FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2014
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SUPER BOWL CHAMPION AND VARINA ALUM MICHAEL ROBINSON TO CO-HOST RADIO SHOW
Richmond, VA- Fresh off a Super Bowl Championship season with the Seattle Seahawks, NFL veteran and Varina graduate Michael Robinson will be joining the lineup of Sports Radio 910 this Fall to co-host "The Real Rob Report" Radio Show along with Sports Radio 910 Afternoon Host Wes McElroy on Wednesdays from 3-4pm.
The show will include Robinson’s thoughts on current NFL topics, a weekly guest and a segment called “Keep it Real with Mike Rob” where Robinson will field phone calls answering listeners’ questions.
Robinson is an eight year veteran, starting his career with the San Francisco 49ers and spending the most recent three in Seattle helping the Seahawks to their first ever Super Bowl Championship.
Robinson's career began at Varina High School in Richmond, where he starred at quarterback,earning honors, including Associated Press first team All-State selection, Richmond Times-Dispatch All-Metro team, Richmond Times-Dispatch Offensive Player of the Year and the district and regional Player of the Year.
His career then continued playing under legendary head coach Joe Paterno at Penn State, where Michael went on to play multiple positions, ultimately landing at quarterback where he finished in the top five voting for the Heisman Trophy in 2005.
Robinson was drafted in the 4th round of the 2006 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers.
He is currently working as an analyst with the NFL Network and is extremely active in his Excel 2 Excellence Foundation that was established to develop underprivileged youths with team work, leadership, and life skills through broad based educational, social, and athletic programs including Michael's annual Richmond football camp.
Wes McElroy has been with Sports Radio 910 since his debut on November 26, 2007. McElroy hosts a daily 3-hour talk show weekdays focusing on the hot topics in sports and entertainment. McElroy attends and covers as many sporting events as he’s able, including the Richmond Flying Squirrels, VCU, University of Richmond, the Redskins Training Camp, University of Virginia, Virginia Tech and more. D.A.D.’s Day (Dollars Against Diabetes Day) is McElroy’s annual fundraiser for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and has raised over $20,000.
Sports Radio 910 is Richmond’s heritage sports radio station focusing on local and national sports and entertainment. The daily lineup includes Steve Czaban, Dan Patrick, Jay Mohr and Wes McElroy. Sports Radio 910 is a proud affiliate of the Virginia Tech Hokies, the Richmond Flying Squirrels, the NFL, College Football, High School Football, Fox Sports and other local and national sporting events.
Sports Radio 910 will debut “The Real Rob Report” on Wednesday, August 6 at 3pm and can be heard on Sports Radio 910 in Richmond, VA and will be streamed worldwide at and on iHeartRadio. To hear a podcast of the on-air announcement of this, go to SportsRadio910.com, keyword: “podcast”.