Soccer’s Journey onto American Television
Jun 21, 2019

Soccer’s Journey onto American Television

Across the world, television has enjoyed a long, fruitful relationship with sports, dating back to its experimental origins in the 1920s and 1930s. It would take some time, however, before soccer would make its way onto American television.

Povich vs. Auto Racing: The Disaster of ‘64
Jun 12, 2019

Povich vs. Auto Racing: The Disaster of ‘64

Perhaps no other sportswriter sought to put an end to the sport he was covering as much as Shirley Povich wanted to put an end to organized auto racing in the 1950s and 1960s.