Albuquerque, NM, August 5, 2020 – CUMULUS MEDIA’s KNML/95.9 FM and AM 610, The Sports Animal announces that the Sports/Talk radio station has partnered with NFL teams the Las Vegas Raiders and the Denver Broncos to bring all Raiders games and non-conflicting Broncos games to Albuquerque sports fans for the 2021-2022 season. In addition to live broadcasts of Las Vegas Raiders and Denver Broncos football games, 95.9 FM and Am 610, The Sports Animal will also continue to air its current powerful slate of Westwood One Primetime NFL programming.
“We are thrilled to begin a partnership with the Las Vegas Raiders and Denver Broncos and bring our listeners the best games of the AFC West every week,” said Jeff Berry, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Albuquerque.“We think carrying the entire season from both teams will be an amazing complement to our current prime-time NFL package with Monday Night, Thursday Night and Sunday Night football and believe it will help build upon our momentum to provide best-in-class coverage to Albuquerque and New Mexico.”
Jared Hart, Operations Manager, Cumulus Albuquerque, noted: “Our partnership with The Raiders and Broncos is vital to Albuquerque as it helps bring NFL football coverage to the extensive Raider and Bronco fan base in our passionate sports state. We couldn’t be more excited to have the inaugural season of Las Vegas’ first NFL team, and the love of the Broncos in Albuquerque is palpable,” adding: “We think this will energize the NFL programming on The Sports Animal better than almost any other NFL team could.”
For more information and for the full on-air lineup on 95.9 FM and AM 610, The Sports Animal, visit: https://www.sportsanimalabq.com/.
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