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Monday, September 4, 2017

The 186th Edition Of Tiger Pregame Show In Photos

The Tiger Pregame Show #186 In Photos

We wrapped up the 186th edition of The Tiger Pregame Show last Saturday, and with it came some great additions!

First, how could you ask for a more beautiful morning in Clemson for a home opener!?  The view from our stage as the sun rose over Memorial Stadium.



Speaking of stage, our new setup, shared with our good friends from The Tiger Tailgate Show is simply amazing!  105.5 FM, in conjunction with JMI Sports, is now the official network host for Clemson Athletics, adding to the distinction of being the "Flagship Station for Clemson Sports".


Kelly Gramlich is now in her 2nd year as co-host.  Is there a coincidence that when Kelly comes on as co-host, Clemson wins a National Championship?!  Kelly is pictured with co-host, Scott Rhymer



We always enjoy hosting members of IPTAY for our weekly IPTAY Segment.  Pictured from left to right:  Assistant Director of IPTAY Reed Kramer, Scott Rhymer, Kelly Gramlich, Assistant Director of IPTAY Lauren Gaulin, and Assistant Director of IPTAY Jason Wilson.





These "Jersey Boys" stopped by the show.  They are brothers and embark on a yearly week long sports binge.  This year, they are doing 10 games in 7 days and Clemson vs. Kent State was their first stop.  On Saturday alone they were doing Clemson/Kent State, then UGA/Appalachian State in Athens,  and finishing the day with Florida State/Alabama in Atlanta!



We always enjoy our Clemson Fan of the Week on each week with us.  This week is was Kim Reid, and she did a great job on air with us during the Bottom Line Segment.  By the way, Kim's game day prediction was 56-7....very close and better than Kelly and Scott's picks!  Kim is pictured with Scott Rhymer.




Auburn Comes To Town

This week, we welcome Auburn to Clemson for a massive match-up between two Top 15 teams in Death Valley.

See below link-A Fan's Guide To A Clemson Weekend for Auburn Fans:

http://tigerpregameshow.blogspot.com/2017/08/a-guide-to-clemson-weekend-for-auburn.html

Feel free to share the above article in social media feeds that you have to help spread the word for our Auburn friends.

The Tiger Pregame Show, a game day tradition for Clemson football fans on Saturdays since 2003, will broadcast live from "The Corner of Swann Pavilion At Littlejohn Coliseum" from 1:00-4:00 pm Saturday afternoon. The Tiger Pregame Show is broadcast exclusively by WCCP 105.5 FM, the Flagship Station for Clemson Athletics.  

The Tiger Tailgate Show With David Stein and William Qualkenbush will broadcast in same location, beginning at 4:00 pm.  Don't forget, you can now stream all Clemson content on the WCCP 105.5 App or online at wccpfm.com.  That includes The Tiger Pregame Show, The Tiger Tailgate Show, Game Broadcast, and 5th Quarter Show.



Scott Rhymer, in his 15th year as Host, will once again anchor the show along with Kelly Gramlich, in her 2nd year. 

The Tiger Pregame Show, with Scott Rhymer behind the microphone, has broadcast live on location in 11 different states across this nation covering Clemson on game day since 2003


Kelly Gramlich joins Scott Rhymer for her 2nd year as Co-Host of The Tiger Pregame Show. Gramlich also serves as the color commentator for Clemson women's basketball broadcasts on 105.5 FM.  


In addition to her duties with women's basketball, Gramlich has called men's basketball games and volleyball games for ACC Network Extra.  You can also find Gramlich's work in the Anderson Independent-Mail's Orange and White, where she publishes a weekly column on Clemson Athletics.

The Tiger Pregame Show will tap into the continued emergence of Social Media as part of Clemson fan’s game day expectations, with several segments engaging fans via Twitter (@tigerpregame, @1055TheRoar and @kellygramlich).  


“When driving to the game Saturday or working around the house, our fans can stream the show via the WCCP 105.5 FM App using their smart phones, making the show as portable as the listener wants to be on game day," Rhymer explains.


Clemson fans can also nominate themselves as the "Clemson Fan Of The Week" via she show's Twitter feeds.  The winner each week will join Scott and Kelly during the Bottom Line Segment as a 3rd host of the show on air!

The Tiger Pregame Show format will continue to offer in-depth analysis of the upcoming game, focusing on X’s and O’s of what fans should expect to see on the field during the game.

Segments for the show include up-to-the-minute game day weather conditions, Top 25 Report, ACC and SEC Game Breakdowns, Injury Reports for both Clemson and their opponent, Opposing Team's Perspective, and a historical look back at this day in Clemson football history.  There will also be segments with current Clemson football players that give fans a more personal look at the players behind the face mask and helmet.

Each week, Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney, Defensive Coordinator Brent Venables, and Co-Offensive Coordinators Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott will offer their input on the show.


Player interviews will take place each week to give fans an idea of what the vibe of the players inside the program is as they prepare for the upcoming opponent.

Don Munson, the  Voice of the Tigers, will join the show live each week to give his unique perspective inside the football program. 

And, just like in the previous 14 years, the show will close the final hour with the Keys to the Game and game day predictions, this year with Scott Rhymer and Kelly Gramlich and our weekly "Fan of the Week".


You can keep up with all information related to the Tiger Pregame Show by liking the page on Facebook (The Tiger Pregame Show and WCCP 105.5 The Roar) and following via Twitter (@tigerpregame, @1055TheRoar, and @kellygramlich)

Scott Rhymer will join Mickey Plyler on WCCP 105.5 FM and wccpfm.com every Friday morning at 7:05 to talk Clemson football and to set the stage for the Tiger Pregame Show.  


Broadcast time  for the opening weekend on September 9th is from 1:00-4:00 pm from "The Corner of Swann Pavilion at Littlejohn Coliseum".  Fans can listen at WCCP 105.5 FM in the Upstate of South Carolina, wccpfm.com anywhere in teh world, and via the WCCP 105.5 FM App on their mobile device (for free).

This season is set up to be magical...so don't miss a minute of the season!  Start your game day experience with a Clemson tradition...The Tiger Pregame Show!


The Road To A Repeat Begins With The Tiger Pregame Show!