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102.5 The Game Shuffles Weekday Lineup

“A new midday show has been added at 102.5 The Game as the station shakes up its weekday lineup.”

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Sports radio in Nashville saw a few changes in 2022 with both 102.5 The Game and 104.5 The Zone making talent changes. It looks like 2023 will be no different if the third day of the year is any indication.

A new midday show has been added at 102.5 The Game as the station shakes up its weekday lineup. Chase McCabe will now join Michelle Knezovic from 9-11 am. McCabe is the station’s program director and had also been the anchor of Chase, Willy & DMase. Knezovich produced Robby & Rexrode in morning drive.

McCabe’s move opens up a spot with Willy Daunic and Derrick Mason. They will now be joined by Caroline Fenton. She came to the station in 2021 and had been a part of Stillman & Company in afternoon drive. Caroline, Willy & DMase will air weekdays from 11 am until 2 pm.

The drive time shows remain consistent. Robby & Rexrode will lose an hour, but will still be heard weekday mornings beginning at 6 am. Jared Stillman’s afternoon drive show remains largely unchanged.

“I’m very excited about our new line up because it accomplishes a major goal of featuring new voices in the Nashville market,” McCabe told BSM via text message. “While Caroline and Michelle have been a part of our shows for a couple of years now, these expanded roles will further showcase their talents as rising stars in the industry. I’m also very pleased with the consistency that our morning and afternoon shows have shown and am excited to strengthen our line up in the middays. I’m blessed to work with a group of pros every day and know that 2023 will be a fantastic year for our radio stations.”

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FOX Sports Radio Broadcasting Live From Arizona & Las Vegas For Super Bowl Week

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Sports radio will descend upon Glendale, Arizona and the greater Phoenix area next week for Super Bowl LVII, and FOX Sports Radio will be out in full force.

FOX Sports Radio announced Thursday that Dan Patrick, Colin Cowherd, LaVar Arrington, Brady Quinn, Jonas Knox, Doug Gottlieb, Steve Covino, Rich Davis, Chris Broussard and Rob Parker will all be live from either radio row, State Farm Stadium or Scottsdale Stadium starting Monday.

Dan Patrick and his crew will be at Scottsdale Stadium, which is the spring training home of the San Francisco Giants and the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League. Colin Cowherd will broadcast two shows from State Farm Stadium, site of this year’s Super Bowl, on Thursday and Friday.

The rest of the FSR names mentioned above will all be doing their respective shows from radio row at the Phoenix Convention Center.

FOX Sports Radio also announced Jason Smith and Mike Harmon will broadcast from the Wynn Las Vegas resort on Thursday and Friday. They will have a strong focus on all things betting with regards to the Super Bowl.

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Alpha Media Ends San Antonio Sports Star Simulcast, 1250 AM Goes All ESPN Radio

“Alpha launched Sports Star on 94.1 back in June of last year, giving San Antonio its first FM sports talk station.”

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San Antonio now has a frequency where people can find local sports talk and the full ESPN Radio lineup.

RadioInsight reported owner Alpha Media has tweaked what was on 1250 AM, launching it as ESPN 1250. The station will be San Antonio’s 24/7/365 home for ESPN Radio. That will include NBA, NFL and MLB play-by-play on top of talk.

San Antonio’s Sports Star had been simulcasting on 1250, but Alpha will carry on with live and local programming on the stronger FM frequency. Alpha launched Sports Star on 94.1 back in June of last year, giving San Antonio its first FM sports talk station.

Sports Star is the home of the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers in San Antonio.

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ESPN Radio 94.1 Sells Station Naming Rights To Priority Automotive Group

“The programming on the station does not change.”

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Max Media has found an interesting new revenue stream in Virginia Beach. ESPN Radio 94.1 has sold its naming rights. The station has rebranded as Priority Auto Sports Radio 94.1 ESPN.

“This is an important partnership for us,” said Priority Automotive COO Matt Elmer. “At Priority Automotive we think sports ties everyone together, so this is a great opportunity for us to be a voice in the community and partner with the number one voice for sports in Hampton Roads, ESPN 94.1.”

The programming on the station does not change. Listeners in the 757 will still hear the nationally syndicated ESPN Radio lineup except for in afternoon drive when The Tim Donnelly Show is on the air.

“The partnership between ESPN 94.1 and Priority Automotive is a natural evolution for both companies,” President and Market Manager Keith Barton added. “From the many youth organizations to college teams, Priority Automotive Has been dedicated to sports in Hampton Roads for decades. Max Media is incredibly proud to be partnered with such a class organization.”

Priority Automotive owns 17 car dealerships across Virginia.

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