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The real world = MSU

We’ve had two amazing things happen already this semester: Having Detroit Tigers broadcaster Dan Dickerson teach a six-week class on play-by-play, and a two hour discussion of the craft with NBC Olympics host/NFL broadcaster Mike Tirico. 70 more words


Three Eras...Three Endings (sort of)

When I came into the office, the news hit me about three people in the public entertainment eye who have made decisions that the current phases of their careers will change.   456 more words


Mike Tirico Will Replace Bob Costas As NBC Olympic Host

Mike Tirico left ESPN for NBC last spring. NBC announced that he will replace Bob Costas as the primetime host for the network’s Olympics coverage beginning with the 2018 Winter Olympics. 104 more words


"This is the XFL" or When Execution Fails

In theory, the XFL created by  Vince McMahon, could’ve been a huge success.The timing was perfect with the NFL’s popularity growing leaving fans wanting even more football, enter the XFL planning to start their season in February, right after the Super Bowl. 715 more words

30 For 30

Indycar Silly Season- It Was Done, Now It Isn't; My Season Begins

Just when we thought all the rides were filled, one may be open again.  Spencer Pigot returns to Ed Carpenter Racing to drive the 20 car on road and street courses. 244 more words

Diary of a Sports Cord Cutter: Low Hanging Fruit

By Brad Hubbard | @bradhubbard | 1.18.2017

It’s a bold new OTT world and some are failing to adjust. While they can blame it on whatever they want (contracts, technological restrictions, etc) in the end it’s a fear of the new. 522 more words

Sideline Signals

There’s never a moment without banter around Roger Bennett and Michael Davies, the two co-hosts of NBC Sports’ soccer talkshow “Men in Blazers.” They sit around a long meeting table strewn with various papers. 1,137 more words