Washington, DC – The popular WJFK-FM afternoon sports team of LaVar Arrington & Chad Dukes will be coming to television with a weekly show produced by and broadcast on WDCW-TV, DC50.  “SportsWeek with Arrington and Dukes” will premiere on Sunday, April 11th at 12 noon.  The half-hour show will typically air at 12:30, immediately preceding a Washington Nationals pre-game show.  Washington Nationals games on DC50 air Sundays, usually beginning at 1:30PM.

The first 12-weeks of “SportsWeek with Arrington & Dukes” will be shot on location at Icons Sports Bar in Fairfax, Virginia.  The weekly show will feature interviews with both local and national notable sports figures.  The show will cover all sports of interest – from professional teams, college sports and even local high school stories. Two segments of “SportsWeek” will be shot on-site at Icons.  The show will also include a weekly feature shot on-location in the Washington, DC region.  Sports fans from Metro DC will be encouraged to attend tapings and may end-up being featured on the show in the Q & A / feedback segment. 

Lavar Arrington is a former Washington Redskins Linebacker who played for the local team for four seasons. He was a three-time Pro Bowl selection. Arrington debuted on Comcast SportsNet’s September 2007, Arrington now does a talk show in Washington, DC with DJ Chad Dukes, titled "The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes." The inaugural show aired on 7/20/09 on 106.7 The Fan, from 2-6 pm Mon-Fri in the Washington DC. Metro area. He attended Penn State University.

Chad Dukes is a radio personality co-host of the "The LaVar Arrington show with Chad Dukes" and formerly a co-host of the Big O and Dukes Show on WJFK-FM in Washington, D.C. Dukes began his broadcasting career at WHFS (99.1) in Washington, D.C., where he was an intern for The Sports Junkies. There he met fellow intern Oscar "The Big O" Santana. Together they created the Big O and Dukes Show. After a short hiatus, Dukes returned to the Washington, D.C. airwaves. In 2007 The Big O and Dukes Show debuted on WJFK-FM, following the station's flagship Don and Mike Show. Dukes now broadcasts with former Washington Redskins linebacker LaVar Arrington on the sports talk show "The LaVar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes" from 2-6 p.m. Dukes is from Alexandria, Virginia.