FT. LAUDERDALE, FL, and NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 25, 2011: With a roster of pro, college and draft experts plus an array of interactive features, CBSSports.com is bringing fans comprehensive multimedia news and analysis of the 2011 NFL Draft.
The centerpiece of this coverage will be a CBSSports.com original production, CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE, providing insight, analysis, and opinion about draft picks and the impact on college and pro football. CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE will be streamed on CBSSports.com and CBS Sports Mobile from studios in New York City and CBSSports.com headquarters in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. In addition to live video coverage, CBSSports.com and CBS Sports Mobile will wrap the latest news, information and pick-by-pick prediction and analysis through the entire 2011 NFL Draft into CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE.
CBSSports.com will provide draft fans the opportunity to view team Twitter feeds and interact with fans while viewing draft selection results, which will be immediately graded and analyzed by the team of NFL Draft experts at CBSSports.com. Fans can also follow live updates from CBSSports.com’s exclusive network of RapidReports correspondents, who will file minute-by-minute reports from each of the 32 team’s draft headquarters.
For draft fans on the go, CBS Sports Mobile will prep users for the draft with mock drafts, risers & fallers, in-depth player profiles and videos. During the draft, CBS Sports Mobile users can access the latest picks and updated news coverage. CBS Sports Mobile iPhone and CBS Sports Pro Football for iPad users will be able to watch live streaming coverage of CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE directly from their mobile device. (See full list of CBS Sports Mobile products below)
Anchoring CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE will be CBSSports.com’s Jason Horowitz who will be joined by a pair of CBS Sports analysts, an NFL Hall of Famer and former All-Pro quarterback with the San Diego Chargers, Dan Fouts and three-time All-Pro and Pro Bowler for the San Francisco 49ers, Randy Cross. Fouts and Cross will be joined by former head coach of the Minnesota Vikings Brad Childress who will contribute expert insight from the past 12 years on NFL sidelines.
The college desk of CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE will be hosted by CBS Sports Network’s Adam Zucker who will be joined by CBS Sports college football analyst and former Oklahoma University All-American and NFL running back Spencer Tillman and CBS Sports Network’s Brian Jones who was a linebacker at the University of Texas and in the NFL. Completing the college desk of CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE will be “Mr. College Football,” Tony Barnhart of CBS Sports.
The third and final piece of CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE features insight and commentary from NFL Draft analysts. CBSSports.com’s Mark Morgan will be joined by NFL Draft experts Rob Rang and Chad Reuter along with former Director of Player Personnel of the NY Jets, NFL.com’s Pat Kirwan.
News and analysis of the 2011 NFL Draft will be available across the following CBS Sports Mobile and CBS Sports Pro Football products: CBS Sports Mobile iPhone, CBS Sports Mobile Android, CBS Sports Mobile Web, CBS Sports Pro Football iPhone, CBS Sports Pro Football Android, and CBS Sports Pro Football for iPad.
Schedule for CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE ON CBSSports.com and CBS Sports Mobile
Thursday, April 28
- CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE Pre-Show (7:00 – 8:00 p.m., ET)
- CBSSPORTS.COM DRAFT SHOW LIVE (8:00 p.m., ET – completion of 1st round)
Friday, April 29