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Five New Lifetime Honorary Members Named by Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association

Five New Lifetime Honorary Members Named by Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association

DETROIT – February 3, 2017 – The highest individual membership honor has been bestowed upon five sports-industry professionals by the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association (DSBA). – Tom Ryan, public address announcer for 51 seasons at Calihan Hall for the University of Detroit Mercy Titan men’s basketball team. Longtime radio and TV program host and personality on stations WDIV-Channel 4, WOMC-FM and several others. …read more →

Motor City Mad Mouth’s Insights: The Days Before Christmas

Motor City Mad Mouth’s Insights: The Days Before Christmas

BY SCOTT MORGANROTH PHOTOS BY CANDICE EBLING I must be totally crazy or really enjoy what I do to have undertaken this Ambitious Schedule. It’s been nearly a month, when on December 23, 2016, the Detroit Red Wings faced the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, FL. The Red Wings found themselves in a very unusual situation, They’re…read more →

Detroit Tigers Day at Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association

Detroit Tigers Day at Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association

From DSBA Executive Committee: RSVP Now for Thursday, January 26, 2017: Detroit Tigers Day at Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association MEDIA ADVISORY and Media Luncheon FOR:            DSBA Members, Media Members WHEN:       Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (approx.) WHO:          Al Avila, Detroit Tigers Executive Vice…read more →

By George B. Eichorn – SPORTS STORIES of 2016

LOCAL TOP TEN: Death of Gordie Howe stuns Detroit and the hockey world; he lies in state at Joe Louis Arena. Pistons announce they will move downtown into the new Little Caesars Arena when completed. Lions tied for NFC North lead as 2016 ends and vie for post-season playoffs heading into showdown against Green Bay. Calvin Johnson retires prior to…read more →

RICH’S 2016 ALL-AMERICAN TEAM!

RICH’S 2016 ALL-AMERICAN TEAM!

Hi college football friends and fans,  I apologize for not putting my official college football All-American team for this year together yet. All players were chooses before these bowl games were played. sincerely,  Rich Eldridge College Football Historian OFFENSE QB- LAMAR JACKSON, LOUISVILLE RB- DONEL PUMPHREY, SAN DIEGO STATE RB- D’ONTA FOREMAN, TEXAS WR- ISIAH “ZAY” JONES, EAST CAROLINA WR-…read more →

Quick Lane Bowl

Quick Lane Bowl

Get ready Detroit!! Fans from the East Coast will be arriving downtown soon as Ford Field and the Detroit Lions host the 2016 Quick Lane Bowl on Monday, December 26th. Boston College squares off against the University of Maryland at 2:30 p.m. on ESPN.   The 3rd annual bowl here is featuring the ACC (Boston College) against the Big Ten…read more →

[Motor City Mad Mouth’s Insights] Interesting Coaching Changes In South Florida

[Motor City Mad Mouth’s Insights] Interesting Coaching Changes In South Florida

There were two Interesting Coaching Changes recently in South Florida. One I can understand while the other was mind boggling. Let’s start off with the mind boggling dismissal. On November 27, 2016, former Red Wing Gerard Gallant was fired after going two-plus seasons with the Florida Panthers. Gallant was 96-65-25 in his tenure in South Florida. Gallant led the Panthers…read more →

RICH’S 2016 COLLEGE FOOTBALL AWARDS!

RICH’S 2016 COLLEGE FOOTBALL AWARDS!

NATIONAL AWARDS: COACH OF THE YEAR: P.J FLECK, WESTERN MICHIGAN MVP: LAMAR JACKSON, QB, LOUISVILLE GAME OF THE YEAR: CLEMSON over LOUISVILLE, 42-36 OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: LAMAR JACKSON, QB, LOUISVILLE DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: JONATHAN ALLEN, DE, ALABAMA SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: ZANE GONZALEZ, PK, ARIZONA STATE OFFENSIVE LINEMEN OF THE YEAR: CAM ROBINSON, OT, ALABAMA THE UP FRONT…read more →

DSBA PRESENTS MERRILL CAIN “BEST OF THE BEST” AWARD

DSBA PRESENTS MERRILL CAIN “BEST OF THE BEST” AWARD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DETROIT SPORTS BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS MERRILL CAIN “BEST OF THE BEST” AWARD Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix PR Director Named Media Relations Person of the Year DETROIT, Mich. (December 14, 2016) – The Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association (DSBA) today presented its annual “Best of the Best” award to Merrill Cain, recognizing the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle…read more →