1580 The Fanatic & 99.3 to Broadcast Rattlers Home Games


The Fanatic will also broadcast the Kevin Guy Coach’s Show presented by the Ak-Chin Indian Community every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. MST

Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Friday that they will have their home games broadcasted on the radio by 1580 the Fanatic & 99.3 FM for their inaugural season in the Indoor Football League (IFL).

The Fanatic (KQFN-AM), an all-sports radio station, broadcasts with powerful statewide coverage on 1580AM and simulcasts on 99.3 FM. This will allow for Valley wide listening of the Fanatic broadcast of the Arizona Rattlers home games.

The first broadcast will be this Sunday, February 26 at 3:00 p.m. MST, when the Rattlers take on the Iowa Barnstormers at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona.

The Fanatic will also broadcast the Kevin Guy Coach’s Show presented by the Ak-Chin Indian Community live every Wednesday (excluding bye weeks) at 5:30 p.m. MST. The show is held at Majerle’s Sports Grill in Chandler, and is hosted by three-time Super Bowl champion Dale Hellestrae.  The show features General Manager and Head Coach Kevin Guy, and a variety of Arizona Rattlers players. Fans are encouraged to attend.

For more information, head to azrattlers.com.


About the Arizona Rattlers

The Arizona Rattlers were founded in 1992, and are proud members of the Indoor Football League (IFL). The Rattlers spent 24 seasons in the Arena Football League (AFL), and in that time made ten appearances in the ArenaBowl, winning in 2014, 2013, 2012, 1997 and 1994. For tickets, call 602-514-TDTD (8383), or visit www.azrattlers.com.

About 1580 AM The Fanatic and CRC Broadcasting Company

1580 AM The Fanatic is the local provider for CBS Sports Radio and SB Nation (formerly Yahoo Sports and Sporting News Radio). CBS Sports Radio continually provides listeners with incredible national sports talk and the best sports programming from all over the country significantly impacting Phoenix’s sports radio landscape.

Cohen started CRC Broadcasting with his Phoenix station 1510 KFNN in 1988 as the nation’s first radio station programmed exclusively for business, economic, and investment related topics. Now its 28th year, the Phoenix area’s longest locally owned and operated radio station changed its name in 2010 to “Money Radio”, rebranding the station to mirror its acquisition of the domain name moneyradio.com.

Innovated by local radio broadcasting company, CBC Broadcasting and long-time veteran, Ron Cohen, 1580 The Fanatic is joining the rankings with top broadcasting outlets in the Valley including Hubbard, Bonneville and iHeart Radio.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 24th, 2017

Contact: Peter Garbow, (989) 395-3789, pgarbow@azrattlers.com

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