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Countdown to Kickoff Presented by BetMGM Returns For Second Season

LOS ANGELES, August 15, 2023 – FOX Sports Radio (FSR), a division of Premiere Sports Network, announced today the return of “Countdown to Kickoff” presented by BetMGM, a market-leading sports betting and gaming entertainment company, on August 19 and 20, 2023. After a successful debut last year, the three-hour weekend programs will once again broadcast live on Saturdays and Sundays leading right up to kickoff, and will be available to stations to air throughout football season.

The Saturday show airs in the 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET timeslot as a lead-in to the weekend in college football. The program is led by FSR weekend personality Brian Noe, who is joined by former All-American Penn State Left Guard Rich Ohrnberger and betting analyst Jared Smith.

The Sunday show, which airs from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET, is also be led by Noe, and features feature eight-year NFL veteran Geoff Schwartz, along with professional sports better and Founder Bill “Krack” Krackomberger.

Each weekend, the hosts provide unique insight, betting tips, and entertaining commentary for all football fans, whether they place bets or not. The shows feature breaking news, previews of the biggest matchups, the latest injury updates, along with the best prop odds, picks, lines and point spreads prior to kickoff. In addition to airing on radio stations nationwide, the programs will be streamed live on FSR’s channel on iHeartRadio and The programs will also be available as podcasts directly after each show on iHeartRadio or anywhere podcasts are heard. Plus, show highlights will be shared across FSR’s social media, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube!