Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 08/24/2013
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Raycom Sports will preview the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference football season this weekend with the ACC Blitz Kickoff Special, hosted by Tom Werme and Tommy Bowden.
Werme and Bowden, who host the ACC Blitz studio show every Saturday at noon preceding the ACC Network game of the week, break down each school’s strengths, weaknesses, schedule and key players.
The show includes player spotlights on Clemson quarterback and Heisman Trophy candidate Tajh Boyd along with Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins and Miami running back Duke Johnson. Also spotlighted are the newest members of the conference, as players and coaches from Pitt and Syracuse talk about joining the ACC this season.
In addition, ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel will be joined by analysts Renaldo Wynn and Clinton Portis to preview the ACC's schedule and what to expect for the first week of the season.
For a complete listing of local affiliates and airtimes, click here.
Built over 30 years of broadcast production and multi-media rights, the ACC Network maximizes the distribution of ACC content through live television broadcasting, original programming via digital technologies, historical archives, mobile applications, social media, ACC Championship events and the official ACC website.
Charlotte-based Raycom Sports is a leading independent sports sales & marketing, syndication, event management and production firm. Raycom is the current television rightsholder of syndicated ACC men’s basketball and football telecasts. Raycom Sports’ parent company Raycom Media, located in Montgomery, Alabama, owns and operates 53 television stations covering over 12 percent of the United States across 18 states.