Monthly Archives: November 2010

NBC’s Football Night in America Quotage for Week 12

And we round out a busy Sunday with the last press release from the networks, NBC’s quotes from Football Night in America which includes Bob Costas’ long-winded halftime commentary that again made no sense. I used to be a big Costas fan, but these last few years have made me dislike him. Whether it was […]

Jon Gruden’s Statement Shooting Down Miami Rumors

Earlier today, rumors surfaced that ESPN’s Jon Gruden was being offered the coaching job at the University of Miami following the firing of Randy Shannon on Saturday. Someone named Lake Lewis, Jr. of Sports Journey tweeted this in the mid-afternoon causing Twitter to go crazy. <iframe name=”tp1891081901″ id=”tp1891081901″ width=”500″ height=”200″ frameborder=”0″ src=”” style=”overflow: hidden; display: […]

NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football Promo Music

This season, NFL Network has been airing a promo for Thursday Night Football depicting people leaving work early to get home to watch the NFL. You’ve seen them, a priest running from church, a businessman leaving work to sit with his friends and so on. The music is pretty good and I asked NFL Network’s […]

National Geographic Channel Presents “Restrepo”

Tomorrow night, National Geographic Channel presents “Restrepo”, a film that shows the experience of a platoon of American soldiers assigned to one of the most dangerous outposts in Afghanistan. There is no narrator or host. We are shown the scenes as they happen. Here’s a brief synopsis and profiles of the director and producer of […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Previews Week 12’s Interview

Tonight, Bob Costas talks with extremely unlikeable Indianapolis Colts President Bill Polian and San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers. Let’s take a look. “FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA” PREVIEW – WEEK 12 BOB COSTAS INTERVIEWS PHILIP RIVERS & BILL POLIAN “Nothing better than Sunday night.” – Philip Rivers to Bob Costas “There has to be a […]

ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown Quotage For Week 12

We continue our Sunday NFL pregame quotage with ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown stuff. ESPN Sunday NFL Countdown Notes and Quotes: Week 12 ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown host Chris Berman and analysts Cris Carter, Mike Ditka, Tom Jackson and Keyshawn Johnson previewed today’s NFL action. Some excerpts: On the Vikings playing better under (new coach) Leslie Frazier, like […]

The NFL Today on CBS Quotage For Week 12

Let’s go to CBS for the quotage from the NFL Today. This includes a transcript from a very emotional report on the connection between Flight 93 which crashed in Shanksville, PA and the Pittsburgh Steelers. We have the press release from CBS Sports. NEWS, NOTES & QUOTES FROM CBS SPORTS’ “THE NFL TODAY” WITH JAMES […]

Fox NFL Sunday Quotage For Week 12

Let’s give you the Fox NFL Sunday quotes for today which includes Jay Glazer reporting on Spygate II involving a very embattled Denver Broncos coach Josh McDaniels. FOX NFL SUNDAY NOTES – 11/28/10 Glazer Reports Broncos Head Coach Josh McDaniels Admits to Spygate While Coaching in New England   Bradshaw to Titans Owner Bud Adams: “Get […]

NFL GameDay Morning Quotage From Week 12

We now have the quotage for the Sunday NFL pregame shows. Let’s begin with NFL Network’s GameDay Final. News and Sound Bites From Week 12 Edition of NFL GAMEDAY MORNING “Keep Fisher. Vince Young has to go.” – Marshall Faulk on the Tennessee Titans “What complicates the entire issue is Jeff Fisher only has one […]

ESPN’s Monday Night Football Preview For Week 12

For one of its worst matchups since obtaining the Monday Night Football package in 2006, ESPN is doing its best foot forward for Arizona and San Francisco, certainly not the most attractive game. But ESPN will treat it as past Monday Night games while bringing up next week’s game, New York Jets at New England. […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Previews Week 12

I forgot that I had NBC Sports’ preview for Sunday Night Football and I hadn’t posted it. So let’s do that now before we go to Monday Night Football. Here’s what NBC’s crew is saying about San Diego-Indianapolis which airs at 8:20 tonight. PEYTON MANNING & PHILLIP RIVERS TO AIR IT OUT WHEN COLTS HOST […]

Fox Sports Previews NFL Week 12

Let’s give you the preview from Fox Sports for today. FOX SPORTS NOTES, QUOTES & ANECDOTES 7-3 Bears Host High-Flying Eagles on America’s Game of the Week Sunday at 4:15 PM ET Sets Third Consecutive Traffic Mark FOXSPORTS.COM SETS THIRD CONSECUTIVE TRAFFIC MARK – on MSN continues to gain reach, reaching more than […]

CBS Sports Previews NFL Week 12

Let’s provide what CBS, Fox and ESPN will cover on their pregame shows today and tomorrow. We begin with the NFL Today and quotes from CBS over today’s action. “THE NFL TODAY” FEATURES STORY ON PITTSBURGH STEELERS’ COMMITMENT TO HEROES OF UNITED FLIGHT 93 ON SUNDAY, NOV. 28 THE NFL ON CBS, broadcasting its 51st […]

Videos of the Week – Lee Corso Fires Off Guns on College Gameday

Since analyst Lee Corso began making his mascot head predictions on College Gameday in 1996, he has made his prognostications entertaining. Sometimes, the pick is just a football helmet or a mascot head, but a very funny addition has been Corso attempting to fire rifles, pistols or a variation of. Noticeably, this has happened in […]

Auburn-Alabama Gets Stellar Ratings on CBS

Many of you had the day off on Friday and having a great football game like Auburn-Alabama where the Tigers came back to win 28-27 after spotting Alabama a huge lead just helped to pass the day. I came back from work in time to watch the final quarter and it was compelling television to […]