Monthly Archives: August 2011

Beano Cook Is Probably Older Than You and Me Combined

ESPN put out a press release wishing a Happy 80th Birthday to college football analyst Beano Cook. Beano has been with the network dating back to 1986 and while he doesn’t appear on TV like he used to, he’ll be making the rounds on various ESPN Radio stations across the country during the college football […]

CBS Sports Network Begins 2011 College Football Schedule on Thursday

College football begins in earnest on Thursday night and CBS Sports Network will start its season with a two New England rivals, Holy Cross taking on the University of Massachusetts live from Worcester, MA. And on Saturday, CBS Sports Network carries Delaware at Navy from Annapolis, MD. Both games will be live. We have the […]

NFL on Fox Crew Previews The 2011-12 Season

On Wednesday, lead NFL on Fox analyst Troy Aikman along with Jimmy Johnson and Michael Strahan of Fox NFL Sunday took part in a media conference call to talk about the upcoming NFL season. In addition, Fox Sports Media Group President Eric Shanks and Fox Sports El Jefe del Mundo David Hill were also in […]

Golf Channel’s Tournaments For Labor Day Weekend

Golf Channel will have three tournaments to air this weekend including the PGA Tour’s Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, MA which is about 40 minutes away from me. It’ll be the second leg of the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup. And there will be a second PGA Tour stop as well. We have everything you need […]

NFL Network Ends The 2011 NFL Preseason With Live Games

This week on NFL Network will conclude the NFL preseason. The network will have three live games and finish the rest of the preseason with taped games over the weekend. Then it’s time to get ready for the regular season. Here’s the schedule. NFL NETWORK & NFL.COM PROGRAMMING NOTES (8/31 – 9/6) COLTS-BENGALS, BRONCOS-CARDINALS & […]

Fox College Football Game of the Week With Gus Johnson Begins Saturday

The inaugural season of Fox College Football Game of the Week kicks off Saturday on FX. Gus Johnson along with Charles Davis and Tim Brewster will be on hand for the first of 14 regular season games on the network. In addition, there will be games on other Fox networks including Fox Sports Net and […]

MLB on Fox Has Another Trio of Games For The Country

Fans won’t see all three, but one of the trio of games being offered by the Fox Television Network. Most of the country, almost ¾ of the country will see a potential postseason matchup between the Texas Rangers and the Boston Red Sox live from Fenway Park. With this being another off week for Joe […]

The New Fox NFL Sunday Open

This was unveiled today by Fox Sports. It’s the new open for Fox NFL Sunday complete with Cleatus the Robot, who by the way

Some Really Quick Wednesday Links

I’m going to try to do some Wednesday linkage here. Also have a lot of end of the month/beginning of the month crap to do at work some I’m balancing the two off. Here are the links that I have for now. USA Today’s Michael Hiestand looks at NBC’s plans to provide live online coverage […]

ESPN Announces 2012 Big Monday Women’s Basketball Schedule

Might as well complete the sequence as ESPN continues to pump out college basketball schedules. This is for the women’s side of Big Monday which usually airs on ESPN2. There will be 12 games shown on ESPN2 including three doubleheaders in February and one tripleheader on President’s Day. UConn will be shown four times which […]

MLB Network Announces Games For Labor Day & Day After Labor Day

Continuing its policy of announcing its live game schedule for the final two months of the regular season to assure the best possible matchups, MLB Network has just announced what it will air for the Labor Day holiday doubleheader and the Tuesday Night game the following night. On Labor Day, September 5, MLB Network will […]

NFL Network Is The Only Network To Have National Preseason Games This Week

With the other NFL TV partners finished with their preseason schedules, it’s up to NFL Network to take care of your football jones this week. NFL Network will have three live games, a Thursday night doubleheader and then a live game on Friday night and that will be it until the following Thursday when the […]