On this day 40 years ago – February 22, 1980 – hockey’s Miracle on Ice happened. It marked a national day of pride in America. The 1980 USA Olympic Hockey Team birthed a miracle in the highly competitive arena of … Continue reading
My new MIKE on Sports! podcast is now available on iTunes. The MIKE on Sports! podcast is for every American sports fan who loves to laugh or learn something new about sports. Check out the podcast for clever quips and … Continue reading
Undersized Bob Costas came up huge again at this week’s 35th annual Sports Emmy Awards in New York City.
The NBC Sports broadcasting icon reigned in Emmys in two categories at the event honoring excellence in American sports journalism.
Not only did Costas receive the most coveted individual award as Outstanding Studio Host. But, he also joined fellow hosts Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison and Dan Patrick as NBC Sunday Night Football won the Emmy for Live Sports Series for the sixth consecutive year.Continue reading
With robust revenue from a fat NBC Sports television contract, annual college football bowl game guarantees and a new mega rich Under Armour sponsorship deal, a poignant question recently surfaced.
What would Touchdown Jesus do on the campus of the University of Notre Dame with all that money?Continue reading