Tag Archives: ESPN

Coaches Film Room ESPN CFB Playoff Semifinal

I have expressed my preference for the ESPN Megacast during the College Football Playoff. I give all props to CBS who invented the concept during the NCAA Basketball Final Four coverage. I find it hard to believe that fans, true … Continue reading

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ESPN needs better branding for their bowl season

Today is the 29th of December. It is not New Year’s Eve. It is not New Year’s Day. So how can a bowl game played today be a New Year’s Six game? Multiple times during ESPN College Gameday, it was … Continue reading

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Is this a new bowl game dilemma?

Bowl games are a business. Most businesses come with a lot of contracts. But are bowl games going to have to produce some new contracts to face the reality of the economics of hosting football games. The number of NFL … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Replacement Announcers

I am a pretty big football fan. I am not a fan of the NBC announcing crew. Not really any combination they have is satisfactory to listen to during a game. Chris Collinsworth is the base as color commentator with … Continue reading

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Fox Sports $2 million blunder is not paying off

Colin Cowherd is not my favorite sports commentator, to say the absolute least on the subject. I was surprised by the click-bait title that he is 100% right. About anything. But I clicked on this : http://mlb.nbcsports.com/2015/10/02/colin-cowherd-is-100-right-about-something/ All I could … Continue reading

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Not on my favorites list : Colin Cowherd

http://www.aseaofblue.com/2015/4/27/8501087/the-comeuppance-of-colin-cowherd-cannot-come-soon-enough This seems par for the course with Cowherd. https://games.yahoo.com/news/espn-twit-quit-covering-video-173003565.html I have heard some of Cowherd’s takes. They just seem odd. And worse; they are easily refuted. I don’t have documentation but I believe Cowherd is in the crowd that … Continue reading

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World Cup Buzz

As the World Cup Finals approaches in Rio this summer; 32 teams are poised to start their month long run. The final friendly tune ups are taking place now. Rosters are being set. Starting June 12th, the tournament begins in … Continue reading

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