Captain Mike Fills Late Captain Mel's Slot At WFLA/Tampa
February 15, 2010 at 9:48 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WFLA-A/TAMPA fills the SATURDAY morning time slot left open by the death of longtime fishing show host "CAPTAIN MEL" BERMAN with a new show, "REEL ANIMALS SATURDAY," hosted by veteran charter captain and professional tournament fisherman MIKE ANDERSON. The new show will air 6-9a ET SATURDAYS.
ANDERSON said, "I have a deep respect for CAPTAIN MEL's work and am honored that WFLA would provide me this wonderful opportunity to carry on the fishing tradition that MEL started."
PD RC BAUER said, "CAPTAIN MIKE is great at engaging listeners and providing the kind of information they can really use."
ANDERSON will continue to host the "REEL ANIMALS FISHING SHOW" on SUNDAY mornings at sister Sports WDAE-A (THE SPORTS ANIMAL) as well as his "REEL ANIMALS" TV show on NBC affiliate WFLA-TV.