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CBS College Sports Hires Rich Rodriguez For National Signing Day Coverage
Published January 25, 2011
CBS Sports has hired former Univ. of Michigan head coach Rich Rodriguez to be a guest analyst for its coverage of National Signing Day on Feb. 2 on CBS College Sports. The net has scheduled seven hours of live programming, up two hours from last year, and will supplement the TV presentation with continuous coverage on CBSSports.com, MaxPreps.com and the CBSSports.com College Network of more than 175 official school athletic websites. David Berson, CBS Sports Exec VP and President of the CBS College Sports network, said, "We're going to have a much more unified approach to our coverage of Signing Day, which is one of the big days of the year for CBS." The network has scheduled interviews during Signing Day with coaches of several prominent programs, including Alabama's Nick Saban, Texas' Mack Brown, Oregon's Brian Kelly and Miami's Al Golden.