Entercom and CBS Sports Reach Multiyear Extension for Simulcast of WFAN's “Boomer & Gio”
Program to Continue Airing on CBS Sports Network
PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 20, 2020 – Entercom and CBS Sports have agreed to a multiyear extension to continue simulcasting WFAN 101.9 FM/660 AM (WFAN-FM/AM) morning show “Boomer & Gio” on CBS Sports Network. Hosted by Boomer Esiason and Gregg Giannotti, “Boomer & Gio” airs weekdays from 6:00 to 10:00 a.m. ET.
“Boomer and Gio have become a must listen for New York sports fans to start their day with their unique perspectives, humor and a bit of the unexpected sprinkled in,” said Chris Oliviero, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom New York. “WFAN is happy to extend our long partnership with CBS Sports Network to let fans nationwide take a peek into their world and join in on the fun each morning.”
“‘Boomer & Gio’ represents the strength of our daytime programming on CBS Sports Network, bringing viewers the latest news in sports through the lens of two of the industry’s top personalities in Boomer and Gregg,” said Dan Weinberg, Executive Vice President, Programming, CBS Sports. “We are excited to continue as the television home to ‘Boomer & Gio.’”
CBS Sports Network, the 24-hour home of CBS Sports, is widely available through all major cable, satellite and telco distributors as well as via OTT streaming service providers YouTube TV, fuboTV, DirecTV and Hulu. Additionally, a live CBS Sports Network stream is available through CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports App by authenticating with select providers. For more information, including a full programming schedule, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
Listeners can tune in to WFAN 101.9 FM/660 AM (WFAN-FM/AM) in New York on air, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
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