Compass Media Networks Announces 2011 Football Voices
July 20, 2011 at 11:24 AM (PT)
COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS has announced its football broadcast teams for 2011.
For NFL doubleheaders and college football, the announcers will include former players BRIAN BALDINGER, CURTIS CONWAY, DALE HELLESTRAE, and TONY HILL, with NEW JERSEY NETS broadcaster CHRIS CARRINO and CLEAR CHANNEL Sports KLAC-A/LOS ANGELES and FOX SPORTS RADIO host MATT "MONEY" SMITH handling play-by-play. CBS COLLEGE SPORTS NETWORK's JON ROTHSTEIN and KLAC/FOX SPORTS RADIO's TIM CATES will serve as studio hosts.
For the OAKLAND RAIDERS RADIO NETWORK, GREG PAPA and TOM FLORES will be returning for their 15th season in the booth.
And for COMPASS' coverage of DALLAS COWBOYS football outside the team's core markets, former COWBOYS quarterback DANNY WHITE will be joined by NEW YORK regional cable sports network SNY host KEVIN BURKHARDT, with CBS RADIO Sports WFAN-A/NEW YORK's JERRY RECCO as studio host.
"These upcoming College and NFL schedules are tremendous," said BALDINGER, who also works as an analyst for NFL NETWORK and hosts at GREATER MEDIA Sports WPEN-A-F (97.5 THE FANATIC)/PHILADELPHIA. "I am thrilled to return for another season of football and cannot wait for the games to begin."
WHITE added, "I look forward to sharing the broadcast booth with KEVIN BURKHARDT and making radio history on the inaugural broadcast of the AMERICA'S TEAM RADIO NETWORK on COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS."
"We have all-pros at every position!" said CEO PETER KOSANN. "We are thrilled with our team and look forward to delivering our affiliates and listeners tremendous programming."