Nate Griffin

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What I do for 610: Talk show host and sports blogger

Birthday: 11/13

Hometown: Born in Los Angeles, Ca., and claim Hattiesburg, Ms.

College: Southern Miss

High school: Hattiesburg High

How long at SportsRadio 610: Third tour of duty – since 1996 (At one time hosted Fast Break w/Nate that aired on SportsRadio 610)

How long in radio business: 15+ years

Coolest person at SR610: No one certain person…

What I love about Houston: Diversity, culture, and entertainment values. Also has great opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Favorite people to interview: Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Warren Moon, Ozzie Smith, Shaq, Otis Birdsong, Hakeem Olajuwon, Bobby Jones, Julius Erving, Magic Johnson, Jeff Bagwell, Craig Biggio, Rudy Tomjanovich, Don Chaney, Kenny Smith, Bubba McDowell, Otis Thorpe, Jack Pardee, Vivian Stringer, George Gervin, Artis Gilmore, Bruce Matthews, Mike Munchak, Andre Johnson, Tommy Lasorda, Art Howe, Bobby Cox, David Justice, etc.

Experience: Have worked as radio and television reporter and anchor. Have covered the NFL, NBA, MLB, College sports, professional tennis. I have worked as radio and TV color analyst for regional and national football and basketball. Covered both Rockets NBA Championships, numerous golf tournaments, have broadcasted “live” from the Shell Houston Open. Currently serving as radio color analyst for Rice Football broadcasts as well as color analyst for Comcast TV Sports. Also worked as NFL Houston Texans TV Reporter.

Teams followed: L.A. Dodgers, San Francisco 49er’s, Houston Texans

Favorite sports experiences: So many!

Sports played: Football, track, baseball as a prep in Hattiesburg, Ms. Played Collegiate football and ran track at Los Medanos College and the University of Southern Mississippi.

Family info: Happily married with one child.

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NFL – Consider Navy SEALS training

Professional sports teams seek a higher level of athletic and psychological performance through training. Some achieve, some don’t. Maybe those teams should try this method.

01/24/2014

NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Seattle Seahawks

Sherman- Deserves Benefit of the Doubt

Seattle Seahawk’s cornerback Richard Sherman is alot smarter than he showed America on Sunday night – so are the networks and the NFL.

01/20/2014

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Texans: Take Johnny ‘Football’ or Trade Down

Take Johnny “Football” with the first pick, or trade down? That is the question for the Houston Texans as they ponder their fate in the upcoming NFL Draft.

01/16/2014

Houston Astros v San Francisco Giants

Biggio Deserved Better, Adds Bass

A couple of voters took their eyes off the ball and sent the wrong message to the world of baseball. At this point, those voters will have 2015 to make it right.

01/08/2014

ABA Men's Basketball - Long Beach Jam vs Fresno HeatWave January 16, 2004

Rodman and Others in Harm’s Way

What’s was this trip to North Korea really about for Rodman and the other former NBA players and why is he so determined to support a country that shows little regard for human rights?

01/08/2014

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Texans Now Need a Quarterback

The new Head Coach, Bill O’Brien, is official. Now, he’ll need to decide on the personnel. Will he use that first pick on a quarterback?

01/03/2014

Ohio v Penn State

There’s A New Coach In Town

Steve Jones, the play by play voice for Penn State, joins SportsRadio610 to give us some insight on what to expect from Houston’s new head coach, Bill O’Brien. He talks about the intensity level O’Brien […]

SportsRadio 610–01/01/2014

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Warren Moon Talks Schaub, Keenum & Bridgewater

If you can’t trust the opinion of a Hall of Fame QB on the subject of quarterbacks, who can you trust! Warren Moon lends his thoughts of the Texans QB woes.

12/17/2013

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Texans Should Consider Baylor’s Art Briles

College football coaches having great success could mean more opportunities in the NFL. We have a name for you!

12/11/2013

New England Patriots v Houston Texans

TEXANS: To Win or Not

The Texans can’t and shouldn’t tank the season. However, they must move forward.

12/02/2013

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