The Odd Couple Monday-Friday 7p-10p
About Chris Broussard
In addition to co-hosting FOX Sports Radio’s The Odd Couple with Rob Parker, Chris Broussard is an FS1 NBA analyst. The award-winning journalist previously worked for ABC and ESPN television, where he contributed to many studio shows including SportsCenter, as well as ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com. Broussard co-starred with Magic Johnson on the “KIA NBA Countdown Show” during the 2011-2012 season, and was named one of the 100 Black History Makers of 2012 by Thegrio.com, the African-American news arm of NBC. Broussard, who worked at The New York Times from 1998-2004, is the founder and president of a national Christian men’s organization called The K.I.N.G. Movement, and is a frequent speaker at churches, schools, fundraisers and youth-related events. In addition, Broussard is an advisory board member of Write-On Sports, a sports journalism
program for teenagers, and Athletes in Action. For his work with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Flint (Mich.), Mayor Dayne Walling issued a public proclamation declaring September 17, 2010 “Chris Broussard Day.”
About Rob Parker
In addition to co-hosting FOX Sports Radio’s The Odd Couple with Chris Broussard, longtime sports writer Rob Parker is a regular analyst on FS1’s Skip and Shannon: Undisputed and other programs. Parker also currently writes a column for TheShadowLeague.com. His career started with a bang. At 22, he was a full-time sports writer at the Daily News in New York. Along the way, Parker was a trailblazer, becoming the first African American sports
columnist at the Detroit Free Press (1993) and at Newsday in New York (1995). In 1993, Parker was the first African American beat writer to cover the Cincinnati Reds for The Cincinnati Enquirer. He was also an award-winning sports columnist at The Detroit News for nine years. In Detroit, Parker had long-running radio show, “Sports Night with Parker and The Man.” On TV, he worked for WDIV Local 4 for 20 years as an analyst and fill-in anchor. At WXYZ TV, he was the 10pm sports anchor in 2016. Parker, a New York native, graduated with a degree in journalism from Southern Connecticut State University and went on to receive a Master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University. In 2018, he was named National Association of Black Journalists Sports Journalist of the Year. Parker is also an adjunct professor at USC.