Westwood One announces 2010-2011 NFL sked


Westwood One unveiled its primetime NFL broadcast schedule for the 2010-2011 season. The NFL on Westwood One kicks off the regular season on Thursday, 9/9, with a rematch of last season’s NFC Championship Game as the Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints host the Minnesota Vikings.

Primetime play-by-play of week one of the 2010-2011 NFL season continues on Westwood One as the Washington Redskins host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night and culminates with a Monday Night Football doubleheader featuring the first primetime game from the New Meadowlands Stadium as the New York Jets host the Baltimore Ravens followed by an AFC West Division rivalry game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Diego Chargers.

“The 2010 NFL Regular Season schedule is filled with spectacular games, drama, late-season divisional rivalries and significant rematches from years’ past,” said Gary Schonfeld, President, Westwood One Network. “Our fans and affiliate stations will love the intensity each and every week and all of this combines to be the perfect environment for our advertising partners to capture their consumers and deliver their message every week.”

Additional highlights:
Westwood One is the only radio network with exclusive national broadcast rights to NFL games
WW1 will exclusively broadcast ALL primetime NFL games, including five games featuring the Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints; Seven games featuring the Dallas Cowboys; and Nine games featuring the NY Jets or NY Giants.
WW1 will broadcast and/or distribute two Sunday Afternoon doubleheaders (4 games) every week of the season.