CBS Radio Sets Super Bowl Week Coverage
January 14, 2016 at 11:09 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO is heading to cover SUPER BOWL 50 with several CBS SPORTS RADIO shows and hosts from some of its largest Sports format stations on Radio Row.
The coverage from SAN FRANCISCO, where most of the festivities leading up to the game itself down the road at LEVI'S STADIUM in SANTA CLARA on FEBRUARY 7th will be held, begins on MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1st with CBS SPORTS RADIO's JIM ROME and DOUG GOTTLIEB; ROME and GOTTLEIB will be live from SAN FRANCISCO all week, with the network's TIKI BARBER and BRANDON TIERNEY there TUESDAY through the following MONDAY (2/8) and live from the stadium 2-4p (ET) on SUPER BOWL SUNDAY. Morning team GREGG GIANNOTTI and BRIAN JONES, evening host DAMON AMENDOLARA, and overnighter AMY LAWRENCE will be on hand WEDNESDAY through FRIDAY.
At Radio Row in MOSCONE CENTER, WFAN-A-F/NEW YORK, WBZ-F (98.5 THE SPORTS HUB)/BOSTON, WSCR-A (670 THE SCORE)/CHICAGO, KRLD-F (105.3 THE FAN)/DALLAS, WJFK (106.7 THE FAN)/WASHINGTON, and KHTK-A/SACRAMENTO will have hosts broadcasting live all week. CBS LOCAL DIGITAL MEDIA will offer reporting and exclusive video and blog content and a special hub aggregating coverage from CBS RADIO stations. And CBS RADIO will host the third annual THE NIGHT BEFORE concert on FEBRUARY 6th at AT&T PARK, headlined by METALLICA.
“This is a special year, not just for our division, but for all of CBS as we join together in celebrating this historic moment in sports,” said CBS RADIO President ANDRE FERNANDEZ. “As the leader in sports radio, there’s no bigger event than the SUPER BOWL for our stations with listeners having come to depend on expert analysis from our hosts during this exciting time of year.
“But the game is just one part of the SUPER BOWL. As a truly unique sports and entertainment event, we are thrilled to welcome METALLICA as the featured performer at THE NIGHT BEFORE in the band’s hometown.”