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Star Wars nerd. Adult Fan of LEGO (AFOL). Father of two. Husband of one. I write about sports on TV because I am bad at sports in real life.

NCAA kickoff 2014: Opening weekend college football schedule

2014 College Football Schedule

Opening weekend college football schedule and highlights Highlights Thursday, Aug. 28 Boise State vs. Ole Miss ESPN, 8pm ET Live The Georgia Dome in Atlanta hosts the season-opening Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game between the Boise State Broncos and the Ole Miss Rebels. Friday, Aug. 29 Colorado State vs. Colorado FOX Sports 1, 9pm ET It’s the Rocky Mountain Showdown rivalry game tonight at Denver’s Sports Authority Field at Mile High as the Colorado State Rams take on the Colorado Buffaloes. Saturday, Aug. 30 West Virginia vs. Alabama ABC & ESPN2, 3:30pm ET College football’s opening weekend continues today with this big … Continue reading

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US Open tennis 2014 TV schedule

US Open tennis 2014 TV coverage

The US Open tennis 2014 TV schedule begins Monday, Aug. 25, with early rounds from Queens, N.Y. ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, Tennis Channel, CBS and CBS Sports Network share coverage. The year’s last Grand Slam returns to the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, N.Y., with US Open early rounds beginning Monday, Aug. 25, at 1pm ET live on ESPN. Serena Williams returns to defend her women’s singles title, while 2013 men’s singles champion Rafael Nadal has withdrawn due to a wrist injury. Top ladies challenging Williams include Petra Kvitova, Maria Sharapova, Agnieszka Radwanksa, Simona Halep, Eugenie Bouchard … Continue reading

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NBC’s “A to Z,” or how we fell in love with Cristin Milioti

A to Z

A to Z NBC Premieres: Oct. 2 Airs: Thursdays at 9:30pm ET/PT Who’s In It? Ben Feldman, Cristin Milioti, Henry Zebrowski, Lenora Crichlow, Christina Kirk ALSO SEE: Fall TV shows 2014: New comedy series dates, times, previews and more! Andrew (Feldman) and Zelda (Milioti) date for eight months, three weeks, five days and one hour. “This television program is the comprehensive account of their relationship from A to Z,” says the narrator (Katey Sagal), setting up the show’s framework. Romantic Andrew works for an online dating company that’s more interested in keeping its customers single, desperate and paying for its … Continue reading

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Night of the outstanding: Seth Meyers hosts the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards Monday

Seth Meyers Emmys

Seth Meyers, late of Saturday Night Live and current host of Late Night With Seth Meyers, hosts the Emmys from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles live Monday at 8pm ET on NBC. Meyers’ jokes won’t baby attendees in the audience, but he won’t bite them, either. “Even if it’s maybe a little negative, as long as it seems fair, you can get away with it,” he says. “But that makes it fun, that sort of walking on the tightrope with material like that.” Whether cruel or kind, Meyers says the A material must be delivered in the opening monologue. … Continue reading

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2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge TV schedule

usa pro cycling challenge

2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge TV schedule features nearly 30 hours of coverage on NBCSN, NBC and Universal Sports Network Aug. 17-24. The final stage from Boulder to Denver airs live on both NBC and NBCSN Aug. 24. NBC Sports Live Extra will live stream NBC Sports Group’s coverage to computers and mobile devices. 2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge TV schedule Preview Show – Sunday, Aug. 17 7-8 p.m. ET NBCSN 2014 USA Pro Challenge Preview Show Stage 1: Aspen Circuit Race – Monday, Aug. 18 5-7:30 p.m. ET NBCSN Live Coverage 10-11 p.m. ET Universal Sports Post-Race Show 11 p.m. -12 … Continue reading

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Little League World Series 2014 TV schedule on ESPN networks

Little League World Series 2014

Little League World Series 2014 TV schedule on ESPN networks begins Thursday, Aug. 14, with coverage of the double-elimination rounds from Williamsport, Pa. The Little League World Series brings young baseball players from around the world to South Williamsport, Pa., to compete for the world championship. The regional winners compete in the double-elimination round beginning Thursday, Aug. 14, at 1pm ET on ESPN. ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC combine to televise the tournament Aug. 14-24. Little League World Series 2014 TV schedule on ESPN networks Date Time (ET) Game /Commentators Location Network(s) Thu, Aug 14 1 p.m. Game 1: South Korea … Continue reading

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SEC Network TV channel launches Aug. 14

SEC Network TV Channel

Seven of the last eight college football championship have been won by a team from the SEC. Kentucky and Florida reached the men’s basketball Final Four, and Tennessee has a legendary women’s basketball program. Vanderbilt won the 2014 baseball College World Series. With some of the most competitive programs in college sports and some of the most passionate fans in the country, the SEC will now have a stand-alone TV network to showcase its athletic excellence. On Aug. 14 beginning at 6pm ET, The SEC and ESPN partner to launch SEC Network, available from pay-TV providers across the country (check … Continue reading

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NFL TV schedule 2014

NFL TV schedule 2014

The NFL TV schedule 2014 for live games on CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC and NFL Network. Regular season begins Thursday, Sept. 4, with Green Bay at Seattle on NBC. ALSO SEE: NFL Preseason 2014 TV schedule NFL Thursday Night Football coming to CBS and NFL Network in 2014 Hard Knocks 2014: HBO flies with the Atlanta Falcons NFL TV SCHEDULE 2014 All Times Eastern. Not All Games Are Televised In All Areas. Check Local Listings For Games Available In Your Area. Local Blackout Restrictions Apply. Schedule Subject To Change. *Flex Schedule Week. Sunday night games in Weeks 5-17 are subject … Continue reading

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TV Land reboots Candid Camera for a new generation

TV Land Candid Camera

Can TV Land improve on a classic? We’ll find out as a longtime staple of TV and the original reality show, Candid Camera, gets rebooted for the 21st century on TV Land. Candid Camera created the hidden camera concept for TV in 1948 and produced the “Smile! You’re on candid camera!” catchphrase. Versions of the show aired for more than 50 years and inspired countless other similar hidden camera prank shows (like MTV’s Punk’d). TV Land’s new iteration is hosted by Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory) and Peter Funt, son of original Candid Camera creator and host Allen Funt. … Continue reading

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PGA Championship 2014 TV schedule on TNT and CBS

PGA Championship 2014 TV

Recently renovated Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky., hosts golf’s final major of the year, the 96th PGA Championship Aug. 7-10. Rory McIlroy, Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson, Bubba Watson, Phil Mickelson are expected to be among the top contenders. Tiger Woods withdrew from the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday after reinjuring his back, and his status for the PGA Championship is unclear as of this writing. [Update: He's playing.] Jason Dufner won his first career major at last year’s tournament with a two-stroke win over Jim Furyk. TNT and CBS share coverage through Sunday. TNT airs 18 … Continue reading

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