Excerpts From The Long-Lost Script For Monday Night Football: The…

So total at the time was Cosell's saturation of culture that Irwin Weiner, an ABC Sports vice president for twenty years, once came up with a concept for a Saturday morning kids' series called "Monday Night Football: The Cartoon", one that would turn Cosell, Gifford and Meredith into animated characters. This isn't as… » 3/07/12 4:18pm 3/07/12 4:18pm

And Then Al Michaels Said To Howard Cosell: "You're Drunk. You're Ruining …

Howard Cosell, who died in 1995, ruled sports broadcasting from the 1960s until the 1980s. He commentated on Monday Night Football from its inception, called boxing's biggest fights, and popped up on Olympics and baseball telecasts, too. In his new book, Howard Cosell: The Man, the Myth, and the Transformation of… » 11/16/11 12:00pm 11/16/11 12:00pm