Thursday, July 21, 2011
WEEI-850 - 98.5-Sports Hub Cage Match....
Even if you are not a sports fan, the rivalry between 850 WEEI and 98.5 The Sports Hub is one of the most exciting competitions in Boston radio for a long time.
It's not often we get head-to-head format competition like this anymore.
There were a couple of blog entries I came across.
The first is Bruce Allen's thoughts on how WEEI could recover from losing the most recent ratings battle (Spring) to WBZ-FM.
Media Roundup: How Can WEEI Bounce Back After Ratings Slip?
Also, the SonofCodmanSquare, offers some thoughts on the dangerous territory of a recent exchange on 98.5 The Sports Hub's Felger and Massaroti that potentially sounded like it was becoming more like WEEI's Dennis and Callahan.
Sports Talk Radio And Racism: Like Baseball And Apple Pie