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XM Satellite Radio to Broadcast 14 College Bowl Games

Washington D.C. -- XM Satellite Radio (NASDAQ: XMSR), the nation's leading satellite radio service with more than 5 million subscribers, announced today it will offer the most coverage of college football bowl games during the 2005-06 post-season with live play-by-play for 14 games, including all four games of the 2006 Bowl Championship Series (BCS).

XM's coverage begins today, December 21 at 8 p.m. ET on XM Channel 193 when the University of Texas at El Paso takes on the University of Toledo and continues through the January 4 BCS National Championship contest between the University of Texas Longhorns and the defending national champion University of Southern California Trojans in The Rose Bowl at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN Radio (XM Channel 140). XM will carry all four of the 2006 BCS games from January 2 through January 4 - the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Nokia Sugar Bowl, FedEx Orange Bowl, and Rose Bowl - on its ESPN Radio channel.

XM College Football Bowl Game Schedule:

December 21
8 p.m. ET - GMAC Bowl, UTEP vs Toledo (XM Channel 193)

December 27
5:30 p.m. ET - Champs Sports Bowl, Clemson vs Colorado (XM Channel 193)

December 29
4:30 p.m. ET - Emerald Bowl, Georgia Tech vs Utah (XM Channel 191)
8 p.m. ET - Pacific Life Holiday Bowl, Oregon vs Oklahoma (ESPN Radio, XM Channel 140)

December 30
12 noon ET - Music City Bowl, Minnesota vs Virginia (XM Channel 191)
7:30 p.m. ET - Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, Miami vs LSU (ESPN Radio, XM Channel 140)

December 31
11 a.m. ET - Meineke Car Care Bowl, NC State vs South Florida (XM Channel 193)

January 2
11 a.m. ET - Outback Bowl, Iowa vs Florida (XM Channel 197)
12:30 p.m. ET - Toyota Gator Bowl, Virginia Tech vs Louisville (XM Channel 193)
1 p.m. ET - Capital One Bowl, Wisconsin vs Auburn (XM Channel 198)
4:30 p.m. ET - Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, Notre Dame vs Ohio State (ESPN Radio, XM Channel 140)
8:30 p.m. ET - Nokia Sugar Bowl, West Virginia vs Georgia (ESPN Radio, XM Channel 140)

January 3
8 p.m. ET - FedEx Orange Bowl, Penn State vs Florida State (ESPN Radio, XM Channel 140)

January 4
8 p.m. ET - The Rose Bowl (National Championship), USC vs Texas (ESPN Radio, XM channel 140)

XM is the leader in sports programming for satellite radio with play-by-play coverage for more than 5,000 sporting events each year, including games and races from Major League Baseball, the National Hockey League (NHL), NASCAR, the PGA TOUR, the Indy Racing League, The US Open Tennis Championship, 2006 FIFA World Cup, and the college sports conferences Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), Big Ten, and Pac-10. XM also carries ESPN Radio, ESPNews Radio, Fox Sports Radio, and Sporting News Radio.

Complete details on XM's comprehensive sports programming, including scheduling, is available at http://www.xmradio.com.

About XM Satellite Radio

XM is America's number one satellite radio service with more than 5 million subscribers. Broadcasting live daily from studios in Washington, DC, New York City and Nashville at the Country Music Hall of Fame, XM's 2005 lineup includes 160 digital channels of choice from coast to coast: the most commercial-free music channels, plus premier sports, talk, comedy, children's and entertainment programming; and 21 channels of the most advanced traffic and weather information.

XM, the leader in satellite-delivered entertainment and data services for the automobile market through partnerships with General Motors, Honda, Toyota, Hyundai, Nissan and Volkswagen/Audi, is available in more than 130 different vehicle models for 2006. XM's industry-leading products are available at consumer electronics retailers nationwide. For more information about XM hardware, programming and partnerships, please visit http://www.xmradio.com.



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