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Bob Costas and Cris Collinsworth provide their two cents on Greg Hardy before Sunday Night Football

The big story entering Week 9 of the 2015 National Football League regular season was the release of the pictures of Greg Hardy’s assault of ex-girlfriend Nicole Holder released by Deadspin and the subsequent statement of Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones supporting him. Show More Summary

Web Criticizes NBC for ‘Badly-Timed’ Olympics Commercial

4 weeks agoNews : Trending Now

Was it bad timing or insensitivity? Moments after Bob Costas was talking about Gabby Douglas's record-breaking gold medal and how she was the first African American to win the women's all-around title, a commercial came on featuring a monkey doing gymnastics. The spot was for NBC's fall show "Animal Practice," which the network has been [...]

Bob Costas to write his autobiography, with help from Mike Lupica

Are you ready for the Bob Costas memoirs? Well, the renowned sports broadcaster is finally ready to write them. Richard Sandomir of the New York Times reported on Sunday that Costas has agreed to write his autobiography for HarperCollins. Show More Summary

Bob Costas Signs With HarperCollins to Write Autobiography

The longtime sportscaster and television personality says he's finally ready to share his story. His book is due in 2017 and will be written with Mike Lupica, a sports columnist at The Daily News.

Go To Bed, Bob Costas

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

To be fair, if Albert Belle suddenly made an appearance at bat in the MLB postseason that would be a pretty big story. Read more...

Bob Costas on former Syracuse Blazer Bill Goldthorpe, who inspired Slapshot’s Ogie Ogilthorpe

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Long before he was hosting the Olympics or Sunday Night Football, Bob Costas was doing minor-league hockey radio broadcasts for the Syracuse Blazers, and that’s where he came across Bill “Goldie” Goldthorpe. Goldthorpe, who had a famed...Show More Summary

United States coach makes three changes in squad for Brazil friendly

Last Friday’s 2-1 victory against Peru was Klinsmann’s 42 victory since taking over as MNT head coach in 2011, putting him one behind Bob Bradley for second all-time. Brazil’s 1-0 win over Costa Rica on Saturday on paper may have looked like another unconvincing performance by the side, but in truth they were far supererior

Your MLB Announcing Schedule for 9/1 – 9/6

3 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Tuesday, September 1 New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox (MLBN 7 pm) Bob Costas, John Smoltz & Tom Verducci [alt: Rays at Orioles] Wednesday, September 2 New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox (MLBN 4 pm) Local Broadcast [alt: Angels at A’s – 3:30p] Washington Nationals at St. Show More Summary

Your MLB Announcing Schedule for 8/17 – 8/23

3 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Monday, August 17 San Francisco Giants at St. Louis Cardinals (ESPN 7 pm) Dave Flemming, Aaron Boone, Dallas Braden Tuesday, August 18 Detroit Tigers at Chicago Cubs (MLBN 8 pm) Bob Costas, Jim Kaat & Tom Verducci [alt: Giants at Cardinals]...Show More Summary

Your MLB Announcing Schedule for 8/10 – 8/16

4 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Monday, August 10 Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals (ESPN 8 pm) Dave O’Brien, Dallas Braden, Eduardo Perez & Pedro Gomez Tuesday, August 11 Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals (MLBN 8 pm) Bob Costas, Jim Kaat & Sam Ryan [alt: Pirates...Show More Summary

Variety says Josh Elliott’s in talks to return to ABC, Elliott and ABC deny it

4 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

When Josh Elliott left ABC and “Good Morning America” for NBC in March 2014, it seemed like a move that could have substantial repercussions, with Elliott tabbed by many as the successor to either Bob Costas or Matt Lauer. That hasn’t...Show More Summary

Even Bill O'Reilly Thinks The Chattanooga Shootings Call For Stronger Gun Laws

From the July 22 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: Bob Costas And Bill O'Reilly Agree: Conduct Background Checks On All Gun Sales NRA Leadership Virtually Alone In Opposition To Expanding Background Checks For Every Gun Sale NRA Calls Loophole That Allowed Charleston Shooter To Buy A Gun "A Critical Safety Valve"

MLB Network talks with baseball’s greatest living players on Thursday

5 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

MLB Network suddenly announced a third new edition of MLB Network Presents this week, featuring a roundtable discussion with the Franchise Four Greatest Living Players, as announced prior to the All-Star Game on Tuesday. Bob Costas sat...Show More Summary

Bob Costas’ Criticism of Caitlyn Jenner Is Wrongheaded, Offensive—and Understandable 

After receiving the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday, Caitlyn Jenner gave a powerful speech in which she declared, “It is an honor to have the word ‘courage’ associated with my life.” But not everybody thinks Jenner’s very public gender transition displayed the kind of courage usually associated with the award. Show More Summary

Caitlyn Jenner Addresses Controversy As She Receives ESPY’s Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Caitlyn Jenner,  accepting the Arthur Ashe Courage Award tonight at ESPN’s annual ESPYs ceremony, addressed head on the controversy about the decision to give her this year’s award. NBC Sports broadcaster Bob Costas is among those who...Show More Summary

DC Sports Bog: Buck Showalter on his ‘last rodeo’ with the O’s and Derek Jeter’s final home game

“Buck Showalter, A Life in Baseball,” an interview with the Orioles manager hosted by Bob Costas, premieres Wednesday at 7 p.m. on MLB Network.During the hour-long program, Showalter discusses coming to terms with the fact that he wasn’t...Show More Summary

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