Complete Press Release on Pat O’Brien joining FOX Sports Radio

courtesy of Maggie Duquin FOX Sports Radio……


LOS ANGELES, August 11, 2010 – Veteran sportscaster and entertainment host
Pat O’Brien, who has covered everything from the Olympics to the Super Bowl,
will join FOX Sports Radio’s Loose Cannons program with Steve Hartman and
Vic “The Brick” Jacobs beginning Monday, August 16. The show, which was
previously known as Hartman & Friends, airs Monday through Friday from 3 – 7
p.m. ET/12 – 4 p.m. PT and features the latest news and information,
analysis and interviews from the world of sports and entertainment. Airing
on more than 150 radio stations across the U.S, Loose Cannons can also be
heard on,, the iheartradio mobile
application, and XM Channel 142.

O’Brien has a rich background in entertainment as well as
sports, as he previously anchored both Access Hollywood and The Insider, in
addition to leading live coverage of the NCAA Basketball Tournament, World
Series, and the NBA Finals on CBS Sports. While working on these programs,
he had the opportunity to interview figures from all walks of life,
including President Bill Clinton, Donald Trump, Brad Pitt, former First Lady
Laura Bush, Magic Johnson, Derek Jeter, Michael Jordan and Phil Jackson.

“Pat’s experience in both sports and entertainment, as well as
his industry connections and passion for radio, makes him a perfect fit for
the Loose Cannons,” said Don Martin, Vice President/General Manager, FOX
Sports Radio Network. “We couldn’t be happier to welcome him to the FOX
Sports Radio family as we continue providing the best destination for sports
entertainment audio content.”

The Emmy award-winning O’Brien is looking forward to returning to the
broadcast studio. “Don Martin and I have had a great relationship through
the years. I have always had a great connection to the sports fans of
America and I’m excited to be back in the conversation.”

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of Premiere Radio Networks in partnership with FOX Sports. All entities
have combined their considerable resources to develop a turnkey, personality
driven and caller intensive programming opportunity for radio stations
nationwide. With studios also in New York, Washington, D.C., Miami, Tampa,
Phoenix, Seattle, and San Antonio, the FOX Sports Radio Network can be heard
on nearly 400 stations, as well as on MSN and XM Channel 142.
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