Former radio host and standout television personality Nick Wright is a regular contributor to FS1’s studio shows. He co-hosts FIRST THINGS FIRST, FS1’s new morning show coming Fall 2017.
OVER THE AIRWAVES
Wright joins FOX Sports following a successful four-year tenure at Houston’s KILT 610 AM, where he hosted the morning drive show “In the Loop with Nick and Lopez.” Wright garnered national attention for his eagerness to discuss social issues, including matters of race, both within and outside the context of sports.
Prior to his time in Houston, Wright began his career at Kansas City’s KCSP 610 AM, where he worked his way up from a weekend host and production assistant to hosting his own show, “What’s Right with Wright.” While attending Syracuse University, he hosted numerous shows for WAER 88.3 FM, most notably the “Double Overtime” post-game show.
LIFE AT FOX
Since joining FOX Sports, Wright has been a regular contributor to a number of FS1’s daily studio shows. He often guest hosts THE HERD WITH COLIN COWHERD, most recently for a week-long stint over the holidays alongside Pro Football Hall of Famer and FS1 NFL analyst Cris Carter. The duo also reunites weekly for the MAKE ME SMARTER FOOTBALL PODCAST, discussing the top stories and narratives around the NFL with a variety of football experts.
A broadcast journalism major, Wright graduated from Syracuse University in 2007. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and three children.