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Howard Cosell passed away 20 years ago this month. In this three-part series, we will be looking back on his contributions to sports media. The first installment, … 4,984 more words

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Quick Quotes #101

The importance that our society attaches to sport is incredible. After all, is football a game or a religion? The people of this country have allowed sports to get completely out of hand.  – Howard Cosell, 1918 – 1995

In English- Please.

Howard Cosell passed away 20 years ago this month. In this three-part series, we will be looking back on his contributions to sports media.

Two funerals, nine years apart, illustrated Howard Cosell’s changing sentiments toward the National Football League. 4,031 more words

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Remembering Howard Cosell: Why Did He Become So Disillusioned With Sports?

Howard Cosell passed away 20 years ago this month. In this three-part series, we will be looking back on his contributions to sports media.

Two funerals, nine years apart, illustrated Howard Cosell’s changing sentiments toward the National Football League. 4,342 more words

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al michaels never got jaded

You Can’t Make This Up:  Miracles, Memories and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television
Author:  Al Michaels with Jon Wertheim

It’s been an incredible and amazing ride.  

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Kevin Smith: Video: ABC Sports: NFL 1983-Week1-MNF-Dallas Cowboys @ Washington Redskins: Full Game

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This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress

If I’m a network TV sports executive and I got Monday Night Football on my network, I think this would be the dream matchup to have to open the new Monday Night Football season. 379 more words

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Kevin Smith: Video: ABC Sports: NFL 1983-Week1-MNF-Dallas Cowboys @ Washington Redskins: Full Game

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This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress

If I’m a network TV sports executive and I got Monday Night Football on my network, I think this would be the dream matchup to have to open the new Monday Night Football season. 379 more words

National Football League