Four, Including Amani Toomer, Added To NBC Sports Radio Lineup
August 28, 2012 at 11:31 AM (PT)
DIAL GLOBAL and NBC SPORTS RADIO have added four more personalities to the opening lineup for the new sports radio network venture launching SEPTEMBER 4th. Former NEW YORK GIANTS wide receiver AMANI TOOMER and former SIRIUS XM MAD DOG RADIO host and update anchor EYTAN SHANDER will host a late-night show 10p-1a (ET) weeknights, while former GREATER MEDIA Sports WPEN-A-F (97.5 THE FANATIC)/PHILADELPHIA host DAN SCHWARTZMAN will host overnights 1-5a (ET) TUESDAY through SATURDAY and SIRIUS XM "THE FANTASY DRIVE" and "LIVIN' THE FANTASY" host KAY ADAMS will serve as update anchor 5-10p (ET).
EVP/GM CHRIS CORCORAN said, “We are collecting some excellent young talent who are ready for the big stage in their careers. Not only are we adding a second SUPER BOWL Champ (along with RODNEY HARRISON) to our roster who has been training for this big moment, but we’re selecting talent that will make a big impact on a national level for our affiliates and our advertisers."
NBC SPORTS VENTURES AND INTERNATIONAL SVP ROB SIMMELKJAER added, "As we work to build what we hope will be a winning team in sports radio, what better way to succeed than with than with another SUPER BOWL champion? We are thrilled to have AMANI on board."