WTEM (ESPN 980)/Washington Revamps Lineup
April 8, 2016 at 11:16 AM (PT)
RED ZEBRA BROADCASTING Sports WTEM-A-WWXT-WWXX (ESPN 980)/WASHINGTON is revamping its lineup starting MAY 2nd.
The new lineup moves afternoon "THE DRIVE" co-host and REDSKINS post-game host AL GALDI to the 5-7a (ET) slot for "THE MORNING BLITZ" and another "THE DRIVE" co-host, former REDSKINS tight end CHRIS COOLEY, to 7-11a alongside current noon-2p "THE SPORTS FIX" co-host KEVIN SHEEHAN. TONY KORNHEISER will move from 10a-noob to 11a-1p, and "INSIDE THE LOCKER ROOM" with former SKINS RICK "DOC" WALKER and BRIAN MITCHELL plus co-host SCOTT JACKSON adds an hour to air 1-4p. "THE DRIVE" co-host STEVE CZABAN remains in the 4-7p slot for the return of "THE SPORTS REPORTERS," reunited with ANDY POLLIN. TIM MURRAY and NICK ASHOOH remain in the 7p slot for "DMV GAME TIME." Missing from the schedule is "THE SPORTS FIX" co-host THOM LOVERRO.
“We are very excited about the new lineup at ESPN 980, including the debut of ‘COOLEY AND KEVIN’ in the morning,” said Chairman TERRY BATEMAN. “We have an extremely talented group of hosts that will provide our listeners with the best Sports Talk in the WASHINGTON, D.C. market.”