Random Clips

SiriusXM to Provide Coverage of US Open

SiriusXM satellite radio will be teaming up with ESPN Radio to provide live coverage of this weekend’s U.S. OPen Golf Championship from Congressional Country Club.

Live play-by-play will air Thursday and Friday (10:00am-4:00 pm ET), Saturday and Sunday (2:00-8:00 pm/conclusion ET) on ESPN Xtra, SiriusXM channel 85.

SiriusXM will also have live golf talk leading up to and through the tournament on the PGA TOUR Network channel, channel 93 on XM and channel 208 on Sirius Premier.

Random Video Clip #24

It’s been a while since we’ve done this…post a random video clip which depicts the sports media.

Today I have a documentary on the behind-the-scenes of ABC producing a college football telecast from 1975.  The video is long (28 minutes) but provides great insight into the equipment of the era and the workings inside the truck, events that still play out today.  Please take the time to watch it…

Random Video Clip #16

Being a football fan, this weekend’s NFL Draft will be must see TV, at least during the first round. I will not be hanging around much past the Patriots’ pick at number seven, or wherever their first pick will take place. I have a life.

Other than the Pats. the highlight for me is to see who the Jets and Giants pick, given that the draft is held in New York and the fans come out to sit in the audience to witness, first hand, the shaping of their team’s future.

The Jets’ draft fortunes have been well chronicled..and with them picking just before the Pats at number six, the drama should be high. In case you don’t remember some of the infamous picks made by the Jets here’s a look back…