| May 8, 2012
| 9:14 AM
I have been putting off this post for a couple of weeks. It's about Mike Bordick's performance on MASN as an analyst on Orioles games.
It started with a colleague, who is usually a keen observer of sports media, casually stopping me in the newsroom to...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Things can always get worse, can't they?
I used to think reviewing any Baltimore Ravens telecast with Dan Dierdorf and Greg Gumbel in the broadcast booth was about as bad as things could get on my beat.
But Sunday, I found out there was a much lower...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:36 PM
I cannot remember watching a football telecast and learning less than I did from the CBS crew Sunday in the Baltimore Ravens 25-15 win over the Cleveland Browns.
And the reason for that is simple: Rich Gannon is almost as lazy in his commitment to...
| May 31, 2012
| 2:39 AM
A number of Petoskey High School athletes were honored with myriad awards Wednesday at the school’s 67th Annual VArsity Awards Banquet.
— The U.S. Army Reserve Scholar Athlete Awards went to Joe Robbins and Olivia Pizii.
Pizii, who was a...
| May 31, 2012
| 2:49 AM
Former NFL All-Pro offensive tackle and University of Michigan standout Dan Dierdorf remembers his senior varsity athletic banquet like it happened yesterday.
More than 40 years later, Dierdorf — now a CBS Sports analyst and well-recognized NFL...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 1:53 AM
For nearly a half-century, the game of football is pretty much all he's known.
Following a 13-year career with the St. Louis Cardinals, current CBS analyst Dan Dierdorf made the transition from the playing field to the broadcast booth, where he's been...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Rex Ryan took a pointless shot at Tom Brady before the Jets-Colts game. Now, Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie is taking his turn throwing mouth darts at Tom Brady....
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:32 PM
It's only natural that sports enthusiasts always seek to compare. That's just a part of the competitive nature of sports after all. So it was no surprise that when I asked respected CBS NFL analyst Bill Cowher if Auburn quarterback Cam Newton could be a...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 9:32 PM
As if it wasn't painful enough to see the Ravens end their season by giving a game away to the Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore TV fans had to listen to Greg Gumbel and Dan Dierdorf announcing our humiliation.Let's start here: What did you think of the...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Big Ten Network debuts Big Ten Film Vault Fans of Big Ten football can now get their fix with several new programs that will debut on the Big Ten Network....
| Oct 17, 2011
| 3:29 AM
Let's be honest, I expected one of the worst Ravens' broadcasts of the year Sunday. It was bad enough that CBS Sports, which has gone three-for-three in seriously flawed Ravens telecasts this season, was covering the game. But worse yet, it was the CBS...