The Drive will continue to feature the Chargers Power Hour weekdays from 3-4:00 p.m. The program will focus on the San Diego Chargers, featuring interviews with the players and coaches, listener interaction and discussion of team rumors, injuries, news and analysis.
Regarding the addition of Mike Costa to the XTRA lineup, program director Brian Wilson said
“I’m very excited to have Costa on XTRA Sports 1360 full-time during the afternoon drive,” said Brian Wilson, Program Director, XTRA Sports 1360 KLSD-AM. “He will offer a San Diego native’s perspective and bring a lot of experience to the show. Plus, Costa will be great compliment to Judson Richards every weekday afternoon.”
Costa has been on-air in San Diego for more than 15 years. He will join XTRA Sports after two successful years on Rock 105.3’s The Show. In addition to his new role as co-host of The Drive, Costa will continue his eight-year run as sideline reporter for the San Diego Chargers’ radio broadcasts, giving fans up-to-the minute information on game-day. He will continue hosting the Fantasy Freakin' Football Pre-Game Show on KIOZ-FM. Costa can also be heard reporting from the sidelines of San Diego State University on the Aztecs Radio Network. In addition, Costa is a regular contributing reporter and writer for goaztecs.com and a regular guest analyst for Jim Laslavic and Sunday Night Football on San Diego’s NBC affiliate station.
In addition to its popular local shows, The Worlds of Sports According to Chris & Ben weekdays 6-9:00 a.m. and The Drive weekdays 3-7:00 p.m., XTRA Sports 1360 also airs nationally syndicated sports programming, featuring The Jim Rome Show weekdays 9:00 a.m. to noon and The Dan Patrick Show weekdays noon to 3:00 p.m. Fans can listen to XTRA Sports 1360, on the station’s website, www.xtrasports1360.com, as well as on iHeartRadio.com and the iHeartRadio mobile app, Clear Channel’s best-in-class customizable digital listening service, that delivers everything listeners want in one free, fully-integrated service: instant access to more than 1,000 of the nation’s most popular live broadcast and digital-only radio stations from 150 cities, plus user-created Custom Stations inspired by favorite artists and songs.