The newly created CBS Sports Radio network currently airing on more than 250 stations across the country is going on the road with a wide range of programming originating from New Orleans leading up to Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday, February 3.
Beginning on Monday, Jan. 28 at 6:00 a.m. ET with the morning show featuring Tiki Barber, Brandon Tierney and Dana Jacobson, CBS Sports Radio will present a daily all-access look at the world’s biggest sporting event with analysis and commentary, an array of athlete and celebrity interviews, conversations with Hall of Famers, present and former coaches, and newsmakers.
Broadcasts continue with John Feinstein (9:00 a.m to 12:00 Noon, ET, Jim Rome 12:00 Noon-3:00 p.m. ET) and Doug Gottlieb 3:00-6:00 p.m. live from Radio Row at the Super Bowl XLVII media center. All CBS Sports Radio programs will originate from CBS’s dedicated broadcast position alongside select CBS Sports Network shows, a number of CBS RADIO’s all-sports radio stations including WFAN-AM/FM (New York), WSCR-AM (Chicago), KRLD-FM (Dallas), WBZ-FM (Boston), and WIP-FM (Philadelphia), among other Top 25 outlets, as well as CBSSports.com.
Additionally, a variety of shows will broadcast from New Orleans live on Saturday, Feb. 2 and Sunday, Feb. 3, including programs hosted by CBS Sports Radio hosts Tierney and John Kincade.
“All of our shows are off to a great start and we are eagerly anticipating being on site for the world’s biggest sporting event,” said Eric Spitz, Director, Programming, CBS Sports Radio. “What makes radio so captivating is its ability to react in real time to the day’s news and events, and get up close and personal with callers and guests. And nothing matches the excitement and spectacle of the Super Bowl. With this winning combination, we intend to capture the enthusiasm of Super Bowl week and give our listeners the feeling they are in the center of the action.”
The CBS Sports Radio affiliate in Tampa Bay is WHFS 98.7 FM “The Fan”.
WENG radio sports talk host Rich “Spitz” Spedaliere will join Don Henderson and myself tonight (Monday) on “Sports Talk” at 7:00 p.m. to talk some NFL and upcoming NHL season. Click here to listen to the show.