SportsVision turns sports telecasts into more than a game
NPR covered the creators of one of the most famous and most infamous sports graphic innovations ever.
SportsVision, while not a household name, created the little yellow line that appears during football game telecasts, illuminating first downs. With every success, though, comes an innovation that draws the ire of true sports fans. Case in point: the glowing puck used by Fox in the mid 90’s.