ESPN Radio Sets August Fill-Ins For Colin Cowherd's Old Slot
July 30, 2015 at 12:19 PM (PT)
With COLIN COWHERD off the network earlier than planned, ESPN RADIO is filling his former 10a-1p (ET) slot with some of ESPN's other personalities.
After this week's fill-ins by ESPN Sports KSPN-A (ESPNLA 710 AM)/LOS ANGELES midday hosts STEVE MASON and JOHN IRELAND, their L.A. afternoon cohorts and ESPN2 "SPORTSNATION" co-hosts MAX KELLERMAN and MARCELLUS WILEY will take the reins for the national slot next week. The following two weeks will feature "SPORTSNATION" co-host MICHELLE BEADLE and KSPN fill-in host and PLAYERS TRIBUNE podcast host BEN LYONS; Sports WMVP-A (ESPN CHICAGO 1000AM)/CHICAGO hosts TOM WADDLE and MARC SILVERMAN will fill in the week of AUGUST 24th.
“ESPN RADIO has an extensive pool of talent from our national network, local stations and ESPN television,” said VP, Network Audio Content DAVID ROBERTS. “We’re excited to take advantage of this opportunity to give national radio exposure to our local hosts.”