Westwood One Plays On With The NFL
December 22, 2010 at 12:35 PM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE and the NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE (NFL) have consummated anew multi-year agreement for WESTWOOD ONE to continue as the exclusive network radio partner of the NFL, which it has been for decades.
WESTWOOD ONE will continue to broadcast the regular season primetime package and all postseason NFL games, including MONDAY Night Football, SUNDAY Night Football, THURSDAY Night Football, the NFL Playoffs, the SUPER BOWL and the PRO BOWL. In addition, WESTWOOD ONE’s NFL broadcasts are streamed online at NFL.COM, simulcast on SIRIUS/XM satellite radio and NFL Mobile on verizon wireless devices.
"We are proud to extend one of the strongest partnerships in sports broadcasting history -- WESTWOOD ONE and the NFL," WESTWOOD ONE Pres. ROD SHERWOOD said. "AMERICA’s most popular sport generates a huge audience that brings great value to WESTWOOD ONE, our affiliates and our advertisers, and reinforces WESTWOOD ONE as the preeminent nationwide radio sports broadcaster.”
"WESTWOOD ONE has been an outstanding broadcast partner and we are pleased that NFL fans will continue to enjoy the highest quality when it comes to the presentation of our games on network radio," NFL EVP/Media STEVE BORNSTEIN added.