CBS Radio WFAN-AM New York afternoon personality Mike Francesa tops the list of the first annual Talkers Magazine “Heavy 100 of Sports Talk.” The magazine’s newest “Heavy 100” list counts down the 100 most important sports radio talkers in America compiled by the editors using a list of hard and soft factors which include ratings and revenue as well as impact, recognition and uniqueness. A couple of syndicated sports talk personalities are next on the list; Premiere Radio Network’s syndicated radio personality Jim Rome and Fox Sports and DirecTV sports talker Dan Patrick. WFAN New York morning team Boomer and Carton and Mike Valenti and Terry Foster of WXYT Detroit round out the top 5.
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