9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Colin Cowherd began his career in 1985 as the play-by-play voice for the Pacific Coast League’s Las Vegas Stars. He eventually became a sports director at KVBC-TV in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he was named Nevada’s Sportscaster of the Year five times. He also served as sports anchor at WTVT-TV in Tampa, Florida. He moved to Portland, Oregon, in 1996, where he spent nearly two years at KGW Northwest NewsChannel 8, working as a sports anchor and hosting the 30-minute A Guy’s Take on Baseball program. In 2001, The Herd moved from an afternoon time slot on all-sports radio KFXX to the morning drive time.
In 2003, Cowherd was hired for the late morning time slot on ESPN Radio.
His show, The Herd with Colin Cowherd, features commentary on the day’s sports news, perspective on other news stories, and interviews with popular analysts and sports figures. Demographics and regional preferences are frequent topics of his program. The majority of his conversations center around NFL and college football with mentions of recent topics from Major League Baseball and the NBA.