WORD Joins Carolina Panthers Network
June 9, 2009 at 4:42 PM (PT)
The CAROLINA PANTHERS and ENTERCOM Talk WORD-A-WYRD-A-F (NEWSRADIO WORD)/GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG have inked a new multi-year agreement making the station the UPSTATE affiliate for the NFL club’s radio broadcasts beginning this FALL. The deal includes two daily PANTHERS updates daily for morning and afternoon drive, and Coach JOHN FOX’s show will air MONDAY nights.
“The NFL is the most popular professional sport in AMERICA and the PANTHERS are one of the premiere teams in the league,” said PD BOB MCLAIN. “We are very pleased to be able to bring the PANTHERS games to a wider audience in the UPSTATE of SOUTH CAROLINA and western NORTH CAROLINA.”
WORD has also added BYRNES HIGH SCHOOL football for FRIDAY nights.