CBS SPORTS RADIO LAUNCHES NEW SHOW “REITER THAN YOU,” HOSTED BY BILL REITER, BEGINNING MONDAY, APRIL 17
NEW YORK, NY, April 4, 2017 – CBS Sports Radio will launch its new weeknight show, “Reiter Than You,” hosted by Bill Reiter, on Monday, April 17 in the program’s regular timeslot of 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM, ET. The show will feature Reiter’s refreshing style of spirited and insightful commentary and analysis coupled with special guests, including players, coaches and sports experts. “Reiter Than You” began as a live show on CBS Sports digital platforms in September 2016, airing Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights across CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices, and will expand as Reiter now brings the show to a national radio audience every weekday evening.
“The talented Bill Reiter will bring a fresh new voice and an energizing perspective to CBS Sports Radio’s already stellar line-up featuring the best sports talk shows and personalities around,” said Eric Spitz, Director, Programming, CBS Sports Radio. “His candid commentary and keen analysis will be a welcome addition to the network.”
Added Reiter, “I'm thrilled to join the most dynamic sports talk network in the country, and to expand what we've built on the digital side to a five-day-a-week national audience. The show is going to be everything sports fans want – honest, smart, funny, entertaining, and full of great guests. For years, I’ve been a huge fan and listener of the incredible talent that’s made CBS Sports Radio a must-listen. It’s an honor and incredibly exciting to be able to call those great radio hosts colleagues. I can’t wait to join the team.”
Today’s announcement follows the recent news regarding daypart moves for “Tiki and Tierney” and “The DA Show,” along with a live simulcast of “Tiki and Tierney” on CBS Sports Network.
Beginning Monday, April 17, the new CBS Sports Radio weekday line-up* will be as follows:
“Gio and Jones” with Gregg Giannotti and Brian Jones 6:00 – 9:00 AM
“The DA Show” 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
“The Jim Rome Show” 12:00 – 3:00 PM
“Tiki and Tierney” 3:00 – 6:00 PM
“Reiter Than You” 6:00 – 10:00 PM
“Ferrall on the Bench” with Scott Ferrall 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM
“After Hours with Amy Lawrence” 2:00 – 6:00 AM
Bill Reiter is a writer and sports personality for CBS Sports. He hosts “Reiter Than You,” CBS Sports’ first live primetime digital show, and is the national columnist for CBSSports.com. “Reiter Than You” continues to air on CBS Sports digital platforms in addition to CBS Sports Radio. Before emerging as a well-known national sports columnist and television personality, Reiter was a Miami Heat beat columnist during LeBron James' first season with the Heat. Reiter began his career in newspapers, writing for the Kansas City Star, Des Moines Register, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Chicago Tribune. Reiter's coverage has focused on a wide range of sports and topics, including the NBA, the NFL, Major League Baseball, UFC, the London Olympics, Super Bowls, feature writing and more. He graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism in 2000.
*All times are Eastern. Schedule is subject to change.
ABOUT CBS SPORTS RADIO
CBS Sports Radio offers around-the-clock national sports coverage and programming to more than 320 stations nationwide, including stations in all of the Top 10 markets. CBS Sports Radio harnesses the power and resources of CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports with original programs featuring expert sports commentary by experienced broadcasters including Jim Rome, Damon Amendolara, Tiki Barber and Brandon Tierney, Scott Ferrall, Gregg Giannotti and Brian Jones, and Amy Lawrence. CBS Sports Radio’s programming can be heard on-air, online at www.cbssportsradio.com, through Apple Music and the Radio.com™ app. CBS Sports Radio is programmed and operated by CBS RADIO. Westwood One is the exclusive syndicator and sales partner.
ABOUT CBS RADIO
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. CBS RADIO produces original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming distributed on-air, online and on mobile platforms. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO owns 117 radio stations in 26 markets – including all of the top 10 radio markets as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com™ and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information on CBS RADIO, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
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