iHeartMedia/Pittsburgh, Steelers Ink Extension
November 23, 2015 at 3:59 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA Classic Rock WDVE/PITTSBURGH will remain the flagship for PITTSBURGH STEELERS football through the 2018 season under a new extension reached between the team and radio cluster.
The STEELERS also will continue to air on Sports WBGG-A-W262DH (970 ESPN) and get promotion on all six iHEARTMEDIA PITTSBURGH stations, and coverage will expand to eight hours of original programming per day throughout the season on the STEELERS' HD-2 radio station. WDVE has been the STEELERS' flagship since 1999.
"iHEARTMEDIA/PITTSBURGH and the STEELERS have a longstanding partnership," said Market Pres. TIM MCALEER. "We are thrilled to continue to bring sports fans throughout PITTSBURGH STEELERS broadcasts and programming for years to come."
“We are excited to continue our partnership with iHEARTMEDIA PITTSBURGH for the coming years,” said STEELERS Director of Partnership and Sales RYAN HUZJAK. “iHEARTMEDIA has delivered tremendous programming to PITTSBURGH STEELERS fans for many years, and this partnership will continue to provide our fans everywhere with STEELERS content on iHEARTMEDIA/PITTSBURGH platforms.”