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Nick Wright

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What I do for 610: Morning Drive Host. I host “In the Loop with Nick and Lopez” along with John Lopez, Brien Straw and Chris Jones.

Birthday: October 3

Twitter: @getnickwright

Hometown: Kansas City

College: Syracuse University

How long at SportsRadio 610: Since June 2012

How long in radio business: Since 2007

Coolest person at SR610: Barry Warner

What you love about Houston: The diversity, the passion for football, the fact that there’s an NBA team here, and that I’m within an hour of great deep sea fishing.

Favorite four-letter word: F–k

Favorite people/players/etc to interview: Kim English, former University of Missouri basketball player. Frank Martin, head coach of South Carolina’s basketball team. Brandon Carr, cornerback Dallas Cowboys. Todd Haley, offensive coordinator Pittsburgh Steelers. Eric Winston, right tackle, formerly with the Texans, now with the Chiefs.

Experience: I’ll get back to you.

Teams followed: I follow all the teams, but my favorites (which is what I think this question really is looking for) are the Kansas City Chiefs, Syracuse University basketball, New York Knicks, Syracuse University football and Kansas City Royals.

Signature line: Be Safe, Be Easy.

Favorite sports experiences: Live in person at Knicks-Bulls final regular season game at MSG the year the Bulls won their 3rd championship. Sitting courtside for the Seattle SuperSonics final game in Seattle. Being at Arrowhead for Monday Night Football in 2010 when the Chiefs beat the Chargers in week 1. Watching Syracuse (not in person) win the National Championship in 2003. Carmelo Anthony being traded to the Knicks.

Sports played: Basketball and track in high school. Rivals Top 150 ranked flag football receiver/safety.

Family: Wife Danielle, son Damonza and Daughers Diorra and Deanna.

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Nick Wright: The Rhetoric On Domestic Violence Needs To Change

That didn’t take long. We spent about 24 hours discussing the ridiculously lenient punishment that The Commish, Roger Goodell, handed down to Ray Rice for ostensibly knocking out Janay Palmer and then dragging her off [...]

07/25/2014

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Nick Wright’s 4 Favorite Things About The 4th Of July

The boss has asked me to list my four favorite things about the 4th of July. (Get it, 4 things because it’s July 4th. I’m sure this numerical alliteration delighted him when he thought of it. Like I said, not the brightest bulb.) As it turns out, the 4th actually is maybe my favorite Holiday, so I agreed. And, here we are.

07/02/2014

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Nick Wright’s Super Bowl Prop Bets

[Editors Note: Nick Wright made  few wagers for the Super Bowl.  Here is the list of everything he through down for Super Sunday. Percy Harvin to win MVP. $20 at 25-1 to win $500 Russell [...]

SportsRadio 610–02/02/2014

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Comedian Aries Spears Joins In The Loop

Comedian Aries Spears joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about “high-fiving” boobs and hating Kobe Bryant.

SportsRadio 610–07/19/2013

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Best Of In The Loop: July 19

On the In The Loop with Nick and Lopez show Friday, they talked about Manning Camp, uncontrollable “Johnny Football” and more!

SportsRadio 610–07/19/2013

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Florio: ‘Schaub Is As Good As He’s Ever Going To Be’

Mike Florio from ProFootballTalk.com joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed the NFL.

SportsRadio 610–07/19/2013

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Nick Wright Laments Tragedy In Kansas City

Was Jovan Belcher a coward? Nick Wright explores that question.

12/03/2012

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Nick’s Fave Tweets To Recap Week 13

While RGIII should be a near unanimous ROY, you can make the case that Luck deserves some MVP votes, but he won’t get any.

12/03/2012

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Quiz: Match The Rookies With The Stats

Match these rookie quarterbacks – Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III, Brandon Weeden, Ryan Tannehill, Russell Wilson – with the appropriate statistics.

11/20/2012

Owen Daniels #81 of the Houston Texans runs past Paul Posluszny #51 of the Jacksonville Jaguars. (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Texans’ BIG PLAYS After Falling Down 14 Points

Big plays helped bail the Texans out of their points deficit to the Jaguars/

11/18/2012

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