'LIVE FROM NEW YORK, It's Monday Night!'

Price, S.L.
July 2000
Sports Illustrated;07/03/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p82
Discusses the decision by ABC Sports to hire comedian Dennis Miller to its `Monday Night Football' broadcasting team. Miller's lack of sportscasting experience, and the risk involved in the face of public scrutiny; Why ABC chose Miller; Turbulence between broadcaster Al Michaels and Boomer Esiason, the man Miller replaced; How the ghost of Howard Cosell still haunts `Monday Night Football.'


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