2021 SEC Football Media Days Central: Podcasts, Videos and Stories

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Football Media Days Kickoff is back!

99.1 THE Sports Animal is live in Hoover, Alabama at The Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel all week (July 19-22) at the 2021 SEC Football Kickoff Media Days.

We’ll once again be set-up on Radio Row as well as blanketing the building with our 4-person staff of Jimmy Hyams, Vince Ferrara, Eric Cain and engineer/producer Jay Lifford.

On this SEC Media Days Central Page you will find every interview from all 4 days, a video player with interviews/reports and an article feed with all our posts from the event. We’ll have a ton of podcasts, so notice the pages at the bottom to go to previous interviews.

We’ll have wall-to-wall coverage on the radio at FM 99.1 and AM 990 in Knoxville and East Tennessee. Listen from anywhere streaming here on our website or the free WNML app, powered by Big Kahuna Wings! You can also subscribe to the 2021 SEC Football Media Days feed for free on iTunes for instant updates to your Apple device as interviews are posted!

Special thanks to our 8 great sponsors that have made our trip and coverage possible: Harper Auto Square, Waters Equipment,  UT Athletics, Fleet Tire, New Balance Of Knoxville, Games And Things, Hiwassee Windows And Doors & Ever Seal! See more on them below!

Media Days Podcasts (Newest at the top)


Videos (Click 3 bars top right to scroll previous)

Support Our Media Days On-Air Sponsors That Made Our Trip Possible

Harper Auto Square… Test drive the 2021 Audi Q-3 at Audi Knoxville or shop online At HarperAudi.com!
U.T. Athletics…Vol Football Saturdays are back. Help celebrate 100 years of Neyland Stadium. Visit AllVols.com!
Fleet Tire…You flat’em, we fix’em!
New Balance Of Knoxville…Locally owned. Located in The Suburban Shopping Center. Experience Your Best Shoes & Fit!
Waters Equipment…The best In heavy equipment vehicle maintenance & a Spartan Mowers Dealer…WatersEquipmentCO.com!
Hiwassee Windows And Doors…Keeping the weather outside since 1958!
Games And Things…Because life should be fun!
Ever Seal…Seal it once, forever!

Stories From Hoover


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