Some Tuesday Morning Sports Media Thoughts

I’m on the train heading from Kingston, RI to New York City. I’ll be at a sports media event at the world-famous CBS Broadcast Center. If you follow me on Twitter or on my Facebook page, I’ll be live tweeting if possible from the event. In the meantime, Amtrak’s wifi service is as fast as […]

ESPN Airs 34 College Bowl Games Including The Next-to-Last BCS

ESPN has sent its schedule for the college football bowls as well as the Bowl Championship Series. In addition, we have the announcing assignments for all of the games on the ESPN platforms. Most of the games will air on ESPN, some on ESPN2. ESPN Radio also carries a series of games including the entire […]

Posting As Many Monday Links As I Can

Been busy again today, but I’ll try to post as many links here as possible. Don’t know if I can do a complete set, but I’ll see what I can do. USA Today’s Michael Hiestand hears from ESPN’s Brent Musburger who calls tonight’s BCS National Championship Game. Tom Weir of USA Today says Tim Tebow […]

ESPN’s College Football Announcer Assignments

We have a whole slew of college football announcing teams on ESPN thanks to its various platforms. A couple of items of note. Beth Mowins will call games becoming the second woman to call college football for ESPN joining Pam Ward. Ron Franklin who had announced his retirement earlier this year citing frustration with ESPN, […]

A Thursday Link Thing

Let’s give you some links while I can. I have a busy day at work so I’ll get these up. Writing for the Indiana University National Sports Journalism Center, Dave Kindred gives you some more sportswriting do’s and don’ts. The Nielsen Wire blog says loyal markets will be viewing the BCS National Championship Game tonight. […]

Some Quick New Year's Day Links

Here at Chez Fang’s Bites, the New Year got off to a bang when my boiler went out. So it’s cold, but thankfully, the boiler repairman who advertises 24/7 emergency service has already been here, but as he needs some parts, I wait so I’ll give you some links. This was unexpected, but what was […]

Time for Monday Linkage

It feels like last week since I last did linkage. And well, it’s true. The last time I did links for you was on Thursday. My apologies. Time to do some now. From the Nation’s Newspaper, Michael Hiestand of USA Today says Michael Vick’s return to the football field hardly generated controversy. In Sports Business […]

First Friday Megalinks of 2009, Part II

Time to give you the rest of the megalinks. I’ll provide you with the Weekend Viewing Picks since I was unable to do so in Part I. The NFL Wildcard Weekend takes our viewing weekend attention as NBC has a doubleheader on Saturday with Atlanta taking on Arizona and Indianapolis renewing its rivalry with San […]

The Friday Megalinks …. At Night

Due to me being all over the place today, Southern Rhode Island, Northern Rhode Island, Eastern Massachusetts, then Central Rhode Island, I was not able to do the megalinks during the day, so I’m doing them at night. One of these Fridays, I’ll be able to provide them to you at its regular time. And […]

Videos of the Week: NBA on CBS Opens

Since we’re in the midst of the NBA Finals (which could end tonight), I figure I would give you some of the old opens. ABC had the NBA in the 1960′s and early 1970′s, but in 1973, CBS took over the contract. CBS held the rights from the 1973-74 season until the 1989-90 season. CBS […]

Monday Monday

First off, I wanted to apologize for not being able to provide Sunday links. I worked until 2 a.m. Monday and was not able to get the links done. But I’m here now and I’ll provide links for today. USA Today’s Michael Hiestand says blowouts in the NCAA Tournament hurt CBS’ ratings. CNBC’s Darren Rovell […]

If It's Friday, It Must Be The Megalinks

Yes, it’s Friday, I have a dentist appointment and it’s time for me to do some links. Let’s get started. This weekend, the NCAA Tournament continues as the Sweet Sixteen will be reduced to the Elite Eight tonight. And after Sunday, we’ll have the Final Four. CBS has your coverage of the Mens’ NCAA Tournament […]

1st Annual Fang's Bites College Basketball TV Awards

Now that the 2007-08 College Basketball regular season and the Conference Tournaments are over, it’s time to hand out the 1st Annual Fang’s Bites College Basketball TV Awards. Just as I did with the College Football TV Awards and the NFL TV Awards, I’ll give you Best and Worst, no real fancy names for these […]

Awful Announcing is Awesome!

One of the best blogs in cyberspace is Awful Announcing. I’ve put the site in my blogroll to the left and if you visit it regularly, you’ll agree with me. Well, I’ll link to the post, but also put the videos that go with it here as well. Ever since I read it, I’ve been […]