Verizon Wireless Tunes In ESPN Radio


Verizon Wireless signed a deal with ESPN for exclusive rights to carry the mobile simulcast of ESPN Radio as part of the wireless carrier's V Cast Mobile TV service.

ESPN Radio offers analysis and commentary with such shows as “Mike and Mike in the Morning,” “The Mike Tirico Show” and “The Herd with Colin Cowherd.”

Verizon Wireless also carries ESPN Mobile TV, which features full-length episodes and other programming, provided through Qualcomm's MediaFLO USA subsidiary.

Verizon Wireless' mobile video packages, which include up to eight TV channels and on-demand clips, cost $13 to $25 per month extra.