The third season of The Jack Swarbrick Radio Show, featuring the Notre Dame director of athletics and newsmakers from the world of Fighting Irish and national college athletics, will kick off this weekend and continue on a weekly basis through March 2011.

Jack Swarbrick Radio Show Returns This Weekend

Sept. 2, 2010

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Look for the Jack Swarbrick Radio Show on a weekly basis beginning Saturday (Sept. 4) and for 30 weeks through March 2011 on WLS 890 AM radio in Chicago, on NewsTalk 960 WSBT-AM in South Bend, on NewsTalk 1430 WXNT-AM in Indianapolis – and on the University of Notre Dame’s official athletic web site at

The hour-long program includes Notre Dame coaches and athletes, as well as nationally-known guests from all facets of athletics. The show features Swarbrick, Notre Dame’s director of athletics, and co-host Dave Juday from ESPN 1000 in Chicago – with their perspectives on the college athletics world at-large.

Guests this week include college athletics expert Dennis Dodd of as well as Notre Dame women’s soccer coach Randy Waldrum – and first-year Irish football coach Brian Kelly is expected to be a guest next week.

The show can be heard regularly in Chicago at 5:00 a.m. Eastern time each Saturday on WLS – and on Saturday mornings on WSBT (check local listings, with airtime based on various Notre Dame football kickoff times). NewsTalk 1430 WXNT-AM in Indianapolis will air the show at 7:00 p.m. Eastern on Fridays. The show also is posted each Saturday morning at The show can be heard in more than 30 states around the country via WLS in Chicago.

Sponsors of the show include Gatorade, Xerox, adidas, Comcast, Coca-Cola, Sayers, Sprint, and Steiner Sports.

The show begins Saturday and runs for 30 consecutive weeks through March 26, 2011.

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