Entercom’s WMC-AM Sports790 is becoming CBS Sports 790AM 5/5, offering around-the-clock national sports coverage, programming and high profile personalities. CBS Sports 790AM is the latest addition to the Entercom Memphis Sports Network which also includes 92.9FM ESPN/680AM ESPN, radio home of University of Tennessee football and basketball games as well as Coaches shows, St. Louis Cardinal Baseball, Titans Football and NBA Memphis Grizzlies Basketball.
National talent such as Tiki Barber, Dana Jacobson, Doug Gottlieb, John Feinstein and Jim Rome make up the daily schedule, with local favorites such as Scott Ferrall and the best lineup of noteworthy guests and experts. Local and regional play-by-play will also be featured.
“The relationship with CBS strengthens our position as the dominant sports network in the Mid-South. We now have a deeper bench of the best local and national sports hosts and popular local and regional partnerships with major league franchises for the sports fanatics,” said Dan Barron, Market Manager Entercom Memphis. “True fans have an insatiable appetite for all things sports; that’s why we love the sports business. Partnering with CBS allows us to deepen our resources and provide an alternative view for listeners from nationally respected hosts.”