FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
CSN NORTHWEST LAUNCHES WEEKLY SHOW TALKIN’ HUSKIES – TOMORROW AT 9 P.M. PT
Talkin’ Huskies Provides In-Depth Analysis & Discussion of The University of Washington’s College Football Team
Dan Sheldon Serves as Host alongside Former Washington Huskies’ Tight End Cam Cleeland and Safety Nigel Burton
PORTLAND, Ore. — August 30, 2017 — CSN Northwest launches a new college football studio show, Talkin’ Huskies, this Thursday, August 31 at 9 p.m. PT. The weekly show will air throughout college football season, and will include analysis of breaking news, in addition to interviews with coaches and key players.
CSN Northwest anchor Dan Sheldon will serve as the host of Talkin’ Huskies, alongside former NFL and Washington Huskies’ tight end Cam Cleeland, and former Washington Huskies’ safety Nigel Burton.
Tomorrow’s premiere features a look back at the Huskies’ return to national prominence last season, a deep dive analysis of this season’s roster and an examination of the upcoming season’s schedule.
Thursday’s show also includes a feature interview between Burton and Huskies’ head coach Chris Petersen. Coming off of a trip to the College Football Playoff, Petersen discusses their biggest competitors this season, how he plans to replace 2016 star wide receiver John Ross, and his thoughts on quarterback Jake Browning, linebacker Azeem Victor, and defensive lineman Vita Vea.
Talkin’ Huskies joins CSN Northwest’s extensive portfolio of weekly college football shows including: Talkin’ Beavers, Talkin’ Ducks, Go Beavs, Go Ducks, Beavers Inside the Huddle, and Ducks Postgame Live.
CSN Northwest is the 24/7 home of Northwest sports featuring the Portland Trail Blazers, in-depth regional collegiate action and outdoor programming. In addition to live event coverage, CSN Northwest offers Emmy Award-winning original programming, news, analysis, and compelling digital content offering fans a comprehensive look at the teams and players that matter most in the region. For more information visit www.CSNNW.com.
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