Entercom Unveils Revamped Programming Lineup for CBS Sports Radio
PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 2, 2020 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and the unrivaled leader in sports radio, today announced a revamped programming lineup for CBS Sports Radio, effective immediately.
“Our new CBS Sports Radio lineup will provide enhanced programming for fans and further cement our place as a leader in national sports coverage,” said Jeff Sottolano, Senior Vice President of Programming, Entercom. “Damon Amendolara (“DA”) has continued to demonstrate that he is a rising star in the format and will excel with his move to mornings. We are thrilled to add the Westwood One-produced Pat McAfee program to the network lineup and happy to introduce our audience to Zach Gelb at night.”
“Westwood One is excited to continue to be the exclusive sales and distribution partner of CBS Sports Radio Network,” said Charles Steinhauer, Chief Operating Officer, Westwood One. “With two former NFL stars, Radio Hall of Famer Jim Rome and the ever-opinionated Damon Amendolara moving to mornings, CBS Sports Radio is positioned for great growth in 2020 and beyond.”
New CBS Sports Radio weekday lineup is as follows.
|6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. ET:||“The DA Show”|
|10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET:||“The Pat McAfee Show”|
|12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET:||“The Jim Rome Show”|
|3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. ET:||“Tiki and Tierney”|
|6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. ET:||Zach Gelb|
|10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. ET:||“Ferrall on the Bench”|
|2:00 a.m. – 6:00 a.m. ET:||Amy Lawrence|
CBS Sports Radio delivers around-the-clock national sports coverage to more than 300 stations across the country, providing original programming that features commentary from national opinion leaders, expert sports analysis, interviews with major sports figures along with listener calls and fan interaction.
Listeners can tune in to CBS Sports Radio online as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter and Facebook.
CBS Sports Radio is a part of RADIO.COM. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).
About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS), offers iconic, nationally syndicated sports, news and entertainment content to over 250 million monthly listeners across an audio network of nearly 8,000 affiliated broadcast radio stations and media partners. Westwood One is the largest audio network in America, home to premium content that defines the culture, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, Westwood One Backstage, and the Academy of Country Music Awards. The rapidly growing Westwood One Podcast Network delivers popular network and industry personalities and programs. Westwood One connects listeners with their passions through programs and platforms that have everyone listening. For more information please visit www.westwoodone.com.