Compass Inks Brian Baldinger
May 11, 2009 at 12:13 PM (PT)
Former NFL offensive lineman BRIAN BALDINGER is joining COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS as analyst for selected NFL games as part of CMN SPORTS' SUNDAY afternoon football coverage in the 2009-10 season. BALDINGER, a former COWBOY, VIKING, and EAGLE, has been an analyst for FOX NFL coverage for the past 10 seasons and currently appears on NFL NETWORK's "PLAYBOOK."
"We are thrilled to have someone of BRIAN's caliber join our growing roster of super-star talent," said COMPASS Founder PETER KOSANN. "Our mission is to raise the bar for radio sports broadcasting excellence, and BRIAN is a first step in this direction."
"It is an honor to join COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS," said BALDINGER. "I look forward to working with my new colleagues, the NFL Teams, and our radio affiliates and advertisers."
"BRIAN's background as a player, as an analyst for FOX network, and as an analyst for NFL NETWORK, gives him tremendous access to players and breaking NFL news. We will work hard to ensure BRIAN's personality and expertise shine during our coverage," added MICHELLE SALVATORE, GM/Executive Producer of CMP SPORTS. "We look forward to announcing the rest of our broadcast team shortly."