Kirk Herbstreit Unhappy ABC Showed KSU-Texas To Only 36% Of The Country

This is fun! We got our hands on some raw, off-air satellite backhaul footage from tonight's Kansas State-Texas broadcast on ABC, and in the post-game we're invited to listen in on Kirk Herbstreit and Brent Musburger discussing the day in college football—and, notably, why so few people were able to watch their… » 9/22/13 1:06am 9/22/13 1:06am

Here's What Hannah Storm Looked Like After Her Gas Grill Exploded In…

On Monday we learned why Hannah Storm had been off the air for three weeks: her propane grill blew up in her face, a "wall of fire" that burned off half her hair and left her with second degree burns on her hands, chest, and face. » 1/02/13 12:25pm 1/02/13 12:25pm

What Was Up With ABC's Soundtrack For The Michigan-Ohio State Game?

Ohio State completed its undefeated, ineligible season by defeating Michigan 26-21 in college football's best rivalry game today, but viewers seemed consumed as much by ABC/ESPN's choice in bump music as they were the action happening on the field. We're not sure what prompted the eclectic mix, but here's the full… » 11/24/12 4:30pm 11/24/12 4:30pm

Brent Musburger Said Piss, And Kirk Herbstreit Couldn't Keep His Shit…

On Saturday night, we all speculated about what Brent Musburger could have said that was bad enough that ABC felt the need to cut off the audio while he and Kirk Herbstreit pulled themselves together. Today, we have the unedited version: piss. He said "piss," instead of "pick." » 9/03/12 11:30am 9/03/12 11:30am

Brent Musburger Bleeped By ESPN Censors After Saying Something Naughty

We're not sure exactly what Brent Musburger is saying here, because we're officially out of the business of reading lips. But his comments during tonight's Michigan-Alabama blowout were something that necessitated censors using the seven-second delay, and ones Musburger later remarked were "a Freudian slip." (The… » 9/01/12 11:31pm 9/01/12 11:31pm

Darren Rovell Is Indeed Going To ESPN, ABC News, Reportedly For More…

And it's official: Sports biz guy Darren Rovell is leaving CNBC after six years, having reached an "agreement in principle" with his old home, ESPN. Rovell tweeted this morning: » 6/21/12 10:27am 6/21/12 10:27am

USA Swimming's Monstrous Coaches And The "Culture of Sexual Misconduct"

An investigative report on last night's 20/20 presented startling stories of young swimmers sexually abused, secretly videotaped, and even impregnated by monstrous coaches. Has USA Swimming created a unique "culture of sexual misconduct," as ABC News would have you believe? » 4/10/10 6:47pm 4/10/10 6:47pm

It's Giant Balls Vs. Dwight Schrute For Hearts And Minds On Super Bowl…

In a bold frontal attack that makes Pickett's charge look like a game of Red Rover and the Normandy Invasion seem like a visit from the grandparents, ABC will storm NBC's programming fortress on Super Bowl Sunday with the intent of stealing ever viewer possible. Their weapon? The obstacle course shenanigans of Wipeout. … » 12/09/08 10:15am 12/09/08 10:15am