World Cup's Overnight Rating Tops '99 Final NBC Generally Praised For NASCAR Coverage Turner Sports Reinstates Greg Anthony Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC Female Audience Strong For World Cup ESPN Denies Wanting To Dial Down Olbermann IndyCar Gets Best Cable Audience In Years Xfinity Series Audience Lower On Fox Sports U.S.-Germany Sets Fox Soccer Record Media Notes
SBD/Issue 165/Sports Media
What's The Frequency?
Published May 16, 2008
THE DAILY presents "What's The Frequency?" which highlights the subjects being discussed this week during afternoon drive shows on sports talk radio across the U.S. The following chart lists some of those topics. Local stations are listed in order of market size.
|Sirius Sports (3-6pm ET)||“The Mike & Murray Show”|
|O.J. Mayo/USC scandal; Spygate continues; NBA Playoffs talk – can Celtics win on the road?; Can Marlins, Rays, Cardinals stay in contention all season?|
|Sirius NFL Radio (3-7pm ET)||“Movin’ The Chains”|
|Spygate; How will Cowboys handle Terrell Owens’ contract?; Bucs QB Jeff Garcia, Bears LB Brian Urlacher threatening to hold out of training camp; Should Michael Strahan retire?|
|MARKET -- STATION||SHOW|
|“Valenti & Foster”|
|Tigers swept by Royals, remain in last place in AL Central; Red Wings on verge of reaching Stanley Cup Finals; Pistons defeat Magic, advance to Eastern Conference Finals; Celtics struggling with Cavaliers|
|“The Dan Le Batard Show”|
|Marlins continue to lead NL East; Spygate; O.J. Mayo/USC scandal; NBA Playoffs talk|
|Seattle – KJR||“The Gas Man”|
|Mariners continue to struggle, now in last place in AL West – is it time for heads to roll?; Should Mariners look at trading back for Ken Griffey Jr.?; O.J. Mayo/USC scandal; Spygate|
|“Calling All Sports With Roc & Manuch”|
|Who should Suns interview to succeed Mike D’Antoni?; Will Robert Sarver and Steve Kerr make the right decision?; D’Backs, behind Brandon Webb, continue to have MLB’s best record; Did D’Backs make mistake re-signing Eric Byrnes?|
|Kevin Garnett, Celtics struggling against Cavaliers; Jacques Lemaire staying with Wild; NHL Playoffs talk; Zygi Wilf, Adrian Peterson visits middle school; Spygate; Annika Sorenstam, Justine Henin retire|
|Charlotte – WFNZ||“Prime Time With The Packman”|
|NBA Playoffs talk; Spygate; NASCAR revs up for All-Star race; O.J. Mayo/USC scandal; TV weather forecasts interrupt The Players final round, Jazz-Lakers game|
Want to add your own Frequency? Contact Rick Ellington at firstname.lastname@example.org.