CBS RADIO’s CBS Sports Radio today announced its upcoming schedule of live weekend programming focused on football season. Shows will give listeners the latest news and coverage of NFL, college and fantasy football games throughout the upcoming 2017 regular season. The programming will air on over 330 affiliate stations across the country and supplement CBS Sports Radio’s already robust line-up of popular weekday sports shows. Listeners can hear CBS Sports Radio on-air, online at cbssportsradio.com or via the Radio.com app.
“Our listeners love football season so we’re excited to bring them another dedicated weekend schedule around one of their all-time favorite sports,” said Eric Spitz, Director of Programming, CBS Sports Radio. “This year’s line-up includes both CBS Sports Radio and CBSSports.com hosts and analysts, experts on the game and true fans themselves.”
Kicking off the season on Saturday, September 2 is EYE ON COLLEGE FOOTBALL hosted by CBS Sports Radio anchor Rich Ackerman, from 12:00-8:00 PM, ET. Ackerman will provide the latest updates on all of the top college football games interspersed with interviews from coaches, players, writers, broadcasters and more.
Next up, from 10:00 PM- 12:00 AM, ET, is EYE ON FANTASY FOOTBALL featuring CBSSports.com senior fantasy football writers Adam Aizer, Jamey Eisenberg and Dave Richard on a rotating basis. Broadcasting from two locations – the CBS Sports Radio studios in New York and the CBSSports.com studios in Fort Lauderdale –the show will delve into all the latest football news affecting fantasy gamers.