CBS Sports HQ To Live Stream Fantasy Football Telethon on Labor Day
CBS Sports HQ, the 24/7 streaming sports news network available for free across digital platforms, will stream a live fantasy football telethon on Labor Day to help prepare fantasy players on one of the biggest draft days heading into the season.
The Fantasy Football Today Telethon, powered by Dodge, will deliver real-time draft advice for fantasy owners with detailed breakdowns of SportsLine projections, expert rankings, sleepers and busts from 3:00-10:00 PM, ET on Monday, Sept. 3 on CBS Sports HQ and CBS Sports’ Facebook and Twitter channels. CBS Sports fantasy experts and NFL writers and analysts, including Jamey Eisenberg, Dave Richard, Pete Prisco, Will Brinson, Jason La Canfora, Danny Kanell, Bryant McFadden, Todd Fuhrman, Nick Kostos, and Chris Hassel, will be on hand to answer fantasy players’ draft day questions live and offer advice and in-depth analysis.
In addition, former players including James Jones, Mike Sims-Walker, Beanie Wells, BenJarvus Green-Ellis, LenDale White, Santana Moss, and Lee Evans will be answering fan phone calls live on air and offering on-the-spot fantasy insight and expertise. The telethon will feature interviews with Matt Ryan, Philip Rivers, Dalvin Cook, Davante Adams, and others as well.
A live fan draft will also take place during the telethon with fantasy experts Heath Cummings and Adam Aizer and CBS Sports HQ contributor Hana Ostapchuk on site to assist the fantasy players as they try to put together a winning team.
During the telethon, CBS Sports HQ will shine a spotlight on St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. For the third consecutive year, CBS Sports has joined forces with St. Jude to raise awareness of pediatric cancer throughout the month of September.