NFL Extends Pact With Dial Global
September 19, 2012 at 4:23 PM (PT)
The NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE (NFL) and DIAL GLOBAL, INC. have announced a new multi-year agreement for DIAL GLOBAL to continue as the exclusive network radio partner of the NFL. DIAL GLOBAL has been the NFL's exclusive network radio partner since 1987; it currently airs on more than 500 stations around the country.
"We are excited to extend our longstanding partnership with the NFL through the Super Bowl to be played at the end of the 2017 season," DIAL GLOBAL Co-CEOs SPENCER BROWN and DAVID LANDAU said. "The NFL prime time broadcasts generate a huge audience that brings great value to our advertising clients and affiliate partners, furthering DIAL GLOBAL’s goal of producing and distributing the best live sports audio in media."
"We are excited to continue partnering with DIAL GLOBAL to offer our fans NFL play-by-play radio broadcasts," said NFL SVP/Broadcasting and Media Operations HOWARD KATZ. "With DIAL GLOBAL's national affiliate base, every fan across the country will have access to all primetime and THANKSGIVING games."
In addition to the 63-game national package, DIAL GLOBAL SPORTS offers a weekly SUNDAY doubleheader throughout the regular season, chosen as the season progresses to ensure the best possible match-ups.