2023 Marks Westwood One’s 50th Super Bowl Broadcast
Kevin Harlan, Hall of Famer Kurt Warner, Gene Steratore, Laura Okmin, and Mike Golic Call the Action Live from Arizona
Scott Graham Anchors Pregame, Halftime, and Postgame Coverage
NEW YORK, Feb. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CUMULUS MEDIA’s (NASDAQ: CMLS) Westwood One, America’s largest audio network and the official network audio broadcast partner of the National Football League (NFL), will present comprehensive live coverage and play-by-play of Super Bowl LVII on Sunday, February 12, 2023, when the AFC champion Kansas City Chiefs face the NFC champion Philadelphia Eagles at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Super Bowl LVII will be the 36th consecutive year and the 50th time overall Westwood One will broadcast America’s biggest sporting event.
Kevin Harlan will handle play-by-play duties for the Super Bowl for the 13th straight year, with Super Bowl XXXIV MVP and Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner returning for the fifth consecutive year as lead analyst. Former NFL referee turned rules analyst Gene Steratore will also join the radio broadcast booth for this year’s Super Bowl. For the fourth time, Laura Okmin will patrol the sidelines, along with former defensive lineman Mike Golic, who returns for his second Super Bowl with Westwood One’s broadcast crew.
Scott Graham will anchor Westwood One’s pregame, halftime, and postgame show coverage, his 14th Super Bowl with the network. Former offensive lineman and Super Bowl 50 champion Ryan Harris will provide pregame, halftime, and postgame analysis.
Gameday coverage will begin at 2:00 p.m. ET, with “Super Bowl Preview,” co-hosted by Scott Graham, Mike Golic, and Kurt Warner, followed by “Super Bowl Insider” at 3:00 p.m. ET with Scott Graham, Jason McCourty, and Ian Rapoport. Live coverage from the stadium will kick off at 4:00 p.m. ET with “Super Sunday,” and the Super Bowl game broadcast will begin at 5:00 p.m. ET, with kickoff expected just after 6:30 p.m. ET.
Westwood One’s Complete Broadcast Schedule:
- 2:00 p.m. ET “Super Bowl Preview” with Scott Graham, Mike Golic, and Kurt Warner
- 3:00 p.m. ET “Super Bowl Insider” with Scott Graham, Jason McCourty, and Ian Rapoport
- 4:00 p.m. ET “Super Sunday” pregame show hosted by Scott Graham
- 5:00 p.m. ET “Super Bowl LVII Game Broadcast” with Kevin Harlan, Kurt Warner, Gene Steratore, Laura Okmin, and Mike Golic
- 6:30 p.m. Super Bowl LVII Kickoff
Listeners can hear Westwood One’s Super Bowl LVII coverage on approximately 600 terrestrial radio stations nationwide as well as on westwoodonesports.com, SiriusXM, NFL+ and via the NFL App. The broadcast can also be heard worldwide via the American Forces Radio Network, which provides programming to America’s military forces. The network serves more than one million men and women in uniform, Department of Defense personnel, American Embassies and Consulates in more than 170 countries and territories as well as on more than 200 U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, and Military Sealift Command ships at sea. The NFL on Westwood One reaches more than 56 million listeners each season.
Announcer bios, a nationwide station finder, exclusive interviews, analysis, photos, and more at westwoodonesports.com.
About Westwood One Sports
Westwood One Sports is home to some of the most exciting sports broadcasts on radio. In addition to being the exclusive network audio broadcast partner to the NFL since 1987 – featuring regular and post-season NFL football, including the playoffs and the Super Bowl – its other extensive properties include NCAA Basketball, including the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Tournaments and the Final Four®; The Masters; NCAA Football; and other marquee sports events. Westwood One also distributes and represents CBS Sports Radio. On social media, join the Westwood One Sports community on Facebook at facebook.com/westwoodonesports and Twitter at twitter.com/westwood1sports. For more information, visit www.westwoodonesports.com.
About Cumulus Media
Cumulus Media (NASDAQ: CMLS) is an audio-first media company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. Cumulus Media engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 405 owned-and-operated radio stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across more than 9,400 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through the Cumulus Podcast Network, its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. Cumulus Media provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. Cumulus Media is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.
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