The Bee's Joe Davidson jumps aboard the weekly SureWest Sports Show express alongside host Mike Finnerty today on ComcastSports Net at 4:30 p.m.
The program was taped from The Bee newsroom as Davidson and Finnerty sized up the big football games from Zero Week with highlights and interviews, including Pleasant Grove-Rocklin, Oak Ridge-Vista del Lago and Antelope-Del Campo.
The show also features an interview with Sac-Joaquin Section commissioner Pete Saco with discussion as to why he's the single most important figure in regional prep sports. The program includes football rankings, volleyball rankings and interviews and sponsored segments on teams and stars from Mikuni, Togo's, Roseville Auto Mall, Placer Title Company and Von Housen. The SureWest Sports Show re-airs Wednesday at 5 p.m. and Thursday at 4:30 p.m. and airs on these channels:
AT&T 0 767, 1767
DirecTV - 698
DISH Network 409
SureWest 99, 699
Wave (Rocklin) 23, 723
Wave (West Sacramento) 63, 798
Bee TV Davidson and Finnerty also host the The Bee's Preps Plus Insiders that posts each Monday at noon on sacbee.com and remains on the site throughout the season.
This week's edition includes commentary on Burbank's football kickoff times, moved up due to the fear of violence on Florin Road, a look into the different styles of quarterback play in the region and a peek at area teams and upcoming showdowns, including Bradshaw Christian against Capital Christian and Folsom against Granite Bay.
Bee on radio Finnerty and Davidson host a lively high school football program each Saturday from 9-10 a.m. on ESPN1320, including a breakdown of Zero Week action with coaching interviews.