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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.

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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Texans – How Could We Have Been So Wrong

Even the best oddsmakers couldn’t have predicted the situation in which the Texans find themselves.

11/25/2013

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Texans’ Johnson & Schaub Show Frustration

Schaub and Johnson were out of character but what was the real reason for the heated exchange between the two towards the end of the Texans-Raiders game.

11/18/2013

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The Kubiak Collaspe – Perspective

HOUSTON (CBS-Houston) – Frightening to say the least, a traumatized crowd of 71,778 fans, largest in franchise history, and media watched helplessly as Houston Texans head football coach, Gary Kubiak, collapsed to the ground at [...]

11/07/2013

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Justin Tuggle: “This is just the beginning”

Just like his father, Pro Bowl linebacker Jessie Tuggle, Justin went undrafted out of college. Tuggle says he didn’t know until the last minute that he had made the team.

09/07/2013

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Jefferson: “There’s always room to improve!”

Jefferson showed flashes against the Saints. But, knows there’s work to be done!

08/27/2013

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Quessenberry: From Walk-On To Pro

Beginning his college football career as a walk-on didn’t stop this offensive lineman from eventually realizing his dream!

08/16/2013

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Nwachukwu Hoping to Catch Opportunity

The Texans are loaded at wide receiver and roster spots are at a premium. However, there’s one undrafted former Aggie that the Texans might want to consider.

08/14/2013

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Griffin Adds Depth To Tight End Position

Tight End was a position that was needed for our Houston Texans in the 2013 NFL Draft; Houston might have gotten a steal in former UConn TE, Ryan Griffin.

08/04/2013

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Bonner: ‘I’m Just Learning How To Be A Pro’

Playing slightly under the radar is a smallish, but silky smooth utility wide receiver who’s just looking to find his place with the Houston Texans.

07/31/2013

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