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What we know about Monday Night Football in 2014

We continue with our “What We Know” series on the NFL TV packages that begin anew this season with a contract that will end in the early 2020?s. We’ve already provided you with “What We Know” on Thursday Night Football, the NFL on CBS and NBC’s Sunday Night Football. It’s now time for ESPN’s Monday […]

James Brown says Washington should “do the right thing and change the name”

CBS has given its announcers the green light to apply the red light to the use of the Washington team name.  It sounds like NFL Today and Thursday Night Football host James Brown could be taking Les Moonves up on his offer. “I firmly believe that this is a people issue,” Brown said at a…

What we know about the NFL on CBS in 2014

On Sunday, we brought you “What We Know About Thursday Night Football This Season.” Continuing in that vein, Awful Announcing will present a series of “What We Knows” about the upcoming season on the other NFL packages. So since we began with Thursday Night Football on CBS/NFL Network, let’s continue with the NFL on CBS […]

Thursday Night Football Prime Time Special 'Under The Lights' to Air September 10 on CBS

Thursday Night Football launches its first-ever Network television coverage with a primetime special, UNDER THE LIGHTS

What we know about Thursday Night Football this season

As you’re aware by now, CBS and NFL Network will air the 16-game Thursday Night Football package in 2014. Last week at the Television Critics Association meeting in Los Angeles, we got a little glimpse of what we’ll see on the expanded schedule. Here’s what we know about the new Thursday Night Football. Better Games […]

Bill Belichick is fan of Thursday night games, wants more of them for Patriots

It took a while, but we've finally found someone who has to participate in the ridiculously short week before "Thursday Night Football" and loves those games. New England coach Bill Belichick is a big fan. The three-day prep time is good with him. Show More Summary

CBS and NFL Talk 'Thursday Night Football' Future

Leslie Moonves talks about using fall's eight games to woo the league into a long-term deal, while commissioner Roger Goodell is adamant that some games stay on the NFL Network. read more

Belichick likes Thursday games, would gladly take more than one

Count Patriots coach Bill Belichick as a firm supporter of Thursday Night Football. Patriots owner Robert Kraft said this week that Belichick “likes the Thursday night games and would be happy to have more than one in a season.” The NFL tries to schedule each team on Thursday once but not give any team two…

'Thursday Night Football' brings NFL-themed episodes to CBS: 5 suggestions

During the 2014 summer TV press tour panel for "Thursday Night Football" on CBS, network president Les Moonves revealed that in addition to the CBS stars being featured in NFL promos, there will also be "NFL-themed programs within our network shows," which might feature players, coaches and even owners who are not camera-shy. Show More Summary

CBS’ Thursday Night Football: What you will see, won’t see, and might see

CBS is playing ball on Thursdays, thanks to the weighty acquisition of Thursday Night Football for the network’s fall season. But what

THR Sports Issue: RGIII Fronts Thursday Night Football Preview

With football season on the horizon, the NFL must prove it can deliver on Thursday nights — despite risks of overexposure and player injuries. As Leslie Moonves told CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus after they won the package: "Now the work really begins." read more

NBC Sports Al Michaels: CBS' Thursday Night Football Won't Bring Overexposure

"How much is too much? Right now, it's not too much. Yes, it will have to get to that point someday but I don't think we're there yet," says Michaels. read more

NFL on CBS to utilize sideline reporters in 2014

Earlier this year, CBS announced that Tracy Wolfson was being promoted from reporting on SEC football to the Thursday Night Football package. During its reveal of the NFL on CBS teams for the 2014 season, the network mentioned that former NESN personality Jenny Dell and Evan Washburn would be sideline reporters for selected games. It’s […]

When Does 'Big Bang Theory' Return? See CBS's Fall Premiere Dates Here

CBS's fall TV premiere dates are here. Unlike previous years, the network is rolling out new episodes of its fall shows over two months (September and October). Thursday Night Football kicks off Sept. 11, and the network's new Sunday night lineup kicks off scripted programming premieres on Sept. Show More Summary

CBS Sports adds former NFL official Mike Carey to broadcast team

CBS Sports has added former NFL official Mike Carey to its broadcast team for Thursday Night Football. He will also contribute to The NFL on CBS each Sunday during the season.

CBS Sets Fall TV Schedule, Holds Some Comedies, Elementary For Late October

CBS has announced their Fall TV premiere schedule, calling it a "multi-phase rollout." The schedule begins with NFL Thursday Night Football on September 11, while the scripted series don't start rolling out until the week of Sunday, September 21. Show More Summary

CBS Sets Fall 2014 Premiere Dates

CBS has set its premiere dates for Fall 2014, and as usual, the vast majority of the network's shows will debut in the final week of September. There are some big changes, however, including the arrival of Thursday Night Football (pushing...Show More Summary

CBS fall TV 2014 premiere dates: 'Big Bang Theory' Season 8, 'The Good Wife' Season 6 and more

CBS is diverging a little from its usual premiere strategy for the 2014-15 season. Prompted in part by the addition of "Thursday Night Football" to its fall lineup, the network will stretch out its premieres over several weeks in September...Show More Summary

CBS Announces a Multi-Phase Rollout for Fall Premiere Dates

CBS announced today a multi-phase rollout for its new season with fall premiere dates ranging from the kick-off of "NFL Thursday Night Football" on Sept. 11 to the launch of its Thursday entertainment lineup on Oct. 30.

CBS Announces Fall 2014-15 Schedule!

CBS will begin its rollout of 2014-15 programming on Thursday, September 11th, with Thursday Night Football. New Series Madame Secretary premieres leading into The Good Wife on Sunday, September 21st. TV’s biggest comedy, The Big Bang Theory returns on Monday, September 22nd, with two episodes – leading into the series premiere of Scorpion and the […]

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