ESPN To Air Expanded Edition of ‘NFL Countdown’ Sunday

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN will air a special extended edition of NFL Countdown this weekend. The network will air a special three-hour edition of the program at noon Sunday ahead of the NFL Conference Championship games.  Sam Ponder will anchor the broadcast.  He will be joined by Matt Hasselbeck, Randy Moss, Rex Ryan, Charles Wooden, Louis Riddick, Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter...

January 18th, 2019

Godsmack Debuts ‘When Legends Rise’ Video

Courtesy: BMG Rights Management By Philip Sayblack Godsmack debuted the video for its latest single this week. The veteran rock band debuted the video for its new single ‘When Legends Rise‘ on Friday.  The video crosses footage of the band performing live with new and vintage National Football League game footage.  The addition of the NFL footage is a celebration of the league as its post season...

January 13th, 2019

ESPN Launches 15th Season of ‘CGD’ Next Week At Duke

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN’s College GameDay Covered by State Farm launches its 15th season next week. The network’s flagship college basketball program is scheduled to premiere at 11 a.m. on Jan. 19 with coverage of the Duke Blue Devils and the No. 4 Virginia Cavaliers.  Live coverage of the game is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN. Rece Davis will anchor the morning broadcast. ...

January 12th, 2019

Fowler, Herbstreit Talk CFB Championship With Media

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN is building anticipation for its broadcast of Monday night’s college football championship game. On Friday, the network released the transcript of its conference call with the media made earlier in the week. The network’s college football broadcast team of Kirk Herbstreit and Chris Fowler tackled (awful pun intended) topics, such as Alabama’s place in college...

January 6th, 2019

Bison, Eagles Vie For 2019 FCS CFB Championship Saturday On ESPN2

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN North Dakota State University and Eastern Washington will compete for the FCS College Football Championship this weekend, and ESPN will have full coverage of the game. The network announced in a news release sent Wednesday, that the game will be played Saturday in Frisco, Texas. Coverage is scheduled to start at 11:30 a.m. with FCS Championship Game Preview on ESPNEWS. ...

January 2nd, 2019

ESPN’s ‘First Take’ To Preview NFC Wild Card Matchup Live From Texas

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack The National Football League kicks off its post season this weekend, and ESPN will be on hand to cover the first weekend of the playoffs. The network announced Monday in a news release, that its hit show First Take will air live from Arlington, Texas where the Dallas Cowboys will host the Seattle Seahawks in one of the weekend’s four Wildcard matchups.  The program’s...

January 1st, 2019

ESPN Adds Two More Cubs Games to ‘SNB’ 2019 Broadcast Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN announced two more games this week, for its 2019 Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell broadcast schedule. The network announced Friday the the Chicago Cubs will host back-to-back games on May 5 and 12 live on ESPN.  The first game will see the Cubs host their National League Central opponents, the St. Louis Cardinals.  The second will pit the Cubs against...

December 23rd, 2018

NBC Sports Previews 2019 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Season Today

By Philip Sayblack Monster Energy Supercross will launch its new season soon, and in anticipation, NBC will air a pre-season preview show today. The Monster Energy AMA Supercross FIM World Championship 2019 season preview is scheduled to air at 3 p.m. today on NBC.  It will re-air Dec. 29 on at 8 p.m. on NBCSN.  A trailer for the preview show is streaming here. Courtesy: Feld Entertainment.NBC/NBC...

December 22nd, 2018

MLB, Shout! Factory’s 2018 World Series Presentation Is Another Grand Slam

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Shout! Factory/MLB Productions Winter is officially here again, and for fans of the National Football League, National Basketball Association and National Hockey League, it’s the most wonderful time of the year.  For others though – baseball fans – it means there are still two months until the start of Spring Training for the 2019 season.  Thanks to Shout! Factory...

December 22nd, 2018

Monster Energy AMA Supercross FIM World Championship Announces New TV Home

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Monster Energy/NBC/NBCSN/Feld Entertainment Monster Energy AMA Supercross FIM World Championship has a new television home. The organization announced Friday that it is moving to NBC Sports, beginning with a pre-season preview at 3 p.m., Dec. 22 on NBC.  An encore broadcast of the program will air at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN). Regular season coverage...

December 15th, 2018