Sports Networks Converge On Bay Area For Super Bowl Week
January 29, 2016 at 2:21 PM (PT)
Sports radio networks are planning to air several shows live from SUPER BOWL 50 locations in the BAY AREA next week. Game coverage will once again be offered by WESTWOOD ONE live FEBRUARY 7th from LEVI'S STADIUM in SANTA CLARA, CA, while the week's pre-game festivities and broadcasts will be in SAN FRANCISCO.
ESPN RADIO will air shows from Radio Row in SAN FRANCISCO FEBRUARY 3rd-8th. In town for live broadcasts will be MIKE GREENBERG and MIKE GOLIC, RYEN RUSSILLO and DANNY KANNELL, "THE TRIFECTA" hosts KATE FAGAN, JANE MCMANUS, and SARAH SPAIN, and a special "SUPER BOWL 50 GOLDEN MOMENTS SHOW" with JOHN SAUNDERS, WENDI NIX, HERM EDWARDS, and BILL POLIAN. ESPN Sports WEPN-A (ESPN NEW YORK 98.7FM)/NEW YORK afternoon host MICHAEL KAY and sidekicks DON LA GRECA and PETER ROSENBERG will also be on Radio Row WEDNESDAY through FRIDAY.
SIRIUSXM, which will carry WESTWOOD ONE's national game coverage and both DENVER BRONCOS and CAROLINA PANTHERS radio broadcasts as well as play-by-play in Spanish, Hungarian, Japanese, French, Portuguese, Cantonese, and German, is sending SIRIUSXM NFL RADIO, MAD DOG SPORTS RADIO, SIRIUSXM FANTASY SPORTS RADIO and SIRIUSXM BLEACHER REPORT RADIO to broadcast live from Radio Row in SAN FRANCISCO for the week, as well as hosts of shows on other channels. The PEPSI Halftime Show with COLDPLAY will air live on THE SPECTRUM.
On FRIDAY (2/5), JAMIE FOXX will do a special live show from Radio Row for THE FOXXHOLE, while JENNY MCCARTHY will tape her show on Radio Row the same day for airing that night on SIRIUSXM STARS. SWAY CALLOWAY will broadcast his SHADE 45 show from Radio Row on FRIDAY after hosting from OAKLAND on THURSDAY. Evangelists JOEL and VICTORIA OSTEEN will host live from Radio Row on FRIDAY, while SIRIUSXM BUSINESS RADIO POWERED BY THE WHARTON SCHOOL will broadcast a special panel discussion, “Beyond the Game: Tackling Race,” live on FRIDAY from WHARTON’s SAN FRANCISCO campus.
Also broadcasting from Radio Row during the week will be MAD DOG SPORTS RADIO's CHRISTOPHER RUSSO, STEPHEN A. SMITH, and ADAM SCHEIN; FANTASY SPORTS RADIO's MAURiCE JONES-DREW and several other experts; SIRIUSXM RUSH's COVINO AND RICH; BLEACHER REPORT RADIO's KIRK MORRISON, NICOLE ZALOUMIS, and RIC BUCHER; and BUSINESS RADIO's KEN SHROPSHIRE and SCOTT ROSNER.
SIRIUSXM NFL RADIO will air red carpet interviews on SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6th before the annual NFL Honors event. And the satellite service will offer two pop-up limited run channels for the occasion, SUPER BOWL 50 RADIO (2/4-8) and the SPORTS ANTHEM CHANNEL (2/5-7).
Fox Sports Radio
FOX SPORTS RADIO will be in SAN FRANCISCO all week for RADIO ROW. COLIN COWHERD, JAY MOHR, J.T. THE BRICK, and JASON SMITH with MICHAEL HARMON will broadcast live from RADIO ROW, and DAN PATRICK and RICH EISEN will broadcast from DIRECTV's booth at the PRESIDIO.
CBS RADIO is sending shows from several of its all-Sports stations to Radio Row this week, including WFAN-A-F/NEW YORK, WIP/PHILADELPHIA, WSCR-A (670 THE SCORE)/CHICAGO, WZGC (92.9 THE GAME)/ATLANTA, KRLD-F (105.3 THE FAN)/DALLAS, WBZ-F (98.5 THE SPORTS HUB)/BOSTON, WXYT-F (97.1 THE TICKET)/DETROIT, KILT-A (SPORTS RADIO 610)/HOUSTON, WQAM-A/MIAMI, KHTK-A/SACRAMENTO, and WJFK (106.7 THE FAN)/WASHINGTON. CBS SPORTS RADIO will also be broadcasting live from Radio Row, including JIM ROME and DOUG GOTTLIEB.
NBC Sports Radio
NBC SPORTS RADIO will also be at Radio Row with NEWY SCRUGGS, "PRO FOOTBALL TALK" with MIKE FLORIO, MARK MALONE, JON STASHOWER, and AMANI TOOMER and DAN SCHWARTZMAN broadcasting live from SAN FRANCOSCO daily.
ESPN DEPORTES RADIO will air play-by-play of the game with KENNETH GARAY calling play-by-play, SEBASTIAN MARTINEZ CHRISTENSEN with analysis, and EDUARDO MARTELL as sideline reporter. The network will generate over 40 hours of programming from the game during the week, with SATURDAY's (2/6) "ZONA SABATINA" airing live from SAN FRANCISCO.