FOX Sports 980 Now Broadcasting on 95.9 FM

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Albany, N.Y. –September 5, 2019 iHeartMedia Albany announced today that FOX Sports 980, Albany’s Sports Radio, will broadcast on 95.9 FM, effective immediately. Listeners can also continue to hear FOX Sports 980 on 980 AM and the devices they use the most via the iHeartRadio app.

FOX Sports 980 features renowned hosts, Clay Travis, Dan Patrick, Colin Cowherd, and Doug Gottlieb. In addition, the station is the home for the Boston Red Sox, select NFL games, and March Madness basketball.

“FOX Sports has the best national talent and sports play-by-play programming for sports fans all over the Capital Region,” said Jeff Wolf, Program Director for FOX Sports 95.9 FM and AM 980. “We are absolutely thrilled to bring FOX Sports programming to even more listeners on 95.9 FM.”

Full Weekday Programming Lineup:

Outkick the Coverage with Clay Travis  6 a.m. – 9 a.m.

The Dan Patrick Show                            9 a.m. – 12 a.m.

The Herd with Colin Cowherd                12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

The Doug Gottlieb Show 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

iHeartMedia is the leading media outlet in the Albany market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one digital music, podcasting and live streaming radio service – with more than 2 billion app downloads and more than130 million registered users.

About iHeartMedia Albany

iHeartMedia Albany owns and operates WGY AM/FM, WPYX-FM, WRVE-FM, WOFX-AM, W240EC, WTRY-FM, W260CH, WKKF-FM and is part of iHeartMedia. iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – and with its quarter of a billion monthly listeners, has a greater reach than any other media company in the U.S. The company’s leadership position in audio extends across multiple platforms including more than 850 live broadcast stations; streaming music, radio and on demand via its iHeartRadio digital service available across more than 250 platforms and 2,000 devices including smart speakers, digital auto dashes, tablets, wearables, smartphones, virtual assistants, TVs and gaming consoles; through its influencers; social; branded iconic live music events; and podcasts as the #1 commercial podcast publisher globally. iHeartMedia also leads the audio industry in analytics and attribution technology for its marketing partners, using data from its massive consumer base. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: IHRT). Visit for more company information

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