fans of The Amazing Race Episode Recaps

I know I have been lax on the Amazing Race and Amazing Race Asia episode recaps over the last three weeks. First, work has been a bear. Next, when the Red Sox are in the playoffs, all bets are off. It’s hard for me to blog and to pay attention to other things while my […]

A Few Monday Links

I have several reports to get out today so I’ll do some quick links on this Monday. I was hoping to do a lot of things on the blog yesterday including my NFL Picks, but I had my day planned for me once again (they usually happen to me on Sundays) so I could not […]

Quotage from The Sunday NFL Pregame Shows

As usual, I present you with the quotes from 3 network NFL pregame shows. Today, I’ll shuffle up the order. First, NBC’s Football Night in America. AL MICHAELS ON MADDEN MISSING THIS GAME: “About every 28 years John Madden gets a planned holiday and this is that weekend. John is resting at home, so out […]

First Official BCS Standings

These are the first BCS standings of the season as revealed on Fox today. 1. Texas2. Alabama3. Penn State4. Oklahoma5. USC6. Oklahoma State7. Georgia8. Texas Tech9. Ohio State10. Florida11. Utah12. Boise State13. LSU14. TCU15. Missouri16. South Florida17. Pittsburgh18. Georgia Tech19. Tulsa20. Ball State More later.