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Interested in going to and covering the MLB All-Star Game, Pacman-Bradley, Pacman-Marquez, Silva-Sonnen (UFC) amongst other primetime sporting events? Yeah, I am too.

Maybe I should apply for this myself. But here we are again. Also, how does this get 1K+ comments? Grant Brisbee's the best.

There are worse things in the world than live-tweeting from the XFINITY Twitter handle while getting paid to watch someone beat the living crap out of someone else. In person. So if you are, like me, a soon-to-be unemployed college graduate, give this a try.

XFINITY is once again hosting the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job

contest, in search of a dynamic individual to become the new voice of

@XFINITYSports. Interested applicants can enter now through February

18 at

Ten semifinalists will be invited to compete at XFINITY Live! in

Philadelphia, PA on March 23rd. The top 8 submissions will

automatically move on to the semifinals with the remaining 2 spots to

be given to the winner of the Wild Card voting. Ten Wild Card

contestants will be announced on March 4, giving fans the chance to

vote for their favorite contestant at! The two

Wild Card contestants the fans select as the best new voice of XFINITY

Sports will join the other semifinalists in the next round of


The semifinals, hosted at XFINTY Live!, will give each contestant the

chance to show off their social media skills by participating in a

series of challenges designed to push them to the limit! Joins us at

XFINITY Live! to cheer on your favorite contestant, enjoy free food,

meet prominent Philadelphia talent, and watch March Madness.

Only five finalists will receive the opportunity to travel to a MLB

Opening Weekend game to participate in the final challenge. Each

finalist will be given VIP access to select MLB batting practices,

press boxes and more to get a chance showcase their experience and

knowledge via Twitter, while also supporting XFINTIY products and

brand messaging. In the end, one contestant will be named the next

voice of XFINITY Sports!

To see what last year’s contest winner has been up to, and for more

information and contest details, follow @XFINITYSports! To submit a

contest entry or for more details please visit our Facebook page!


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.

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