Aug. 27, 2008
The Vol Radio Network's "Big Orange Countdown" debuts for the 2008 season Thursday night at 8 p.m. Eastern / 7 p.m. Central across the state of Tennessee. In its second season, the radio show is hosted by Bob Kesling and former Vol and NFL quarterback Pat Ryan, "Big Orange Countdown" is a one-hour, prime time Tennessee football preview show focusing on the Vols upcoming game.
The show airs during football season for 15 consecutive weeks and is the bookend compliment to Monday night's "Vol Calls" program. This Thursday fans will be treated to comments from Tennessee's football coaches and student-athletes along with a scouting report on the UCLA from Chris Roberts the "Voice of the Bruins."
The show originates live from Wild Wing Café in West Knoxville near the Turkey Creek shopping district. Fans can call in and ask questions by dialing 1-800-688-8657 or Tennessee customers of Verizon Wireless can dial # TENN.
Fans are encouraged to check their local listings for a Vol Network affiliate in the area carrying "Big Orange Countdown."