Monthly Archives: July 2010

Daryl Johnston Hired By NFL Network

Fox Sports’ Daryl Johnston, an NFL game analyst for Fox Sports dating back to 2001, will be joining NFL Network’s NFL Total Access show as a studio analyst. Earlier this year, Johnston was part of NFL Network’s coverage for the Super Bowl XLVIII selection so he was comfortable in deciding to work there as well. […]

The Golf on Your TV This Weekend

It’s a quiet weekend for Golf Channel as it will have coverage of just two tournaments, the inaugural Greenbrier Open on the PGA Tour and the Irish Open on the PGA European Tour. That’s it. Golf Channel Live Tournament Coverage: July 29-Aug.  1 The Greenbrier Classic Makes PGA TOUR Debut European Tour Returns to Ireland […]

Sports Media Weekly Podcast No. 42 – Susan Shan

Another Wednesday and another episode of the Sports Media Weekly Podcast which I co-host with Southern New England media mogul Keith Thibault of Sports Media Journal. As usual, Keith and I discuss the news of the week and we talk about the breaking news concerning Jay Glazer and Daryl Johnston of Fox Sports being hired […]

NFL Network’s Programming Notes

Here is the NFL Network’s programming schedule over the next 7 days. NFL NETWORK PROGRAMMING NOTES (7/28-8/3) FAN FORUM FEATURING NFL COMMISIONER GOODELL AIRS THURSDAY AT 8:00 PM ET “An Open Conversation with NFL Fans & Their Commissioner” Interview with Commissioner Goodell on NFL Total Access Tonight at 7:00 PM ET Spokane and Jacksonville Face […]

Some Additional Wednesday Links

Ok, let me provide you with some additional linkage here. I got interrupted and posted my original links rather hastily. Then I had to tape this week’s Sports Media Weekly Podcast with Keith Thibault and our guest, Susan Shan so let’s bring you the rest of the linkage now. We’re getting word that ESPN spiked […]

The Day Is Shot For Me Links

Having had to take Dad to the eye doctor then being told that I can’t go to the Massachusetts office because he’s taking a client to lunch is really killing me. Not having a car is killing me. Not having my own schedule is killing me. And after today, the blogging schedule will be light […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

Baseball Cape Cod League All-Star Game – CBS College Sports, 7 p.m. MLBAmerican League Minnesota at Kansas City – Fox Sports North, 2 p.m.Red Sox at Anaheim Angels – NESN/Fox Sports West, 3:30 p.m.Baltimore at Toronto – MASN2/Rogers Sportsnet, 7 p.m.Detroit at Tampa Bay – Fox Sports Detroit/Sun Sports, 7 p.m.New York Yankees at Cleveland […]

Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia Announces Eagles Preseason Coverage

Comcast SportsNet in Philadelphia has unveiled its coverage plans for the Eagles preseason. As the official cable partner of the Eagles, CSN Philly will have plenty of programming and game re-airs. Check out the release: COMCAST SPORTSNET DEBUTS MEET THE EAGLES WITH EXCLUSIVE SIT DOWN WITH KEVIN KOLB New Six-Part Series Highlights Comcast SportsNet’s Extensive […]

The Score Network in Canada Unveils Its iPad App

Known as the third all-sports network in Canada after TSN and Rogers Sportsnet, The Score has unveiled an iPad app. It’ll have plenty of scores, stats and news for the hardcore Canadian sports fan. Of course, it’ll be available in the US as well at the iTunes store. Score Media Introduces theScore iPad Edition Creators […]

Versus Set To Air Its 2nd UFC Event

This Saturday, Versus airs its 2nd live UFC event of the year. Back in March, Versus’ first UFC event garnered a 1.1 rating and just under 1.25 million viewers which matches some of its best NHL ratings. We have details on the fights and what you can expect to see this Saturday on Versus. LIGHT […]

MLB & Stand Up 2 Cancer Announce A New Virtual Initiative

I’m always a proponent of Stand Up 2 Cancer and anything that brings us a step closer to beating this horrid disease, I’m always in favor. MLB which has been a partner with Stand Up 2 Cancer for the last few years has announced a new program in which fans can buy a “virtual” piece […]

It’s A Tuesday Linkage Thing

Shuffling between offices again today and I could be called back to the home office so I’m trying to squeeze linkage in right now. Last night, I appealed for sports media questions and comments and I still would more queries before doing a mailbag post. As I said in the original post, if you have […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

MLBAmerican LeagueBaltimore at Toronto – MASN2/Rogers Sportsnet, 7 p.m.Detroit at Tampa Bay – MLB Network/Fox Sports Detroit/Sun Sports, 7 p.m. New York Yankees at Cleveland – WWOR/STO, 7 p.m.Minnesota at Kansas City – Fox Sports North/Fox Sports Kansas City, 8 p.m.Oakland at Texas – Comcast SportsNet California/Fox Sports Southwest, 8 p.m.Seattle at Chicago White Sox […]

ESPN2 Airs MLS All-Star Game on Wednesday

ESPN2 continues its MLS coverage with the live airing of the 2010 All-Star Game from Houston. A team of MLS All-Stars including the LA Galaxy’s Landon Donovan will take on Manchester United from the English Premier League. This is rather unique and something that could actually make me watch. I like soccer, but I’d rather […]