Jan 29, 2013, New Orleans, LA, USA; CBS Sports broadcast team poses at Super Bowl XLVII press conference at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Front row: Dan Marino (left), Sean McManus (center) and Phil Simms. Back row (from left) Shannon Sharpe and Bill Cowher and James Brown and Boomer Esiason and Jim Nantz. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

CBS Releases Announcer Pairings for 2013 NFL Season: Rich Gannon Paired With Marv Albert, Will Call Raiders Opener


On Tuesday CBS Sports released its official list of announcer pairings for their 2013 NFL broadcasts, giving fans the list of who they will be forced to listen to during their team’s Sunday telecasts on CBS this season.

The most notable pairing for Raider fans will be that of Marv Albert and former Raiders quarterback Rich Gannon, who will be providing the voice of Oakland’s Week One clash with the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Field Stadium.

Greg Gumbel once again calls games alongside Dan Dierdorf; Ian Eagle teams with Dan Fouts; Kevin Harlan once again teams with Solomon Wilcots; Bill Macatee with Steve Tasker; and Spero Dedes pairs with Steve Beuerlein.

Week 2 will see the pairing of Spero Dedes and Steve Tasker calling the Raiders home opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars in a 4:25 Eastern start at O.co Coliseum.

Following are the CBS assignments for Week 1, Week 2, Week 3 and Week 4 (subject to change).

 

WEEK 1 – Sept. 8

 

GAME                                PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST    PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

1:00 PM, ET starts:

·New England @ Buffalo       Greg Gumbel/Dan Dierdorf//             Mark Wolff/Suzanne Smith

                  Tracy Wolfson

·Cincinnati @ Chicago           Jim Nantz/Phil Simms                       Lance Barrow/Mike Arnold

·Miami @ Cleveland              Kevin Harlan/Solomon Wilcots         Craig Silver/Mark Grant

·Oakland @ Indianapolis       Marv Albert/Rich Gannon                 Jim Rikhoff/Andy Goldberg

·Kansas City @ Jacksonville Spero Dedes/Steve Tasker                 Sellers Shy/Chris Svendsen

·Tennessee @ Pittsburgh       Ian Eagle/Dan Fouts                           Victor Frank/Steve Milton

 

 

WEEK 2 – Sept. 15 – CBS DOUBLEHEADER

 

GAME                               PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST     PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

1:00 PM, ET starts:

·Cleveland @ Baltimore        Marv Albert/Rich Gannon                 Jim Rikhoff/Andy Goldberg

·Tennessee @ Houston           Kevin Harlan/Solomon Wilcots         Ken Mack/Mark Grant

·Miami @ Indianapolis          Ian Eagle/Dan Fouts                           Victor Frank/Suzanne Smith

·San Diego @ Philadelphia    Greg Gumbel/Dan Dierdorf               Mark Wolff/Bob Fishman

 

4:25 PM, ET starts:

·Denver @ N.Y. Giants          Jim Nantz/Phil Simms                       Lance Barrow/Mike Arnold

·Jacksonville @ Oakland       Spero Dedes/Steve Tasker                 Ryan Galvin/Chris Svendsen

 

 

WEEK 3 – Sept. 22 – CBS DOUBLEHEADER

 

GAME                             PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST      PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

1:00 PM, ET starts:

·Houston @ Baltimore           Greg Gumbel/Dan Dierdorf               Mark Wolff/Bob Fishman

·Cleveland @ Minnesota       Kevin Harlan/Solomon Wilcots         Ken Mack/Mark Grant

·San Diego @ Tennessee       Ian Eagle/Dan Fouts                           Bob Mansbach/Suzanne Smith

 

4:25 PM, ET starts:

·Indianapolis @ San Francisco Jim Nantz/Phil Simms                    Lance Barrow/Mike Arnold

·Jacksonville @ Seattle          Bill Macatee/Steve Tasker                 Victor Frank/Chris Svendsen

·Buffalo @ N.Y. Jets              Marv Albert/Rich Gannon                 Jim Rikhoff/Andy Goldberg

 

 

WEEK 4 – Sept. 29

 

GAME                               PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST    PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

 

1:00 PM, ET starts:

·Baltimore @ Buffalo            Ian Eagle/Dan Fouts                           Bob Mansbach/Suzanne Smith

·Cincinnati @ Cleveland        Marv Albert/Rich Gannon                 Jim Rikhoff/Andy Goldberg

·Indianapolis @ Jacksoville   Kevin Harlan/Solomon Wilcots         Ken Mack/Mark Grant

·Pittsburgh @ Minnesota*     Jim Nantz/Phil Simms                       Lance Barrow/Mike Arnold

*(London)

 

4:00 PM, ET starts:

·N.Y. Jets @ Tennessee         Greg Gumbel/Dan Dierdorf               Mark Wolff/Bob Fishman

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