James Bryant

Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 257
College: Louisville
Birth Place: Reading, Pennsylvania
Draft: Undrafted
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    Matt Shepard seems to be everywhere. It might be from calling everything from Detroit Lions preseason games to college hockey and Michigan men’s basketball. Oh, he’s also the voice of Eastern Michigan football and is believed to be the only person to have called games for the Lions, Detroit Tigers, Detroit Pistons and Detroit Red Wings. And until last month, he was the host of the signature show of WDFN-AM (1130), “Shep in the Morning.” Life was good for the reigning two-time National Sports Media Association Michigan sportscaster of the year. Little did he know on May 1, he had hosted his last show. In an extensive recent interview for the Free Press, he recounted the day his career took an

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