CBS Sports Radio, which offers around the clock national sports coverage on more than 300 affiliates, is gearing up for the 2014 football season with an array of shows dedicated to the sport.
Beginning on Saturday, Aug. 30, CBS Sports Radio anchor Rich Ackerman hosts “Eye on College Football” from 12:00Noon-8:00PM, ET. The show includes reports from all of the top college football games as well as interviews with coaches, players, broadcasters and writers.
“Eye on Fantasy Football” is broadcast Saturday from 10:00PM- 12:00Midnight, ET. The show will be co-hosted by CBSSports.com senior fantasy football writers Adam Aizer, Dave Richard and Jamey Eisenberg on a rotating basis. The show is broadcast from the CBSSports.com studios in Fort Lauderdale.
On Sunday mornings, “Mike Francesa’s Football Sunday,” featuring the popular WFAN-AM/FM host, will be broadcast on the local NY radio station as well as CBS Sports Radio stations nationwide. Beginning on Sunday, Sept. 7, the program can be heard from 9:00-11:00AM, ET. The program has been a staple of WFAN’s Sunday football lineup for more than 25 years, where Francesa’s legendary afternoon drive program is heard each weekday.
Following “Mike Francesa’s Football Sunday,” and also starting Sunday, Sept. 7, CBS Sports Radio will simulcast CBSSports.com’s “Fantasy Football Today” from 11:00AM-12:00Noon, ET. The program will be hosted by the site’s Aizer. The show will provide late breaking fantasy football news and updates.
Finally, from 12:00Noon-8:00PM, ET, and beginning on Sunday, Sept. 7, Ackerman will host “Eye on Football,” offering a national perspective on all of the days NFL games as well as interviews and reports.
Here is a complete look at CBS Sports Radio’s weekend lineup:
Saturdays (all times ET)
6:00–10:00AM: hosts Moose and Maggie (Marc Malusis and Maggie Gray)
10:00AM–12:00Noon: Eye on Baseball hosted by Adam Gerstenhaber and CJ Nitkowski
12:00Noon-8:00PM: Eye on College Football
8:00–10:00PM: host Jody McDonald
10:00PM-12:00Midnight: Eye on Fantasy Football
Sundays (all times ET)
12:00Midnight–2:00AM: host Bill Simonson
2:00-6:00AM: host Amy Lawrence
6:00–9:00AM: host John Kincade
9:00-11:00AM: Mike Francesa’s Football Sunday
11:00AM-12:00Noon: Fantasy Football Today
12:00Noon-8:00PM: Eye on Football
8:00PM-10:00PM: host Jody McDonald