ABC 7 sports reporter Ryan Chiaverini, is joined by alternating Chicago Bear co-hosts Desmond Clark, Adewale Ogunleye and Jason McKie to kick off a fun, entertaining and different kind of football show, THE CHICAGO HUDDLE, airing Sundays at 10:30 AM during Bear season. Desmond Clark will join Chiaverini as co-host when THE CHICAGO HUDDLE premieres in its second season on Sunday, September 7th on ABC 7. THE CHICAGO HUDDLE mixes it up with sports talk, humor and music in the high-energy atmosphere of ESPN Zone (43 East Ohio Street, Chicago) where the show is taped on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. beginning September 5. Chiaverini and co-hosts Clark, Ogunleye and McKie will look forward to the team's upcoming games and the new challenges the Bears face with each opponent as well as offer the latest on what's happening around the NFL.
Each week on THE CHICAGO HUDDLE: ESPN 1000 Bears reporter, Jeff Dickerson, will offer his analysis on the Bears this season; a "Bear mystery guest" will join Chiaverini and co-hosts to talk shop; and the distinctive sound of Chicago's "Lee DeWyze Band" will add to the fun. A new addition to the show this year will be model/actress April Rose, who will serve as the THE CHICAGO HUDDLE announcer.
While giving viewers the inside story on the Bears and their upcoming opponents, Chiaverini will also fire questions to a different Bear player each week during his "2-Minute Warning" segment.
Larry Snyder is the producer of THE CHICAGO HUDDLE.