Audacy Named #1 Sports Podcast Network by Triton

PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 12, 2024 – Audacy is the No. 1 sports podcast network, according to Triton’s U.S. Podcast Report 2023. The ranking is based on average monthly downloads for all networks measured in Triton’s U.S. Podcast Ranker from January to December 2023. 

With over 600 titles in its portfolio, Audacy boasts three times more sports podcasts than any competitor and is the industry’s largest provider of sports content. Powered by expert commentary and analysis, and led by influential titles like You Better You Bet, Unwritten and BetQL Daily, and the distribution of CBS Sports Podcast Fantasy Football Today and more, Audacy fuels fandom growth across all major league and collegiate sports, and sports betting. 

Audacy reached an average of more than 37 million monthly podcast listeners globally in 2023, according to Triton’s Podcast Metrics. The U.S. Podcast Report 2023 also cites Audacy’s other leading positions in the podcasting industry, including

  • #2 podcast network for Society and Culture genre
  • #3 Most Downloaded Podcast among 18-34 (Rotten Mango)

“With more people downloading our podcasts than any other sports audio platform, this report solidifies Audacy’s position as the destination for high-quality sports content no matter where, when, or how you are listening,” said Jenna Weiss-Berman, Executive Vice President of Podcasts, Audacy.

Audacy is the unrivaled leader in sports audio and the largest creator of original sports content in the industry. Powered by 31 all-sports stations across the U.S., including WFAN (WFAN-FM/AM) in New York, SportsRadio 94WIP (WIP-FM) in Philadelphia and 670 The Score (WSCR-AM) in Chicago, 80 BetQL Network affiliates, 160 sports streaming channels via the Audacy app and over 600 sports podcasts, Audacy’s unparalleled portfolio reaches over 40 million sports fans monthly – more than two times the audience of our nearest competitor. Audacy is the go-to destination to listen to the games played by over 150 professional and collegiate teams across the country, delivering fandom, at scale, from the team up. 

Triton’s annual U.S. Podcast Report covers podcast listening trends and the devices and platforms listeners use. It covers the demographics and characteristics of podcast listeners overall and for specific genres and programs. For participants in the Triton U.S. Podcast Ranker, the report also unveils the most downloaded podcasts and sales networks for 2023 and the top podcast debuts. The report incorporates data from multiple sources, including Triton Digital’s IAB Tech Lab-certified Podcast Metrics service, which measures server log data from Triton Omny Studio platform and other industry hosting platforms. It also includes data from Triton Podcast Metrics Demos+ solution, which provides demographics and audience characteristics for podcasts of all sizes. It also includes the Demos+ survey of 12,000 monthly podcast listeners in the U.S. in collaboration with Signal Hill Insights.

David Heim
About Audacy

Audacy, Inc. is a leading multi-platform audio content and entertainment company that connects with 200 million consumers. Powered by its exclusive, premium audio content that includes unrivaled leadership positions in news and sports radio, Audacy operates one of the country’s two scaled radio broadcasting groups, a rapidly growing direct-to-consumer digital audio platform, multiple audio networks, a major event business and a leading, award-winning podcast studio Learn more at, Facebook (Audacy Corp), X (@AudacyCorp), LinkedIn (@Audacy-Inc), Instagram (@lifeataudacy) and Threads (@AudacyCorp).

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