Rodger Wyland joined WNYT-TV NewsChannel 13 in August 1986 as a weekend sports anchor/sports reporter. He is now the Sports Director, anchoring at 6 and 11 p.m. He also hosts Big Board Radio Sports Talk weekdays from 10 a.m. to noon on 104.5 The Team, and is the play by play announcer for UAlbany Football and Basketball. Prior to joining WNYT-TV, Rodger was the Sports Director at WTAJ in Altoona, Pennsylvania, where he anchored sports on weekdays at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. Rodger is a recipient of the Iris Award, presented for a half-hour special featuring tri-athlete John Gracey. He is also the winner of three New York State Broadcasters Awards for local sports coverage. A native of Altoona, Rodger graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Broadcasting in 1984. While at PSU, he was a play-by-play announcer at PSU basketball games for WPSX-TV. Rodger lives in Albany County with his wife and kids, and a crazy yellow lab.
Previewing Giants-Cowboys This Sunday
You will know a lot more about the Dallas Cowboys defense, after they play the Giants on Sunday. If the Giants, who struggle to score touchdowns, put up a lot of points, then you know the Cowboys defense is not very good. The Giants haven’t been able to do much with Daniel Jones at quarterbac…
Post Positions for the 2020 Kentucky Derby
Late Tuesday morning, the Kentucky Derby drew the post position for the 2020 Kentucky Derby which is set to take place on September 5th. There was a lot of suspense of where Tiz the Law will be racing from.