SiriusXM’s Tim Ryan, Pat Kirwan, Jason Horowitz and Jim Miller to call game from Mobile, Alabama, on Saturday, January 29
Live game broadcast and pre-game coverage airs nationwide on Sirius NFL Radio, channel 124
NEW YORK – January 28, 2011 – Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will offer listeners nationwide the exclusive live national radio broadcast of the 2011 Under Armour Senior Bowl, showcasing the nation’s best senior collegiate football stars and top NFL Draft prospects, on Sirius NFL Radio, channel 124 for Sirius subscribers and XM subscribers with the “Best of Sirius.”
The Under Armour Senior Bowl kicks off at 4:00 pm ET/3:00 pm CT on Saturday, January 29, from Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. SiriusXM’s broadcast team will feature Jason Horowitz as the play-by-play voice alongside game analysts Tim Ryan, the former Chicago Bears defensive lineman and two-time USC All-American, and Pat Kirwan, a former NFL scout, coach and front office executive. Former NFL quarterback Jim Miller, who played in the 1990 Senior Bowl while at Michigan State, will serve as the sideline reporter.
The Under Armour Senior Bowl is one of the year’s premier pre-NFL Draft events, gathering many of the country’s best NFL prospects on teams representing the North and South which are coached by two NFL coaching staffs. For this year’s game, the South team will be coached by Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey and his staff, and the North team will be led by Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis and his staff.
During the week leading up to the game, practices are attended by general managers, coaches, scouts and other front office personnel from the 32 National Football League teams, making Under Armour Senior Bowl Week a gathering of a “Who’s Who” of NFL decision makers.
Sirius NFL Radio is broadcasting live from Mobile, AL, throughout the week, with Tim Ryan and Pat Kirwan hosting their daily show, Movin’ The Chains, each weekday (3:00-7:00 pm ET).
Hosts are offering expert analysis on the myriad of NFL prospects in Mobile for the game and interviewing many of the NFL coaches, GMs and front office executives in attendance, giving fans an early look at the offseason needs of their favorite NFL teams.
Sirius NFL Radio, channel 124, is the only radio channel dedicated to the NFL 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As the Official Satellite Radio Partner of the NFL, SiriusXM broadcasts every NFL game live nationwide, from the preseason through the Pro Bowl and Super Bowl.
For more information, please visit www.sirius.com/nfl.