WestwoodOne details NFL Draft coverage

By on May, 7 2014 with Comments 0

Westwood OneWestwoodOne, the official network radio partner of the NFL, will broadcast live from the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, from New York City’s Radio City Music Hall, on 5/8.  Scott Graham will anchor the coverage with updates and one-on-one interviews throughout the night.   Additional coverage will be provided by WestwoodOne partners NBC Sports Radio and CBS Sports Radio.

At 3 pm ET, NBC Sports Radio’s Donovan McNabb will co-host Under Center with McNabb & Malone from Radio City.  Later that evening, from 7pm -12M ET, the NBC Sports Radio crew of Jon Stashower, Amani Toomer, and Eytan Shander will go live with  features, special reports, and expert analysis.  Guest experts expected to join the broadcast include two-time Super Bowl champion Rodney Harrison, Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, and Shaun King, former Tampa Bay quarterback.  The broadcast will stream live on NBCSportsRadio.com and on the NBC Sports Radio mobile app.

CBS Sports Radio’s night duo Chris Moore and Brian Jones of The Mojo Show, will be heard on-air and streaming online at www.cbssportsradio.com and through the Radio.com and CBS Sports mobile apps from 6:00 pm-12M ET, for round one of the draft and from 6:00-11:00 pm ET for rounds two and three.  CBS Sports Radio overnight host Damon Amendolara will serve as reporter.  Football fans will hear live announcements of the draft picks, player interviews, and analysis.

Prior to its live coverage, WestwoodOne is celebrating Draft night with a first-ever intimate event with select partners in New York City, featuring sports personalities Boomer Esiason, Tiki Barber, Ian Eagle, NFL Hall of Famer James Lofton, and other talent.  This signature, exclusive event symbolizes the depth of WestwoodOne’s commitment to promoting its partnership with the NFL.  It’s part of a detailed, comprehensive NFL strategy that kicked off with the successful “7 Days to Sunday” Super Bowl XLVIII promotion and mobile Football Fan Machines.

 

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