Donovan McNabb, Mark Malone Team For 3-7p ET On NBC Sports Radio
March 15, 2013 at 4:00 AM (PT)
When NBC SPORTS RADIO launches its 24/7 schedule on APRIL 1st, former NFL quarterbacks DONOVAN MCNABB and MARK MALONE will be hosting the afternoon shift. "UNDER CENTER WITH MCNABB & MALONE” will air 3-7p (ET) weekdays.
MCNABB, best known for his years with the PHILADELPHIA EAGLES, “I am very excited to expand my relationship with NBC SPORTS RADIO. I am also excited to partner with MARK MALONE as we look to create a dynamic afternoon drive show for listeners around the country."
MALONE, the former PITTSBURGH STEELER, said, “In my 20-plus years in the broadcasting business, I have worked at virtually every position in front of the camera or mic. The opportunity to be involved with NBC SPORTS RADIO is an exciting one. I'm looking forward to working daily with DONOVAN MCNABB to make this venture not only successful, but entertaining and informative.”
DIAL GLOBAL EVP/GM CHRIS CORCORAN added, “We’ve got two quarterbacks, two leaders, two competitive former professional athletes and two current media personalities who know all sports—you know this is going to be a fun ride for sports fans!”
ROB SIMMELKJAER, SVP of NBC SPORTS VENTURES, said, “The position of NFL quarterback is one of the most unique perspectives in all of sports, and we are thrilled to pair together two men who have both experienced it. Whether they’re talking NFL or any other sport, they will bring that perspective to our listeners day in and day out.”