FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
PROFOOTBALLTALK LIVE WITH MIKE FLORIO MOVES TO MORNINGS THIS MONDAY, FEB. 8, HIGHLIGHTING NEW NBC SPORTS RADIO LINEUP
Live Final Hour to Be Simulcast on NBCSN & NBC Sports Live Extra
Pro Football Talk Live Provides Daily On-Site Coverage at Super Bowl 50 This Week From Noon – 3 p.m. ET & Streams on NBC Sports Live Extra
Super Bowl Week Guests Include Hall of Famers Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Ronnie Lott, Marcus Allen, Emmitt Smith, Troy Aikman, Marshall Faulk, Curtis Martin, Andre Reed & Tim Brown plus Active Stars Eli Manning, Tony Romo, Patrick Peterson, Antonio Brown, Jason Witten & Matt Ryan
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 2, 2016 – Beginning this Monday, February 8, ProFootballTalk Live with Mike Florio moves into its new morning show timeslot highlighting an all-new NBC Sports Radio lineup. ProFootballTalk Live with Mike Florio will air live each weekday from 6-9 a.m. ET, with an encore in West Coast drive time from 6-9 a.m. PT (9 a.m.-noon ET).
The final hour of ProFootballTalk Live with Mike Florio, featuring Florio’s NFL insight, all-encompassing coverage of the country’s most-popular sport with the most current news and analysis, and thought-provoking debate, will be simulcast on NBCSN and streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra through mid-April.
“I haven’t gotten up before 6:00 a.m. on a consistent basis since I threw newspapers onto porches the 1970s,” Florio said. “My aim hasn’t gotten much better since then, but at least I won’t be breaking any windows this time.”
This week, Pro Football Talk Live is on-site at Super Bowl 50 from radio row in San Francisco. Guests scheduled to appear on the show include current and former NFL greats:
- Tuesday: Pro Football Hall of Famers Marshall Faulk and Tim Brown, Giants RB Rashad Jennings
- Wednesday: Pro Football Hall of Famers Jerry Rice and Ronnie Lott, Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson, Falcons QB Matt Ryan, Colts K Adam Vinatieri, Eagles S Malcolm Jenkins, Dolphins WR Greg Jennings, Browns WR Travis Benjamin
- Thursday: Pro Football Hall of Famers Joe Montana, Troy Aikman and Marcus Allen, Steelers WR Antonio Brown, Buccaneers RB Doug Martin, Jaguars QB Blake Bortles, Chiefs TE Travis Kelce, Saints DE Cameron Jordan, Jaguars WR Allen Robinson
- Friday: Pro Football Hall of Famers Emmitt Smith, Curtis Martin, and Derrick Brooks, former Steelers WR Hines Ward, Giants QB Eli Manning, Cowboys QB Tony Romo, Redskins LB Terrance Knighton, Ravens RB Justin Forsett
NBC Sports Radio lineup changes on Monday also include The Newy Scruggs Show moving into the midday slot (noon-3 p.m. ET), followed by the Chris Mannix Show from 3-7 p.m. ET. Mannix’s show has been a weekend NBC Sports Radio staple since 2013.
In addition, Under Center with Mark Malone moves to a weekday evening timeslot (7-10 p.m. ET) and will be followed from 10 p.m.-1 a.m. ET by Going Deep with Amani Toomer and Dan Schwartzman. The new Scott Seidenberg Show makes its debut in the overnight window (1-3 a.m. ET). Jon Stashower moves to the morning show as the network’s lead update anchor (6-11 a.m. ET).
NBC Sports Radio is fully-amped, 24/7 sports talk programming that entertains, informs, and engages sports fans nationwide on 435 affiliated stations. The network features an array of dynamic and passionate sports talk personalities, expert analysts, former players and coaches, and special contributors. Following is the new schedule as of this Monday, February 8:
|6:00-9:00 a.m.||ProFootballTalk Live with Mike Florio|
|9:00 a.m.-Noon (West Coast morning drive)||ProFootballTalk Live with Mike Florio (encore)|
|Noon-3 p.m.||The Newy Scruggs Show|
|3 p.m.-7 p.m.||Chris Mannix Show|
|7 p.m.-10 p.m.||Under Center with Mark Malone|
|10 p.m.-1 a.m.||Going Deep with Amani Toomer and Dan Schwartzman|
|1 a.m.-3 a.m.||Scott Seidenberg Show|
|3 a.m.-6 a.m.||Going Deep with Amani Toomer and Dan Schwartzman (encore)|
All programs will air live on NBC Sports Radio, the NBC Sports Radio app and NBCSportsRadio.com, and ProFootballTalk Live with Mike Florio will also stream live on ProFootballTalk.NBCSports.com. On-demand replays of the program will be available on the NBC Sports Radio app, NBCSportsRadio.com and ProFootballTalk.NBCSports.com.
For more information on programming, please contact Westwood One at NBCSportsRadio@westwoodone.com. For a complete schedule of shows, bios, exclusive audio content, and a list of radio stations airing NBC Sports Radio, log on to NBCSportsRadio.com.
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