Football Sunday on ESPN Radio Debuts September 8

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Football Sunday on ESPN Radio Debuts September 8

Indianapolis Colts vs. Cincinnati Bengals - August 29, 2013ESPN Radio has enhanced and strengthened its Sunday studio programming.  Beginning Sunday, Sept. 8, Football Sunday on ESPN Radio will be broadcast throughout Sundays in the fall from 1 – 7:30 p.m. ET.

ESPN Radio host and SportsCenter anchor Jonathan Coachman will host the entire show. He will be joined throughout the day by several ESPN analysts:

  • Long-time contributor to ESPN Radio programming Eric Allen returns as does Tim Hasselbeck for his second year.
  • Tom Waddle, former Chicago Bears wide receiver and current ESPN Chicago 1000 weekday host, makes his national ESPN Radio debut on September 8 and will appear on the show every week during the regular season.

Football Sunday on ESPN Radio will feature:

  • Reports throughout the day from ESPN and local ESPN Radio affiliate reporters
  • Updates from ESPN New York 98.7 FM and ESPN Chicago 1000 AM analysts
  • Discussion, analysis, and insight from Coachman, Allen, Waddle and Hasselbeck

Football Sunday on ESPN Radio will be heard on terrestrial ESPN Radio outlets, Sirius XM Channel ESPN 84,, ESPN Radio app, Tune-in and Slacker.

Additional football-related programming on ESPN Radio:

  • Countdown to Kickoff, Sundays at 11 a.m. The two-hour show will lead into Football Sunday on ESPN Radio.  On-site reports previewing the day’s games, an update from the site of Monday Night Football by play-by-play commentator Mike Tirico, contributions from ESPN NFL analysts and fantasy information will be included.
  • Mike Tirico’s Weekend Blitz, Fridays, beginning September 6, at 8 p.m. for one-hour. ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen will join Tirico as they look ahead to the weekend and discuss the week’s news. 
  • The MNF Preview podcast will also return this fall with Tirico and MNF analyst Jon Gruden looking ahead to that week’s game.
  • Additional podcasts: Football Today, Fantasy Focus Football, Fantasy Underground, Inside the Huddle with John Clayton and Inside Slant. 


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