ESPN Family of Networks College Football Schedule for Week 2 of the 2014 Season

ESPN has released the schedule and announcing announcements for Week 2 of this college football season. There’s no primetime game on ABC as it’s carrying a NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Saturday night. The featured game is still on ABC as USC takes on Stanford at 3:30 p.m. ET. Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit and Heather […]

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College Football Viewing Picks for August 30, 2014

All Times Eastern Schedule courtesy Matt’s College Sports Announcing Assignments courtesy Eye on Sky and Air Sports Pregame and Studio Shows College Football Scoreboard — ESPN2, 8 a.m. College GameDay live from Fort Worth, TX — ESPN, 9 a.m. Fox Sports Live: College Football Countdown — Fox Sports 1, 10 a.m. SEC Nation — SEC […]

College Football Viewing Picks for 08/28/2014

All Times Eastern Schedule courtesy Matt’s College Sports Announcing Assignments courtesy Eye on Sky and Air Sports Studio and Pregame Shows CFB Daily — ESPNU, 1 p.m. College Football Daily — ESPN2, 3 p.m. SEC Nation — ESPN2/SEC Network, 4 p.m. Pac-12 Football Weekly — Pac-12 Networks, 5 p.m. ESPNU College Football Kickoff — ESPNU, […]

ESPN Unveils 2014 College Football Announcing Teams

In this transition year for college football, ESPN transitions its announcing teams for the 2014 season. For the new College Football Playoff, ESPN has shuffled its announcers for a sport it does quite well. Brent Musburger will no longer be on the “A” team as he has been sent to the new SEC Network where […]

College Basketball Viewing Picks for 03/14 through 03/16/2014

All Times Eastern Men’s Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports on TV Women’s Schedule courtesy of Eye on Sky and Air Sports Friday, March 14 Men’s Studio and Pregame Shows Inside College Basketball: Bracket Week — CBS Sports Network, 3:30 p.m. Big Ten Tip-Off Show 2014 — Big Ten Network, 6 p.m. Inside College Basketball: […]

Brent Musburger to Become Lead Football Play-by-Play Man of SEC Network

Announced today by ESPN, Brent Musburger who has been the full-time lead college football announcer since 2006, will move to the SEC Network to be the lead play-by-play man there. He’ll be teamed with Jesse Palmer on football games. It’s not a precipitous fall, but certainly not the move Musburger had to be expecting especially […]

ESPN’s Annual Championship Week Ramps Up

Today and Wednesday are the calm of the storm for ESPN’s Championship Week, but then between Thursday and Saturday, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNU and ABC will get involved in a slew of games involving the AAC, ACC, America East, Big Sky, Big Ten, Big 12, Big West, MAC, MEAC, SEC, Southland, SWAC, Sun Belt and […]

Fang’s Bites Podcast No. 4 — James Andrew Miller, ESPN Book

Just one guest today on the Fang’s Bites podcast and it’s James Andrew Miller, the co-author of Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN. The subjects discussed: Brent Musburger being replaced as Voice of College Football Management Changes at ESPN The Grantland story on Dr. V, the transgender woman who committed […]

REPORT: Brent Musburger Will Be Replaced As ESPN’s Top College Football Announcer

It appears that the 2014 Rose Bowl and the BCS National Championship Game were the last college football games Brent Musburger called for ESPN. Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch reports in his weekly media column that ESPN is making the move now as Musburger’s contract will expire when college basketball season ends. Deitsch cites a tweet […]

ESPN’s 2013-14 College Bowl Schedule with Announcers

We finally have the ESPN press release that provides the entire bowl schedule with both TV and radio announcers. Because it takes a long time to scroll, I’ll keep my intro short and let you read the release so you can find a way to summarize it yourself. Entire BCS Highlights ESPN College Football Bowl […]

The 7th Annual Fang’s Bites College Football TV Awards

The fact that this is the 7th time that these awards have been handed out shows that your humble blogger has been doing this for a long time. With that said, it’s time to look at the best and worst in college football broadcasting in 2013. There’s been a lot of moments to consider. Let’s […]

2013-14 College Football Bowl Games

The schedule is courtesy of Matt’s College Sports. I’ll add announcing assignments as they become availableAll announcing assignments have been updated. All times are Eastern. Here’s the grid. Saturday, December 21, 2013 Game Network Coverage Notes Announcers Time New Mexico Bowl Colorado St. vs. Washington St. ESPN/ESPN Radio University Stadium Albuquerque, NM ESPN: Mark Jones/Brock […]

College Football Viewing Picks for 12/05 — 12/07/2013

All Times Eastern Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports Announcing Assignments courtesy of Eye on Sky and Air Sports Thursday, December 5 Studio and Pregame Shows CFB Daily — ESPNU, 1 p.m. ESPNU All Access: Auburn Football — ESPNU, 4 p.m. College Football Live — ESPN2, 5 p.m. College Football Live — ESPN, 7 p.m. […]

ESPN/ABC Marks College Football Championship Week with Five Championship Games

We are now in Championship Week for college football. Several conferences will have championship games and the ESPN Family of Networks will carry five such games this week. The ESPN Family college football schedule is highlighted by the ACC Championship on ABC and the Pac-12 Championship on ESPN. In addition, the networks will air the […]

College Football Viewing Picks for 11/28 — 11/30/2013

All Times Eastern Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports Announcing assignments courtesy of Your Eye on the Sports Sky and Air Thursday, November 28 Pregame Show Fox College Thursday — Fox Sports 1, 7 p.m. 4 p.m. Stillman at Alabama State — ESPNU (Mark Neely/Jay Walker) 7:30 p.m. Texas Tech at Texas — Fox Sports […]