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Some Weekend Sports Media Thoughts

Time for a long overdue sports media post. You get three columns-in-one. Nice concept for you. If you don’t know the name Sandy Grossman in the pantheon of sports television, you should. He was the “A” director on the NFL on CBS and Fox, the NBA on CBS, the NHL on Fox and directed two […]

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Fang’s Bites Podcast No. 12 — Jay Onrait, Fox Sports 1

Just one guest on this week’s edition of the podcast. Jay Onrait of Fox Sports Live is the lone interview this week. Among the topics discussed: Jay getting indoctrinated to Los Angeles with his first earthquake; The transition of moving from Canada to Southern California; What lured him and his on-air partner, Dan O’Toole and […]

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DEVELOPING: Fox Sports 1 to Air One MLB League Championship Series

This broken by Steve Lepore at Awful Announcing today, Fox Sports Executive Producer John Entz has confirmed that Fox Sports 1 will air on League Championship Series in its entirety this season. TBS will air the other LCS. It means that the League Championship Series just like the League Division Series and the Wild Card […]

The Nominees for the 35th Annual Sports Emmy Awards

The nominees are out. A few interesting developments for this year’s Emmys. In the play-by-play category, Al Michaels is noticeably absent. Marv Albert, Mike Breen, Joe Buck, Bob Costas (?) and Mike Emrick are nominees. I guess the Academy decided to put Bob in this category in addition to his customary Studio Host nomination. For […]

“America’s Pregame” to Premiere on Fox Sports 1 in April

A new evening show will premiere on Fox Sports 1 in the 6 p.m. ET timeslot on April 7. It’ll be called “America’s Pregame” and according to Fox, it will set up the evening’s viewing for sports fan. “America’s Pregame” will take the place of “Fox Football Daily” which has been in the 6 p.m. […]

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: […]

Fox Sports 1 Ramps Up for Championship Week

Fox Sports 1 will air two college tournaments this week, the Big East and the Pac-12. Fox Sports 1 will carry every single game of the Big East Tournament from Madison Square Garden in New York. Gus Johnson, Bill Raftery and Erin Andrews will be on the primetime games as well as the semifinals and […]

Fox Names Matt Vasgersian and John Smoltz as MLB Announcing Team

A week after announcing that Joe Buck, Harold Reynolds and Tom Verducci are the “A” MLB on Fox team, we have this stating that MLB Network stalwarts Matt Vasgersian and John Smoltz are another team. They would be likely the “B” team for Fox. They’ll call games on both Fox and Fox Sports 1. Vasgersian […]

College Basketball Viewing Picks for 03/08 & 03/09/2014

All Times Eastern Men’s Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports Men’s Announcing Assignments and Women’s Schedule courtesy of Eye on Sky and Air Sports Saturday, March 8 Men’s Studio and Pregame Shows College GameDay live from Durham, NC — ESPNU, 10 a.m./ESPN, 11 a.m. Fox College Hoops Tip-Off — Fox Sports 1, 11 a.m. Fox […]

College Basketball Viewing Picks for 03/01 & 03/02/2014

All Times Eastern Men’s Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports on TV Men’s Announcing Assignments & Women’s Schedule courtesy of Eye on Sky and Air Sports Saturday, March 1 Men’s Studio and Pregame Shows College GameDay live from Stillwater, OK — ESPNU, 10 a.m./ESPN, 11 a.m. NCAA Men of March: Shaka Smart — CBS, 1 […]

2014 MLB on Fox/Fox Sports 1 Schedule

One of the reasons why Fox launched Fox Sports 1 last year was to air baseball in bulk. Fox Sports 1 will air 40 games this season including 10 exclusive Saturday doubleheaders and an additional 10 doubleheaders split with Fox. In addition, Fox Sports 1 will occasional games during the week including its first MLB […]

College Basketball Viewing Picks for 02/22 & 02/23/2014

All Times Eastern Men’s Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports on TV Men’s Announcing Schedule and Women’s Schedule plus announcers courtesy of Eye on Sky and Air Sports Saturday, February 22 Men’s Studio and Pregame Shows College GameDay live from Boulder, CO — ESPNU, 10 a.m./ESPN, 11 a.m. Big Ten Tip-Off Show 2014 — Big […]

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