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Fain likely to remain in some capacity with KJR

dickfain1Just days after it was announced that he had been laid off by the station, Dick Fain was back on 950 KJR hosting his Saturday midday show, The Fourth Quarter.

Though it is still unclear as to what Fain’s role will be with Seattle’s all-sports radio station, Fain himself remarked on-air that he would be “shocked” if today’s show would be his last.

He went on to say that he had been talking with program director Rich Moore about remaining with KJR, perhaps in a limited capacity.

As we first reported earlier this week, Fain, along with producers Brian Lambert and Andy Bunker, were casualties of cutbacks when they were let go by the station on Tuesday.

Ladies of Seattle: Sportscaster Edition

Lisa Gangel
Lisa Gangel

Seattle, home to coffee, airplanes, high-tech software, and smokin’ hot sportscasters.  Sorry, Paul Silvi, we’re not talking about you.  This is about the females who populate the local airwaves, the sultry sports goddesses of Emerald City television and radio.  They talk balls, and we’re into that.  More importantly, they give the average local fan a smidgen of a chance, a ray of hope, a glimmer of optimism when it comes to racking up the points with a semi-famous celebrity.

In evaluating the Seattle sports scene, we’ve found four reporters who are more than willing to give it up in the lane and allow you to penetrate their defense. Yeah, right, in our dreams.

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