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Redskins, Entercom announce extensive broadcast partnership

October 02, 2018 - 9:14 am
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PHILADELPHIA, PA –  A new broadcast partnership has been announced between the Washington Redskins and Entercom Washington, D.C.

As part of the agreement, our D.C. stations -- which includes 106.7 The Fan (WJFK-FM) -- will provide coverage of the team across all platforms.

Spanish broadcasts of all Washington Redskins football games will be heard on El Zol Deportes (WJFK-AM) in Washington, D.C., as well as the station’s website, elzoldeportes.com, a part of the Radio.com network, on the Radio.com app and on the Redskins mobile app. Radio.com is the exclusive digital home for all Entercom content across the company’s portfolio of 235 radio stations.

In addition to Spanish language game broadcasts, 106.7 The Fan, 94.7 Fresh FM (WIAD-FM), El Zol 107.9 (WLZL-FM) and WPGC 95.5 FM (WPGC-FM) will provide ancillary coverage of the team.

“We’re excited to partner with the Washington Redskins and bring Spanish language coverage of the team to fans in the community,” said Phil Zachary, senior vice president and market manager, Entercom Washington, D.C. “As the unrivaled leader in sports radio, we remain committed to expanding our sports content and reaching an even broader audience.”

106.7 The Fan and El Zol Deportes on-air personality Juan Romero and Moises Linares from T44, Washington, D.C.’s Telemundo station, will provide play-by-play and game analysis for all broadcasts. All primetime games will also air in Spanish on El Zol 107.9.

106.7 The Fan will rebrand its current “Football Fridays” as “Redskins Football Fridays,” which includes a full day of Redskins analysis and special guests. WPGC 95.5 FM will welcome Redskins players as part of its afternoon show, “The Home Team with DJ Flexx,” which airs weekdays from 3 to 7 p.m. ET. Host Rey Parker will provide game previews on El Zol 107.9 and El Zol Deportes on Fridays at 7:40 a.m. ET. 94.7 Fresh FM will feature Redskins community initiatives and special events in their programming.  

As part of the agreement, 106.7 The Fan and WPGC 95.5 FM will become the official pregame tailgate partners. WPGC 95.5 FM DJ's Romeo and DJ Reddz will spin Hip-hop hits from the WPGC Red Zone Tailgate and DJ Jealousy has been named the official DJ of FedExField. On-air personalities from 106.7 The Fan’s morning show “The Sports Junkies” will broadcast live on-air segments while interacting with fans as part of “The Sports Junkies Pregame Show.” 

106.7 The Fan, 94.7 Fresh FM, El Zol 107.9, El Zol Deportes and WPGC 95.5 FM are Radio.com stations.

Radio.com is now the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the current leader in local sports coverage. The digital platform currently has more than 300 stations and 1,1000 podcasts with more added continuously.  

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