– Jim Gray interviews Tom Brady and Clay Matthews as they take questions from members of the US Military –
New York, NY – November 14, 2011 – Westwood One (NASDAQ: DIAL) announced today that in addition to interviewing President Barack Obama during halftime of Westwood One Sports’ broadcast of the first ever NCAA Basketball game played aboard a commissioned US aircraft carrier, sportscaster Jim Gray also connected four US servicemen aboard the ship with New England Quarterback Tom Brady and Green Bay Linebacker Clay Matthews for a live Q&A. Exclusive audio from the Q&A will air during Westwood One’s Westwood One Sports Monday Night Football pregame show tonight at 8:00 PM ET before the Green Bay Packers host the Minnesota Vikings.
Audio and photos from Jim Gray’s interview with President Obama aboard the USS Carl Vinson can be found on www.westwoodonesports.com, as well additional Jim Gray interviews with Magic Johnson, James Worthy, Jerry West, Roy Williams, and Tom Izzo. Radio stations nationwide aired Westwood One’s Westwood One Sports broadcast of The Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, as well as Sirius/XM satellite radio, and American Forces Radio Network, which provides programming to America’s military forces around the globe. The American Forces Radio Network serves over one million men and women in uniform, Department of Defense personnel, American Embassies and Consulates in over 175 countries and territories as well as on more than 250 U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and Military Sealift Command ships at sea.
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