Bethesda, Md. (July 27, 2010) Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, the regions leading source for television and online sports coverage, announced that Training Camp Daily will begin its fourth season on Thursday, July 29. The comprehensive daily program covering the Washington Redskins and Baltimore Ravens will air on the network for four weeks, providing up-to-date team news and information throughout training camp. The programs first two shows will air at 9 p.m., with subsequent episodes airing daily at 7 p.m. and re-airing at 12:30 a.m. until Aug. 26.
The half-hour show will be led by Comcast SportsNet Redskins and Ravens television beat reporters Kelli Johnson and Brent Harris, who will be reporting each day from the teams respective training camp headquarters. In addition to delivering the latest news and daily reports surrounding the teams, the reporters will provide exclusive interviews, expert analysis and behind-the-scenes access as they prepare for the 2010 NFL regular season. Training Camp Daily will be hosted by Russ Thaler from the Comcast SportsNet studios, with additional reporting from Chick Hernandez.
Comcast SportsNet will also provide complete daily coverage of the Redskins and Ravens training camps online at CSNwashington.com and the recently-launched CSNbaltimore.com. The networks stable of local multimedia reporters and football experts, led by Redskins Insider Ryan OHalloran and Ravens Insider John Eisenberg, will supply extensive written, video and interactive content covering both teams throughout training camp and into the regular season. This content, along with the sites numerous features, provides premier online destinations and social communities for Redskins and Ravens fans during football season.Comcast SportsNets expanded television coverage of the Redskins and Ravens will also be featured on the networks full line-up of daily news and entertainment programs, including Washington Post Live, SportsNite and Redskins Nation. As the exclusive high-definition home of the Redskins four-game preseason schedule, the network will begin live-game coverage of the team on Aug. 13 when they host the Buffalo Bills. Each game broadcast will be surrounded by the award-winning Redskins Kickoff and Redskins Postgame Live, hosted by Hernandez and featuring the regions top football analysts.
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic the official sports network of the 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 4.6 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 11 sports networks that deliver 2,400 sporting events annually and sports news and analysis to more than 50 million cable and satellite homes. Comcast Sports Groups 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 New England Cable News (NECN), 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.