NFL Network Previews Super Bowl XLVIII

Starting at 7 a.m., NFL Network begins 10½ hours of pregame coverage for Super Bowl XLVIII. It starts with NFL GameDay First hosted by Sterling Sharpe, Shaun O’Hara and Brian Billick live at Super Bowl Boulevard in New York. Then it will be the massive 8½ hour NFL GameDay Morning which will originate from several […]

Thursday Night Football Heads to Tampa Bay

Tonight, this could be the last game for Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano. And while it may not be enough to get you to watch Thursday Night Football, just know that it’s a good opportunity to see Cam Newton playing for the Carolina Panthers. NFL Network airs the 3-3 Carolina Panthers taking on […]

Thursday Night Football Heads to Arizona

This Thursday, NFL Network heads out to Arizona for the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Cardinals. Brad Nessler, Mike Mayock and Alex Flanagan will be the game crew as always. Rich Eisen will host the pre and postgame show with his merry band of analysts. We have the particulars of what will take […]

Thursday Night Football Gives Us An Old School NFC Matchup

The New York Giants and the Chicago Bears go back to the early days of the National Football League. They don’t play as much as they used to due to expansion and division rivalries. Brad Nessler, Mike Mayock and Alex Flanagan will be on-hand for the call of the Football Giants and Da Bears from […]

NFL Network Previews Week 3 of the 2013 Season

Time for the Sunday NFL pregame previews. As usual, I’ll post the previews from all of the NFL’s TV partners. As usual, I’ll begin with NFL Network which has the earliest of the live pregames beginning at 7 a.m. with NFL GameDay First and then NFL GameDay Morning. Take a look at what’s in store […]

Thursday Night Football Travels to Philly for the Andy Reid Reunion

In Week 3, Philadelphia Eagles fans get to see a familiar face on the visiting sideline at Lincoln Financial Field this week. Former coach Andy Reid will be roaming the sideline in Kansas City red instead of Philadelphia Eagles green on Thursday night. NFL Network airs the Andy Reid reunion in Philadelphia. As usual, Brad […]

Looking at the Next Generation of Olympic Announcers

As we go into the second week of the 2012 London Olympics or the Games of the XXX Summer Olympiad, I thought I would take the opportunity on this middle Sunday to look ahead for the next set of Games on television. We know that NBCUniversal will carry the Olympics through 2020, that’s two Winter […]

Thursday Night Football Premieres This …. Thursday!

Yes, Thursday Night Football’s sixth season kicks off on NFL Network this week with another 8 game schedule. It begins with a tasty AFC West matchup between old American Football League rivals Oakland and San Diego at the Stadium Formerly Known as Jack Murphy. In addition, it marks the debut of the new Thursday Night […]

Thursday Night Football Returns With A New Announcing Crew & A Cast of Thousands

NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football is back with its fifth announcing crew in its six years of existence. Here’s hoping we’ll finally some consistency with Thursday Night Football now that the Matt Millen and Joe Theismann experience is over. This year, we’ll have Brad Nessler and Mike Mayock. I’ve felt Mayock should have been in […]

NFL Network Revamps NFL Total Access With New Hosts

Reported by various media outlets, but finally announced officially by NFL Network, we get two of the worst kept secrets that the channel’s signature nightly show, NFL Total Access will get two sets of duos to host the show. Rich Eisen, the show’s original host, will concentrate on NFL GameDay Morning, NFL GameDay Highlights, the […]

NBC Finally Gives Us The Talent Roster for The Winter Olympics

Even though I posted a version of the talent roster last week, NBC Sports sends us this release today so I’ll do them the favor of posting it now. I’m a bit busy again today so links may not get posted. I’ll do my best to get them up sometime during the day. Anyway, here’s […]

The 3rd Annual Fang's Bites NFL TV Awards

Time to hand out the 3rd Annual Fang’s Bites NFL TV Awards. If you’re a new reader, you can take a look at how the inaugural and 2nd annual versions played out. Let’s get to them without further delay. Best Play-by-Play: There’s no one better when it comes to NBC’s Al Michaels when there’s a […]

Some Monday Night Links

Because I’ll be leaving my house at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday to be at a jobsite, I won’t be able to provide linkage while I’m there so to help tie you over, I’ll do some now. I’ve already done the Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks for Tuesday and expect to see that at 9 a.m. […]

The Playmaker Joins NFL Network and So Does Stacey Dales!

The fact that Michael Irvin, the Playmaker was joining NFL Network has been reported everywhere from the Dallas Morning News to O Globo in Rio de Janeiro. But to have Fang’s Bites fave Stacey Dales as a co-host of the expanded NFL Gameday Morning? That’s a surprise and welcome in these parts as well. After […]

It's A Saturday Link Thing

Let’s give you some links on this Saturday. I have some work to do, but I’ll get the linkage out of the way first. Rarely do I start the links with Barry Horn, but I’m going to today. He writes in his weekly column that the NFL is back with the Scouting Combine, all of […]