Howard Cosell

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Turn Out the Lights: Don Meredith Dies

    Very sad news. One of my first/favorite memories as a snotty-nosed little kid was sitting atop Dad's shoulders at the Cotton Bowl, watching Bob Hayes race under beautiful bombs from a Dallas Cowboys' quarterback named Don Meredith. Meredith, by way of Mount Vernon and SMU, was a two-time Pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    Fish City Grill vs Kenny's Wood Fired Grill: Nachos Knockdown

    Alex Flores​You all know the story of nachos, how they were a novelty item until the folks at Arlington Stadium decided to pour orangish goop over chips. Then Howard Cosell raved about them on Monday Night Football and the rest was history.At least that's how we heard the tale.In this week's toque ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Top 10 Most Important Influences On Food In Our Lifetimes

    ​Consequences are near impossible to predict and rather difficult to judge, even in hindsight. For example, the Baby Boom generation, so interested in besting their elders in freedom of thought, turned into the kind of wimp-ass parents who dumb down education so every kid could pass. And you coul ... More >>

  • News

    January 26, 2006

    A Dirty Dozen

    Rhyner's revolution spawns 12 successful years for The Ticket

  • Film

    December 27, 2001

    Clay Feet

    Ali lands a few solid blows, but, sadly, it's no knockout

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    Spring Cleaning

    Kamb, Stern, ESPN--the new year braces for big battles in talk radio

  • Film

    February 13, 1997

    A sharp right

    In When We Were Kings, Ali delivers the performance of a lifetime