Tag Archives: monday night football

  • NFL: Husain Abdullah’s Penalty for Muslim Prayer was Wrong

    Sep 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Getting just as much ink this morning as the Kansas City Chiefs’ 41-14 destruction of the New England Patriots Monday night is the 15-yard unsportsmanlike penalty given to Chiefs’s safety Husain Abdullah, reports ESPN.com. A devout Muslim, Abdullah slid to his knees and bowed in prayer following his 39-yard interception return for a touchdown. And for that […]

  • TLC Biopic Gives VH1 Its Highest Ratings in Five Years

    Oct 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *VH1 went into beast mode with its original movie “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story,” which became the network’s highest-rated telecast in more than five years. The 9 p.m. premiere last night averaged 4.5 million total viewers and ranks as the No. 1 original cable movie this year in adults and women 18-49. It’s also VH1’s highest-rated […]

  • NFL Fines Robert Griffin III Over ‘Operation Patience’ Tee

    Aug 23, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments


    *That “Operation Patience” t-shirt worn by Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III during warmups on Monday is gonna cost him. The NFL fined him $10,000 for sporting unauthorized apparel before Monday night’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, ESPN confirmed Thursday. The second-year QB wore the T-shirt while warming up for a game in which […]

  • Lisa Salters Becomes ESPN’s Lone ‘MNF’ Sideline Reporter

    Apr 11, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *A year ago, ESPN used a rotation of sideline reporters for its Monday Night Football games. This fall, the cable channel will use just one. Lisa Salters, among the lead reporters for ESPN on ABC’s NBA coverage, has been named the new lone sideline reporter for MNF, the network announced this morning.  She’ll join play-by-play […]

  • (Jokey Joke) Betty White Opens for Monday Night Football (Video)

    Dec 27, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Betty White is working hard in her older years. She’s been tackled for Snicker’s,  she’s been a guest on SNL, she’s in more films than ever before, and she’s back on TV with the show Hot in Cleveland. Now, she’s revisiting her football roots with doing the opener for Monday Night Football last night. (more…) […]

  • Monday Night Football Has a New Voice: Barry Sanders

    Oct 10, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *After the Monday Night Football guy – Hank Williams Jr. –  got fired, who could we expect to perform the nation’s favorite weeknight event? CBSSports.com’s Will Brinson listed 10 acts that might replace Williams, although it appears that ESPN will be going in a different, less musical direction, at least for the rest of the […]