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Alfred Williams Stands By Account Of Mike Gundy Using N Word

“Gundy claimed the CU players were lying at the time. He has not addressed it since.”

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Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy has been at the center of controversy this week after showing up in a picture wearing a t-shirt supporting One America News, a network known for peddling far right conspiracy theories.

His best player, running back Chuba Hubbard, said he would not play for a coach that supported those kinds of views. That led to a video of Hubbard and Gundy talking about change needing to come to the football program, but Gundy again caught heat for the bad optics of the video. Hubbard apologized for not going to his coach privately, Gundy didn’t apologize at all. That led to another video in which Gundy did apologize.

That was just the first two days of the week.

Gundy’s situation may have gotten worse on Wednesday when a story about Gundy calling former Broncos linebacker Alfred Williams the n word when they were both in college surfaced. Gundy was Oklahoma State’s quarterback in 1989. Williams was a linebacker at the University of Colorado.

The first one to bring it up was Shannon Sharpe. He talked about a phone call with Williams on Wednesday’s episode of Undisputed on FS1.

Williams then talked about it on his show on KOA in Denver. “There’s no walking that back. This story’s been out there for 31 years,” he said.

“I didn’t back down then. I don’t back down now. . . . Every time I see him, I just want to run through him. Every time I see his face, every time I look at him, I want to run through him. . . . I’m 51 years old; why in the world do I need to lie about that?”

Tulsa radio host RJ Young dug up an article from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on the game. It shows that Williams and other Buffaloes players made the same accusations about Gundy in 1989.

Gundy claimed the CU players were lying at the time. He has not addressed it since.

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FOX Sports Radio Broadcasting Live From Arizona & Las Vegas For Super Bowl Week

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Sports radio will descend upon Glendale, Arizona and the greater Phoenix area next week for Super Bowl LVII, and FOX Sports Radio will be out in full force.

FOX Sports Radio announced Thursday that Dan Patrick, Colin Cowherd, LaVar Arrington, Brady Quinn, Jonas Knox, Doug Gottlieb, Steve Covino, Rich Davis, Chris Broussard and Rob Parker will all be live from either radio row, State Farm Stadium or Scottsdale Stadium starting Monday.

Dan Patrick and his crew will be at Scottsdale Stadium, which is the spring training home of the San Francisco Giants and the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League. Colin Cowherd will broadcast two shows from State Farm Stadium, site of this year’s Super Bowl, on Thursday and Friday.

The rest of the FSR names mentioned above will all be doing their respective shows from radio row at the Phoenix Convention Center.

FOX Sports Radio also announced Jason Smith and Mike Harmon will broadcast from the Wynn Las Vegas resort on Thursday and Friday. They will have a strong focus on all things betting with regards to the Super Bowl.

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Alpha Media Ends San Antonio Sports Star Simulcast, 1250 AM Goes All ESPN Radio

“Alpha launched Sports Star on 94.1 back in June of last year, giving San Antonio its first FM sports talk station.”

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San Antonio now has a frequency where people can find local sports talk and the full ESPN Radio lineup.

RadioInsight reported owner Alpha Media has tweaked what was on 1250 AM, launching it as ESPN 1250. The station will be San Antonio’s 24/7/365 home for ESPN Radio. That will include NBA, NFL and MLB play-by-play on top of talk.

San Antonio’s Sports Star had been simulcasting on 1250, but Alpha will carry on with live and local programming on the stronger FM frequency. Alpha launched Sports Star on 94.1 back in June of last year, giving San Antonio its first FM sports talk station.

Sports Star is the home of the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers in San Antonio.

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ESPN Radio 94.1 Sells Station Naming Rights To Priority Automotive Group

“The programming on the station does not change.”

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Max Media has found an interesting new revenue stream in Virginia Beach. ESPN Radio 94.1 has sold its naming rights. The station has rebranded as Priority Auto Sports Radio 94.1 ESPN.

“This is an important partnership for us,” said Priority Automotive COO Matt Elmer. “At Priority Automotive we think sports ties everyone together, so this is a great opportunity for us to be a voice in the community and partner with the number one voice for sports in Hampton Roads, ESPN 94.1.”

The programming on the station does not change. Listeners in the 757 will still hear the nationally syndicated ESPN Radio lineup except for in afternoon drive when The Tim Donnelly Show is on the air.

“The partnership between ESPN 94.1 and Priority Automotive is a natural evolution for both companies,” President and Market Manager Keith Barton added. “From the many youth organizations to college teams, Priority Automotive Has been dedicated to sports in Hampton Roads for decades. Max Media is incredibly proud to be partnered with such a class organization.”

Priority Automotive owns 17 car dealerships across Virginia.

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