| 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...
| 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 15, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Once you got past the pre-game show and the outrageous attempt by CBS Sports to use the telecast to try to rehabilitate the reputation of Detroit Lions stomper Ndamukong Suh, TV coverage of the Baltimore Ravens 20-13 victory over the Houston Texans wasn&...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Two South Dakota youths won national titles in the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition.
Sydney Palmer of Pierre won the girls' 14-15 title and Brady Hale of Yankton won the boys' 14-15 title. CBS and the NFL recognized the national winners during the...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:12 AM
As appealing as it might be to vent my own frustration and play to the rage of tens of thousands of Ravens fans by ripping the TV coverage of Baltimore’s agonizing 23-20 loss to the New England Patriots, facts are facts. And the fact of the matter...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 10:55 AM
PHILADELPHIA // After Michael Vick tossed four interceptions, was sacked twice, and finished with a 50.9 rating in the Philadelphia Eagles’ 17-16 win against the Cleveland Browns, the quarterback has been poked and prodded by media and fans alike....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 1:43 PM
After all the scrutiny on the offensive line this preseason, the uncertainty of which five linemen would start in the season opener, and the surprise when Ramon Harewood ran out of the tunnel with the starters on Monday night, the new-look Ravens...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Ray Lewis generally isn't hospitable toward running backs that aren't employed by the Ravens. Throughout his career, the inside linebacker has made a habit of treating opposing running backs like the enemy.
But Lewis took a different path when asked...