Syndicated program will preview the upcoming ACC football season
Charlotte, N.C. – Raycom Sports will preview the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference football season this weekend with the ACC Blitz Kickoff Special, hosted by Katie Witham and Tommy Bowden.
Witham and Bowden, who host the ACC Blitz Powered by Ram Trucks studio show every Saturday at noon preceding the ACC Network game of the week, break down each school’s strengths, weaknesses, schedule and key players.
The show includes player spotlights on a trio of quarterbacks poised to make an impact on the ACC this season; Clemson sophomore Deshaun Watson, Miami sophomore Brad Kaaya and NC State redshirt senior Jacoby Brissett. Also featured will be the reigning ACC Offensive Player of the Year, Pittsburgh junior running back James Conner, and Virginia Tech All-American junior cornerback Kendall Fuller.
In addition, ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel will debut the first ACC Power Poll of the season.
For a complete listing of local affiliates and airtimes, please visit www.RaycomSports.com/2015ACCKickoffShow.
Charlotte-based Raycom Sports is a leading independent sports sales & marketing, syndication, event management and production firm. Raycom is the current syndicated television rightsholder of ACC men’s basketball and football telecasts through 2027. In a partnership with the ACC, Raycom operates the ACC Network, which distributes ACC content through live television broadcasting, original programming via digital technologies, historical archives, mobile applications, social media, ACC Championship events and the official ACC website.
Raycom Sports’ parent company Raycom Media, located in Montgomery, Alabama, owns and operates 53 television stations covering over 13 percent of the United States across 18 states.