Pilgrim Communications’ KREL-AM Colorado Springs is gearing up for a winning season in sports radio with new management at the ESPN 1580 AM sports station. Heading up this roster change will be retired MLB pro and sports media veteran Mark Knudson as the new GM. Warren McCarty, host and sports news content contributor is the new PD.
Knudson is a 12-year veteran of professional baseball, an original member of the Colorado Rockies and has spent the past 20 years in sports media.
McCarty spent 11 years in Pro Football coaching, scouting, and in management prior to launching MY PASSION IS FOOTBALL. In 2008 he took MPIF Radio to the airwaves on ESPN Radio in Texas, and gained a national following while being named as one of the Top 5 Regional Sports Talk Shows in the U.S. He’s a member of the Pro Football Writers of America, and is a frequent contributor covering pro football, college football, college football recruiting, boxing, and mixed martial arts for various media outlets. He directs the MPIF High School Football Combines and MPIF Passing Camps annually in Texas and Colorado.