Westwood One Enters 30th Year Of NFL Broadcasts
September 6, 2016 at 5:39 AM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE's NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE coverage reaches its 30th consecutive season this year, with 17 SUNDAY afternoon doubleheaders and 70 primetime broadcasts including SUPER BOWL LI, a total of 104 games, a record for the syndicator. Included among the broadcasts will be three games from LONDON and one from MEXICO CITY.
For MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, play-by-play voice KEVIN HARLAN will be back for his seventh season, and BOOMER ESIASON will return for his 17th season, splitting the analyst duties with KURT WARNER. JIM GRAY will return as pre-game and halftime host for MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL and the SUPER BOWL; SCOTT GRAHAM will handle the rest of the primetime pre-game and halftime shows.
For SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, KEVIN KUGLER is back for his fourth season as play-by-play voice, with JAMES LOFTON back for his 8th season as analyst; for THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, IAN EAGLE and TONY BOSELLI will call the action and MIKE HOLMGREN will serve as a contributor. TOM MCCARTHY and JOHN SADAK will serve as primary play-by-play announcers for the SUNDAY afternoon doubleheader games, with HOLMGREN, JASON TAYLOR, MIKE MAYOCK, and ROSS TUCKER among the analysts and GRAHAM as studio host.