Local NFL Sports Media

Super Bowl XLIII- Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Arizona Cardinals

Here is our preview of this weekend’s Super Bowl, through the work of the local media covering each team…

PITTSBURGH STEELERS

Let’s take a look at the local media contingent that spend their time covering the Pittsburgh Steelers

Newspaper- The City of Pittsburgh are served by the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.

The Post Gazette has a very detailed online sports section with a page dedicated to the Steelers. Online Sports Editor Dan Gigler is the author of the Blog N’ Gold Steelers blog.

The Tribune Review also presents a respectable sports section. They also have a dedicated section for the club. Beat writer Scott Brown also maintains the paper’s Steelers’ blog.

Sports Radio- WDVE and WBGG serve as the flagship for the Steelers’ Radio Network. Bill Hillgrove serves on play-by-play while Tunch Ilkin provides analysis. WBGG and WEAE serve as the sports radio talkers in town.

Television- Follow the Steelers on television at KDKA, WPGH, WPXI, and WTAE.

Blogs- Among the blogs covering the Steelers include Behind the Steel Curtain, Steelers Locker, Steelers Gab, and the Steelers Tradition.

ARIZONA CARDINALS

Let’s head to the southwest and examine the local media group that covers the Arizona Cardinals

Newspaper- The Arizona Republic is the largest newspaper in the region. It’s online newspaper looks like Web-Alpha, really disappointing. Its sports section is the same, no personality. The paper is part of AZCentral.com, which does do a good job using newspaper content on its sports section. They have special content dedicated to the Cardinals. Beat writer Kent Sommers does maintain his own blog for the paper.

Sports Radio- KTAR-AM & FM serve as the flagship in the Cardinals Radio Network. Dave Pasch returns on play-by-play, along with Rob Wolfley on commentary. KTAR and KGME are also places to talk Cardinals football.

Television- KNXV, KPHO, KPNX, and KSAZ are the television outlets in Phoenix that follow the Cardinals.

Blogs- For independent blog coverage, check out The Cardinals Report, Raising Zona, AZ Sports Hub, and Cardinals Locker.

NFL Week 9, With Local Media Links

Halfway through the NFL season…here is the week 9 schedule along with our links to the local media covering each team…

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd

NY Jets at Buffalo 1:00 PM CBS
Detroit at Chicago 1:00 PM FOX
Jacksonville at Cincinnati 1:00 PM CBS
Baltimore at Cleveland 1:00 PM CBS
Green Bay at Tennessee 1:00 PM FOX
Arizona at St. Louis 1:00 PM FOX
Houston at Minnesota 1:00 PM CBS
Tampa Bay at Kansas City 1:00 PM FOX
Miami at Denver 4:05 PM CBS
Atlanta at Oakland 4:15 PM FOX
Dallas at NY Giants 4:15 PM FOX
Philadelphia at Seattle 4:15 PM FOX
New England at Indianapolis 8:15 PM NBC

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3rd

Pittsburgh at Washington 8:30 PM ESPN