July 20, 2007
Charlotte, NC –
Lincoln Financial Sports showcases some of the most popular and unforgettable play-by-play announcers of today during episode two of “Aaron’s Football Saturdays in the South,” including Florida State’s Gene Deckerhoff.
Having called FSU football since 1979, FSU basketball since 1974, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers since 1989, Gene Deckerhoff is nationally
recognized as one of the finest football and basketball announcers in both collegiate and professional sports. He was inducted into the Florida
State University Athletic Hall of Fame and is the nine-time recipient of the NSSA Florida Sportscaster of the Year Award. Episode two will
show how his deep, rich voice became instantly recognizable to sports fans all over the state.
Tim Brando returns as series host and takes viewers behind-the-scenes with the legends, athletes, coaches, and traditions that make fall
Saturdays so special. For an exclusive peek into the life of Gene Deckerhoff, tune into “Aaron’s Football Saturdays in the South”, LINCOLN
FINANCIAL SPORTS® summer mini-series that leads into the 2007 SEC football season.
Lincoln Financial Sports a member of Lincoln Financial Group began regional television syndication of ACC Basketball in 1982 as co-rights
holder in partnership with Raycom Sports. The company added ACC Football in 1984, SEC Basketball in 1986, SEC Football in 1992, and
Aaron’s Football Saturday’s in the South in 2004 to their roster of sports products. Lincoln Financial Sports broadcasts season-long schedules
of live, televised games across a network of more than 70 stations throughout the Southeast. For more information please visit