What I do for 610: Host of the Fred and Ted show with Ted Johnson, week nights from 6-10 p.m.
Birthday: Mar. 8
Nickname: Freddy D
Hometown: Topeka, Kansas. And we’ll cut you.
College: University of Kansas – Rock Chalk.
High school: You don’t care.
How long at SportsRadio 610: Since Feb. 2012
How long in radio business: Since January, 2011.
Coolest person at SR610: Ted Johnson.
What you love about Houston: Big City Baby.
Favorite four-letter word: FRED
Favorite people to interview: Deke Bellavia from WWL in NO, Isaiah Rider, Bun B, Ghostface Killah… Mike DeCourcey is pretty solid too.
Life experience: I survived the helo-dunker and Navy SERE school.
Teams followed: KU Basketball and football, KC Chiefs. And of course Houston teams.
Signature line: I don’t mind being wrong.
Favorite sports experiences: Best in-person experience – taking in my first game at Fenway in 01, two grand slams, Pedro pitched his last game of the season and I dipped after a root canal the day before. Best TV experience? Watching KU win the 2008 National Championship.
Sports played: Played basketball and ran in high school.
Family: I have a nice family. Plus my dad and I have the same name. Parents = Unoriginal.
More: To borrow a quote from Beanie Sigel, I don’t do much.
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