FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
CSN KICKS OFF COMPREHENSIVE REGULAR-SEASON REDSKINS COVERAGE THIS WEEK
REDSKINS KICKOFF AND REDSKINS POSTGAME LIVE TO SURROUND EACH GAME; #REDSKINSTALK RETURNS TO EXTEND GAMEDAY COVERAGE
REDSKINS NATION AND GEICO FOOTBALL CENTRAL TO PROVIDE WEEKDAY NEWS AND ANALYSIS
GEICO SPORTSNET CENTRAL: JAY GRUDEN LIVE TO BE PRESENTED THE DAY AFTER EVERY GAME; 3 AND OUT COVER TOP NFL STORIES EACH WEEK
NFL COVERAGE TO BE FEATURED DAILY ON GEICO SPORTSNET CENTRAL, SPORTSTALK LIVE WITH BRIAN MITCHELL
EXTENSIVE DIGITAL CONTENT AVAILABLE AT CSNMIDATLANTIC.COM AND THE CSN MID-ATLANTIC APP
Bethesda, Md. (Sept. 8, 2015) – CSN Mid-Atlantic kicks off its comprehensive multiplatform coverage of the Washington Redskins’ 2015 NFL regular season this week, highlighted by gameday shows Redskins Kickoff, Redskins Postgame Live and #RedskinsTalk on Sunday, Sept. 13.
Complete Redskins coverage will also be provided throughout the season each weekday on Redskins Nation and Geico Football Central, the day after every game on Geico SportsNet Central: Jay Gruden Live, and weekly on 3 and Out. Geico SportsNet Central, which airs multiple times daily, and SportsTalk Live with Brian Mitchell will also provide full NFL news, analysis and commentary throughout the season.
Extensive written, video and interactive content covering the Redskins will continue to be delivered across CSN’s online, mobile and social media platforms, highlighted by CSNmidatlantic.com and the CSN Mid-Atlantic mobile app.
Redskins Gameday Programs:
- Redskins Kickoff, Redskins Postgame Live
The regular-season debut of Redskins Kickoff will begin at 12 p.m. on Sept. 13, prior to the team’s opener against Miami. Redskins Postgame Live will start immediately after the game. Hosted by Chick Hernandez, the shows will feature analysts Brian Mitchell and Trevor Matich and reporting from Redskins Insider Tarik El-Bashir, along with special guests. The one-hour programs will provide news, analysis and commentary surrounding each Redskins game this season.
#RedskinsTalk, the interactive postgame analysis program that debuted last season, will be presented following Redskins Postgame Live every gameday, beginning Sept. 13. Hosted by Sebastian Salazar, the show will feature former Redskin Shawn Springs and J.P. Flaim from the Sports Junkies as analysts.
Daily Redskins/NFL Programs:
- Redskins Nation
Redskins Nation is presented year-round on weekdays at 5:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. Hosted by Larry Michael from Redskins Park, the half-hour program includes news, features and interviews with current and former players, coaches, front office personnel and other insiders. Redskins Nation is presented as an encore multiple times daily.
- Geico Football Central
Geico Football Central, which debuts today, will provide Redskins and Ravens news, analysis, commentary and debate weekdays at 6 p.m. and 1 a.m. The half-hour show, which will be presented throughout the entire NFL season, will be hosted by the Sports Junkies on Tuesdays and will focus on fantasy content each Friday.
Weekly Redskins/NFL Programs:
- Geico SportsNet Central: Jay Gruden Live
CSN will again provide coverage of the Redskins’ weekly head coach news conference as part of the half-hour news and analysis show Geico SportsNet Central: Jay Gruden Live. The program, which will be led by Rob Carlin and Mitchell, will air live at 3 p.m. the day after each game, with multiple encores, beginning Sept. 14.
- 3 and Out
3 and Out, the NBC Sports Regional Networks’ football analysis and debate show, returns this week for its third season. Hosted by Hernandez, the half-hour program provides analysis and debate from Mitchell and experts from other NFL markets. 3 and Out will debut Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and will be presented as an encore multiple times throughout the week.
Daily News and Entertainment Programs
- Geico SportsNet Central
Extensive Redskins coverage will be featured throughout the season on Geico SportsNet Central, CSN’s daily news program. Geico SportsNet Central is presented at 10:30 p.m. and 12 a.m. and as encores multiple times.
- SportsTalk Live with Brian Mitchell
Now featuring Carlin as co-host, SportsTalk Live with Brian Mitchell presents analysis and commentary covering the Redskins, Ravens and NFL weekdays at 10 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. The half-hour show will also include exclusive one-on-one interviews with head coaches Jay Gruden and John Harbaugh the day after games throughout the season.
Redskins Digital Media Content
- com, CSN Mid-Atlantic App, @CSNRedskins
CSN’s digital media properties, highlighted by CSNmidatlantic.com and the CSN Mid-Atlantic mobile app, will continue to feature extensive Redskins coverage throughout the season, led by El-Bashir and Rich Tandler. Fans can follow the coverage on Twitter at @CSNRedskins and join the conversation by using #RedskinsTalk.
CSN Mid-Atlantic, part of NBC Sports Regional Networks, is the official sports network of the NFL’s Washington Redskins and Baltimore Ravens, NHL’s Washington Capitals, NBA’s Washington Wizards, MLS’s D.C. United, Atlantic Coast Conference and Colonial Athletic Association. CSN Mid-Atlantic – the leading multiplatform sports media organization serving the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia – delivers more than 500 live events per year, along with Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and entertainment programming, to more than 4.7 million homes. CSN Mid-Atlantic’s digital portfolio, highlighted by CSNmidatlantic.com, is the region’s top online source for written, video and interactive sports content. Follow CSN Mid-Atlantic on Twitter at @CSNMA.
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