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680 The Fan Signs Extension With Chick-Fil-A Games

“The deal includes a sales, marketing and revenue partnership between Dickey and the football games.”

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Atlanta’s Dickey Broadcasting has extended its deal with the marquee college football games played in the city’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Play-by-play of the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game and the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl will continue to originate from Dickey’s 680 the Fan.

The deal includes a sales, marketing and revenue partnership between Dickey and the football games. There is also a content deal that gives Dickey’s stations, The Fan, The Sports X 106.3FM/1230AM and The Fan 3, the ability to break news about the games and produce exclusive live shows related to the games.

“We are thrilled to extend our innovative and market-exclusive partnership with Gary Stokan and his team,” 680 The Fan’s Owner and President David Dickey said in a press release. “As the largest and most trusted creator of college football focused content in the region, there is no station better positioned to serve the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game than Sports Radio 680 The Fan – The College Football Voice of The South.”

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Fox Sports 910 Adds Arizona State Hockey

All home games and select road games will air on the station, and will also air a weekly coaches show feature Greg Powers.

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iHeartMedia’s Fox Sports 910 in Phoenix will air Arizona State men’s hockey on the station this season.

All home games and select road games will air on the station, and will also air a weekly coaches show feature Greg Powers.

“Fox Sports 910 and iHeartMedia Phoenix are proud to partner with Arizona State University as they launch their inaugural radio broadcast for hockey play-by-play,” iHeartMedia Phoenix Market President Linda Little said. “We look forward to bringing ASU Hockey to fans throughout Phoenix on Fox Sports 910 and nationwide on the iHeartRadio app.”

Tyler Paley will serve as the team’s radio play-by-play voice.

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Jerry Coleman Exits 105.7 The Fan

Coleman, who hosted the 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM shift, had been on the Baltimore sports scene for more than 20 years.

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Sports with Coleman host Jerry Coleman has announced he’s been dropped from 105.7 The Fan in Baltimore due to a cost cutting measure.

Coleman, who hosted the 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM shift, had been on the Baltimore sports scene for more than 20 years. He had previously served as the Fan’s on-field reporter for the Orioles and Ravens.

Coleman says the move happened as a previously planned vacation was about to begin.

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810 WHB Celebrates 100 Years On-Air

The longtime top 40 station switched to sports in 1999, and held a banquet celebrating the milestone brought former Kansas City Chiefs and Royals, as well as current and former Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas State Wildcats to the city.

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810 WHB celebrated 100 years of on-air excellence at an event Thursday night.

The longtime top 40 station switched to sports in 1999, and held a banquet at The Midland Theatre in downtown Kansas City to celebrate the milestone brought former Chiefs and Royals players, as well as current and former Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas State Wildcats to the city.

“We had a chance to be exposed by them in many ways. We had a great season, and we’re all very proud of it and very proud to be here,” said Kansas Head Basketball Coach Bill Self to KCTV.

100% of the proceeds from the event were given to Kansas City charities. The station also honored host Nate Bukaty for his numerous charitable works in the city since joining the station in 2004.

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