ESPN 980/D.C. Airs 24-Hour 'Skins Pre-Game Show
September 3, 2008 at 11:49 AM (PT)
RED ZEBRA Sports WTEM-A-WWXT-WWXX (ESPN 980)/WASHINGTON kicks off the REDSKINS' season with a 24-hour pregame "tailgate show" starting TODAY at 4p ET leading up to the opening kickoff against the GIANTS on THURSDAY at 7p ET.
The station's "THE SPORTS REPORTERS" will air live from THE ORIGINAL STEAKHOUSE in ASHBURN, VA to start things off, followed by FRANK HANRAHAN 7-11p, REDSKINS GAME PLAN 11p-midnight, AL KOKEN midnight-2a, a "SPORTS REPORTERS" replay 2-5a, REDSKINS GAME PLAN 5-6a, a replay of Coach JIM ZORN's show 6-7a, JOHN RIGGINS and ANDY POLLIN 7-10a, BRIAN MITCHELL and SCOTT LINN 10a-noon, DOC WALKER and KEVIN SHEEHAN noon-2p, JOHN THOMPSON 2-3p, REDSKINS GAME PLAN 3-4p, and the official pre-game show with KEVIN SHEEHAN 4-7p.
"Having the exclusive play by play for our fans is one thing, but to provide 24/7 coverage before the start of the regular season is something that we’re thrilled to offer," said RED ZEBRA VP/Operations DENNIS GLASGOW. "Look for all our hosts, including Hall of Famer JOHN RIGGINS, to be a large part of our 24-hour Pregame. This kind of coverage shows the rest of the NFL how passionate REDSKINS Nation is and how committed we are to bringing them only the best when it comes to REDSKINS Football."