Bethesda, Md. (Jan. 5, 2011) Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, the official cable network of the Baltimore Ravens and the regions leader in television and online sports coverage, announced it will provide comprehensive postgame coverage of the Ravens AFC Wild Card match-up at Kansas City with Ravens Postgame Live on Sunday, Jan. 9, at 4 p.m. The network will also deliver expanded Ravens coverage on-air and online at CSNbaltimore.com throughout the playoffs.
Ravens Postgame Live, which will be hosted by Russ Thaler, will provide an hour of extensive postgame news, analysis and opinion, including live interviews and press conferences from Kansas City. The program will feature analysis from former Ravens Brad Jackson and Kyle Richardson, who will join Thaler in the Comcast SportsNet studios, and reporting from Brent Harris, who will be on-site at Arrowhead Stadium.
Comcast SportsNets expanded television coverage of the Ravens AFC Wild Card contest will continue to be featured on the networks daily news and entertainment programs, including Washington Post Live and SportsNet Central. In addition to Harris, Comcast SportsNet reporter Kelli Johnson and CSNbaltimore.com Ravens Insider John Eisenberg will contribute to the expanded news coverage of the Ravens from Kansas City.
The Ravens full line-up of original programs will continue to air on Comcast SportsNet during the postseason, including 1 Winning Drive, The John Harbaugh Show and Purple Passion. The network airs that days respective Ravens show on weekdays at 4:30 p.m. and 12 a.m., as well as various other times throughout the week.
CSNbaltimore.com will provide extensive daily coverage of the Ravens and NFL throughout the playoffs. The online coverage, which will be led Eisenberg and the sites stable of local multimedia reporters, will feature an expanded variety of written, video and interactive content surrounding the team.
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic the official sports network of the Baltimore Ravens, Washington Redskins, Washington Capitals, Washington Wizards, D.C. United, Atlantic Coast Conference and Colonial Athletic Association delivers more than 500 live sporting events per year, along with Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and entertainment programming, to more than 4.7 million homes throughout the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. Comcast SportsNets digital portfolio, highlighted by CSNwashington.com and CSNbaltimore.com, is the regions leading source for online sports news and information.
Comcast Sports Group operates 14 local networks that deliver 2,400 sporting events annually and breaking news and analysis to more than 50 million cable and satellite homes. Comcast Sports Groups sports networks are: Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, Comcast SportsNet California, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, Comcast SportsNet New England, Comcast SportsNet Northwest, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, SNY, The Mtn. Mountain West Sports Network, CSS and Comcast Sports Southwest. Comcast Sports Group also manages NECN (New England Cable News), the nations largest regional news network, and The Comcast Network, based in Philadelphia and Washington, which delivers community-oriented programming. For more information, see ComcastSportsNet.com.