"Naked Gun" getting remade
Enrico Palazzo. No word yet on who'll play Reggie Jackson. Or Mel Allen, Jim Palmer, Curt Gowdy, Dick Enberg, Howard Cosell and Tim McCarver. Oh, and O.J. Simpson. Watch some of the magic below.
Football visionary: Father of replay recalls how it began 50 years ago
up selling programs at Army-Navy, takes with him, that’s quite all right. “There used to be a guy named Howard Cosell ,” Verna said without a hint of sarcasm. “And I would to go drinking with him and my best man Chet Forte, who ended
Deserves far better than Astrodoom
a pop fly. The Astrodome also gave us a Nolan Ryan no-hitter, a 199-yard game from rookie Earl Campbell that Howard Cosell called "the greatest football game I have ever broadcast." George Washington may not have slept there, but Claudell
Death highlights boxing's decline
home just how far the sport has fallen. Remember the '70s? It was when men were men. Boxers fought regularly, Howard Cosell called the bouts and anyone with a black-and-white TV could watch. As we learned March 31, 1973, there was no telling what you might see
Ex-Senators analyst Whitfield dies
Crown horse racing, among many sports. Whitfield served in the US Army and worked for what became known as the Armed Forces Network. He also co-authored a book with famed broadcaster Howard Cosell titled "What's Wrong with Sports."
Looking for next Jackie? Won't happen
Bill Russell and the athletes of the 1950s and 1960s made sports writing and broadcasting important. There is no Howard Cosell without Muhammad Ali. We journalists miss the good-old days, and we blame modern athletes for denying us a place
Weber's one grab was The Catch
together: Bear Bryant, Parseghian, Alabama , Notre Dame, national championship, national TV, Sugar Bowl, even Howard Cosell , who said, “At Notre Dame, football is a religion. At Alabama, it’s a way of life.” Weber, who had
40 years ago, Irish-Tide played game for the ages
in the Sugar Bowl, the game that would decide the national championship, a contest so momentous that ABC sent in Howard Cosell to join the regular college broadcast team of Chris Schenkel and Bud Wilkinson. ''At Notre Dame, football is a
Morgenstein: Costly for Costas?
trying to I think back in the whispered I can think of that ever even been close to doing something like this. With Howard Cosell associated with Mohammed Ali Mohammed unwilling. Go into the army when he was drafted. In the Vietnam War. And howof that ever even been close to doing something like this. With Howard Cosell associated with -- Mohammed Ali Mohammed -- unwilling. Go into the army when he was drafted. In the Vietnam War. And how
Ali's legendary trainer Angelo Dundee dies at 90
the boxing world. ''He is the only man in boxing to whom I would entrust my own son,'' the late sportscaster Howard Cosell once said of Dundee. In the late 1970s, with Ali nearing retirement, Dundee quickly jumped into the corner for an