Is Steve Burton’s Mic Working Yet?

A slightly amusing video from the Boston Marathon, where Steve Burton has a mini-meltdown because his microphone won't work properly: http://www.flotrack.org/assets/portal/add_ons/mediaplayer-4.2/player.swf And Steve, its Kara, not Sara. Post-Marathon Interview Is The Biggest Endurance Test Of All (Deadspin)

Patriots All Access Debuts on WBZ/WSBK This Week

Ken from Fang's Bites with a quickie update today. This is from WBZ-TV and the New England Patriots. The Patriots All Access show makes the official move from WCVB, its home for 12 seasons to WBZ this week. Patriots All Access debuts this Friday Patriots All Access kicks off its 13th season on Friday, March … Continue reading Patriots All Access Debuts on WBZ/WSBK This Week

Less Live Spots from Spring Training on Local TV

The Herald's Jessica Heslam has a story this morning where she reports on some local TV stations that will be forgoing the customary trips to Red Sox spring training next month due to the economy. Channel 7 (WHDH) will not be sending anyone down to Fort Myers, while FOX25 may not send sports anchor Butch Stearns, … Continue reading Less Live Spots from Spring Training on Local TV

WCVB Loses Patriots “All Access” and Preseason Games To WBZ

WBZ-TV and TV38 announced today that they have acquired the broadcast rights to New England Patriots non-network preseason games, along with the All Access and Totally Patriots TV shows. This takes the games and programs away from WCVB Channel 5, where they had been shown for many years. It also essentially makes WBZ-TV the TV … Continue reading WCVB Loses Patriots “All Access” and Preseason Games To WBZ

Gil Santos Retiring from WBZ, Remaining on Pats Broadcasts

Yesterday, Jessica Heslam reported that Gil Santos will be retiring from WBZ radio at the end of this month. I figured Santos would remain as the radio play-by-play voice of the Patriots, and in today's Herald, Renee Nadeau has Santos saying that he plans to remain in the Patriots radio broadcast booth for WBCN for next season … Continue reading Gil Santos Retiring from WBZ, Remaining on Pats Broadcasts