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NBC’s Football Night in America Previews Week 13 Interviews

Before tonight’s New York Giants-DC NFL Team, NBC’s Football Night in America will review the day’s highlights and scores plus preview the Sunday Night Football game. Football Night in America host Bob Costas will interview Giants two-time Super Bowl winning coach Tom Coughlin about this season and also provide an essay about Washington quarterback Robert […]

Sunday Night Football Heads to DC

On Sunday, NBC airs the less-than-attractive New York Football Giants at DC NFL Matchup. Matt Yoder at Awful Announcing explains why the game wasn’t flexed out despite the records of both teams. Another factor was NBC’s Thanksgiving Night game in Baltimore. The Sunday Night Football production truck could easily drive the 32½ miles from Baltimore […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Quotage for Week 12 of the 2013 NFL Season

And we conclude the Sunday NFL pregame quotage with NBC’s Football Night in America. Check it all out. NOTES & QUOTES FROM “FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA” — WEEK 12 “Amazing how this relationship has evolved over the years.” – Scott Pioli on Peyton Manning and Tom Brady occasionally exchanging information “I had no idea we […]

NBC Announces *Surprise!* Bob Costas to Host 2014 Winter Olympics

This comes from NBC which announces that the Holy Diminutive One, Bob Costas, will once again host the primetime portion of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, a warm water port city in Russia that averages 49-50 degrees in February. This will be the 10th time that Costas will host primetime for NBC dating back […]

Bob Costas Looks at the JFK Assassination Through the 1963 Dallas Cowboys

As the 50th anniversary of the JFK Assassination approaches, a special broadcast of Costas Tonight will look at the immediate aftermath through the eyes of the Dallas Cowboys. Two days after the assassination, the NFL decided to play games despite the backlash from the American people. Included in the schedule was the Dallas Cowboys playing […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Previews Interviews for Week 10 of the 2013 Season

Let’s move to the preview of tonight’s interviews on NBC’s Football Night in America. NBC will air the Dallas Cowboys at New Orleans Saints game and host Bob Costas will interview one player from each team. From the Cowboys, Costas talked with linebacker Sean Lee and from the Saints, Bob interviewed quarterback Drew Brees. Let’s […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Quotage for Week 9 of the 2013 NFL Season

We end the quotage posts with NBC’s Football Night in America. Check it out. NOTES & QUOTES FROM “FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA” — WEEK 9 “Drew Brees today was truly rattled.” – Rodney Harrison on Jets defense “Make a foot running the ball, please!” – Dungy on Chargers “There is some void of leadership somewhere […]

NBC’s Football in America Quotage for Week 7 of the 2013 NFL Season

We finish the NFL Sunday pregame quotage with NBC’s Football Night in America which looked at the day’s games from Week 7 and a preview of tonight’s Denver-Indy game. It included interviews with Peyton Manning of Denver and Andrew Luck of Indianapolis. It’s all below for you. NOTES & QUOTES FROM “FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA” […]

Bob Costas’ Halftime Commentary on the DC NFL Team

Up until Sunday, Bob Costas had not done a halftime commentary this season, but that all changed in Week 6 as the DC NFL Team took on Dallas on Sunday Night Football. Now I have not been a supporter of Costas’ commentaries in the past and have gone so far to condemn them both here […]

NBC’s Previews Football Night in America’s Interviews for Week 6 of the 2013 NFL Season

For tonight’s Football Night in America on NBC, Bob Costas interviews two players in advance of tonight’s Washington at Dallas game on Sunday Night Football. Bob talks with Dallas defensive end DeMarcus Ware and Washington wide receiver Pierre Garçon. We have partial transcripts below. BOB COSTAS INTERVIEWS DEMARCUS WARE AND PIERRE GARCON Football Night in […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Quotage for Week 5 of the 2013 NFL Season

Let’s complete the quotage for Week 5 of the NFL season with NBC’s Football Night in America. Here’s what was said on Sunday evening. NOTES & QUOTES FROM “FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA” — WEEK 5 “The Redskins nickname is offensive to Native Americans. In 2013, we need to get that name changed.” – Tony Dungy“He’s […]

NBC’s Football Night in America’s Interviews for Week 5 of the 2013 Season

In advance of tonight’s Houston at San Francisco game on Sunday Night Football, Bob Costas talks with Texans QB Matt Schaub while Tony Dungy speaks with 49ers signal caller Colin Kaepernick. It all airs on NBC’s Football Night in America starting at 7 p.m. ET. Here are partial transcripts of the interviews. TONY DUNGY INTERVIEWS […]

MLB Network Airs Game 2 of Pirates-Cardinals NLDS on Friday

In the second year of airing postseason baseball, MLB Network has announced it will carry Game 2 of the Pittsburgh-St. Louis series on Monday at 1 p.m. ET. The Holy Diminutive Bob Costas and Jim Kaat will call the game. Sam Ryan reports from the field. We have the press release from MLB Network. GAME […]

2013 MLB League Division Series Schedule

Let’s provide the schedules for the League Division Series. We do know the start times for the first three days of the games. We’ll know more over the next few days but here’s what we have thus far. I’ll break it down by series and by date. TBS carries all League Division Games except for […]

NBC’s Football Night in America Previews Tonight’s Interviews

In advance of tonight’s Chicago-Pittsburgh Sunday Night Football game, Bob Costas will have an interview with Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall in which he will state that he loves quarterback Jay Cutler. Here’s a partial transcript. BOB COSTAS INTERVIEWS BRANDON MARSHALL Football Night in America Preview – Week 3 “He’s one of my best friends. […]

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