New Book Offers Look At Sports Talkers
December 13, 2011 at 5:03 PM (PT)
A new book with interviews of many of the top personalities in sports talk radio is now available for ordering online. "Sports Talk: The Personalities Behind the Personalities" was written by BROADCASTER MARKETING SERVICES President DAVID BRODY with BILL ROGAN of KNUS-A/DENVER and DUSTIN RHOADES of WSCR-A/CHICAGO and includes interviews with 18 national and local radio sportscasters. CBS RADIO DALLAS' BRUCE GILBERT penned the foreword for the book, which gives insight into the hosts' careers and offers advice for aspiring sportscasters.
Among the interview subkects are ESPN's COLIN COWHERD and SCOTT VAN PELT, SIRIUS XM's SCOTT FERRALL, NFL NETWORK's JASON SMITH, GREATER MEDIA Sports WPEN-A-F (97.5 THE FANATIC)/PHILADELPHIA's TONY BRUNO, CBS RADIO Sports WFAN-A/NEW YORK's JOE BENIGNO, FOX SPORTS RADIO's PETROS PAPADAKIS and MATT "MONEY" SMITH, LINCOLN FINANCIAL MEDIA Sports WQXI-A (790 THE ZONE)/ATLANTA's DOUG and RYAN STEWART ("2 LIVE STEWS"), CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WDAE-A/TAMPA morning man DAN SILEO, CBS RADIO Sports WIP-A/PHILADELPHIA commentator and EAGLES sideline reporter/pre- and post-game host HOWARD ESKIN, YAHOO! SPORTS RADIO and CBS SPORTS' TIM BRANDO, CBS RADIO Talk KMOX-A/ST. LOUIS' KEVIN WHEELER, CLEAR CHANNEL Sports KJR-A-F/SEATTLE's MITCH LEVY, CBS RADIO Sports KRLD-F (105.3 THE FAN)/DALLAS' ARNIE SPANIER and GREG "GREGGO" WILLIAMS, and BEASLEY Sports WQAM-A/MIAMI's SID ROSENBERG.
The book can be purchased at sportstalkpersonalities.com.