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Legendary Sportscaster Brent Musburger Back in the Booth for This Year’s Big Game on One-Year Anniversary of Vegas Stats & Information Network(January 29, 2018)
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VSiN (Vegas Stats & Information Network), the first multi-channel media network dedicated to sports gambling information, announced that Hall of Fame Broadcaster Brent Musburger will lead its live coverage of the 52nd Big Game with a focus on in-game wagering updates. VSiN will be the only broadcast source for sports gambling enthusiasts looking for real-time odds updates from around the globe while the game is in progress.
With special guests including two-time Super Bowl champion Bryant McFadden and former NFL VP of Officiating Mike Pereira, VSiN’s “52 Special/In-Game Wagering Show” is the only live broadcast that will take viewers and listeners on a fast-paced, non-stop ride through the world of in-game wagering, from the point spreads to the props.
“Next to being at the stadium in Minneapolis, there’s no better place to experience the Super Bowl than right here in Las Vegas,” Musburger said. “Our special will be the only live broadcast sharing the news, analysis and line movements that folks need as they make their in-game wagers. Even if you don’t bet, it’s great entertainment.”
The “52 Special/In-Game Wagering and Post Game Show,” will be the culmination of a weekend delivering the news, data and analysis sports gamblers need ahead of the Big Game.
On Saturday, VSiN kicks off its special coverage with its signature shows. Coverage leads off with “Point Spread Saturday’’ with Matt Youmans and Jonathan Von Tobel at 8 a.m. PT/11 a.m. ET, followed by “A Numbers Game” with Gill Alexander and his special guest, 2015 Westgate NFL SuperContest winner James Salinas, at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT. Next up is “Follow The Money’’ with Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard at 3 p.m. ET/noon PT, leading up to the “52 Special Preview Show’’ hosted by Musburger from 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT to 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m PT.
Following the same schedule on Sunday, VSiN’s signature shows kick off at 11 a.m. ET/8 a.m. PT to prepare viewers for Super Sunday all leading up to the “52 Special/In-Game Wagering show at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET. The only place to hear play-by-play line movements, Musburger and his “Guys in the Desert’’ will have fans covered during every play of the Eagles-Patriots game.
In addition to VSiN’s mainstays, oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo and hosts Gill Alexander and Amal Shah, Musburger will welcome special guests, including Mike Pereira, former NFL VP of Officiating and current Fox Sports Rules analyst, and Bryant McFadden, who won rings with the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XL and Super Bowl KLIII. McFadden currently works as a studio analyst for digital sports network, Stadium. Also on hand will be long-time Las Vegas oddsmaker Jimmy Vaccaro and South Point sports book manager Chris Andrews, both regular VSiN contributors.
In addition to VSiN’s broadcasting home at the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa, correspondents will be reporting live from sports books around Las Vegas, including the D Hotel, the Golden Nugget and the Westgate Las Vegas, as well as from the city’s biggest outdoor party, the Big Game Bash at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center.
Covering the action from Minneapolis, VSiN Reporter Ron Flatter will be filing live reports throughout the week and on Super Bowl weekend.
VSiN’s “Point Spread Weekly” Super Bowl special edition is available at vsin.com/subscribe. This special issue of VSiN’s weekly subscription digital magazine provides sports gamblers access to valuable, actionable information and analysis not found anywhere else. With breakdowns of the Big Game matchup, betting tutorials and top plays, VSiN analysts deliver the news players need to win.
VSiN (Vegas Stats & Information Network) is the first multi-channel sports media company dedicated to providing news, analysis and proprietary data to the millions of Americans who bet on sports and make gambling a multibillion-dollar industry.
Fueled by award-winning broadcasters and legendary oddsmakers, VSiN informs and entertains these consumers whenever and wherever they want. A dedicated SiriusXM Radio channel (204) is among the platforms on which VSiN is available, which also include live video streaming, web, mobile and social.
VSiN’s newsroom is located in the middle of the sports book at the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa in Las Vegas. Live shows are broadcast from the new studio there daily. For more information, please visit VSiN.com and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
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