GUEST: “Talk of Stars”/Sports/Entertainment Segment – January 4, 2022
5:00 – 6:00 AM and 9:00 – 10:00 AM
Hour 2 Seg 1 – GUEST: “Talk of Stars”/Sports/Entertainment Segment
TALK OF STARS w/ Fred “The Hammer’ Williamson re: Sports/movies/entertainment.
– DISCUSSION of Fred’s sports history. High School track star. He was 6’ and 175 lbs. and then began football his senior year in high school. Then Fred went to Northwestern University on a track scholarship and then switched to football under Coach Ara Parseghian. Then he was drafted by the 49 ers. (starting salary was $9,500/year). He became a cornerback. He earned his nickname “the Hammer”.
– DISCUSSION of his becoming an original Raider from Pittsburgh.
– REPORT on his 5 years w/ the Raiders and then being traded to the Chiefs for 5 years and they ended up going to the 1st Super Bowl.
– DISCUSSION of the first super bowl ring.
– DISCUSSION of the changes in football today. i.e. salaries then and now.
– (contact info: Google; fredthehammerwilliamson.