clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

XFINITY Presents: The Ultimate Sports Social Media Job

Do you like sports, sharing your passion for the games and winning contests? Massive Report, SB Nation, and XFINITYsports is offering you that chance.

XFINITY and Comcast is searching for the next voice of INFINITY Sports and they are reaching out to some of the most savvy and rabid sports fans around, Massive Report and SBNation members. The promotion runs from January 28 - April 16th, during which time XFINITY will be scouring the landscape for the next voice of XFINITY Sports.

Interested? Head over to the XFINITY Facebook page at The winner gets the opportunity to share some behind the scenes stories with over 15,000 followers, while covering the biggest sporting events for the next year. Not quite sold, take a look at the video:

So what does it take to get the job, here are the details.

Applicants are asked to create a short video and statement detailing why they should be the next person to take over the @XFINITYSports handle. Eight Semi-finalists will be catapulted to the next round based on their outstanding submissions, but the final two Semi-finalist spots will be awarded to two of ten Wild Card contestants. Fans will have the opportunity to vote for one of the ten Wild Cards, to send to the next round. Once selected, the skills of the 10 Semi-finalists will be put to the test in a full scale social media evaluation at XFINITY Live! in Philadelphia. The top scoring five contestants will then receive the opportunity to visit an XFINITY partner team to act as a reporter and share their experience with their fans. Ultimately from the five Finalists, the new voice of XFINTIY Sports will be selected.

Contest submissions are being accepted from January 28th to February 18th, and can be submitted to the XFINITY Facebook page. Apart from the awesome job, the prize for winning includes an annual salary, unparalleled access to the country's premier sporting events, sick home studio gear for your place, and a year of free Comcast/XFINITY service (TV with all the sports packages, internet, and phone). Check the full contest rules for further details.

------The Fine Print-------

NO PURCH.NEC. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. THIS IS NOT A GAME OF CHANCE. Open only to legal U.S. residents (incl.DC) who are legal adults 18+. For application details and official rules, click here. Enter 12:01a.m. ET on 1/28/13 to 11:59 p.m. ET on 2/18/13.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Comcast® and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for purposes of administering this Contest.