Former CIA hired as color analyst
by MizzMatt via mutigers.com 6/16/11
Columbia, MO- As everybody may or may not know, long time color commentator, former Mizzou player and the lone tie back to the Don Faurot days John Kadlec retired from his position in the broadcast booth for Mizzou football radio broadcasts. Who will replace him along side Mike Kelly? Howard Richards.
Richards is a former offensive tackle for Mizzou, class of 1981, when he was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys. After a short time in the NFL, he spent the last 13 years serving the country in the Central Intelligence Agency. Richards will start broadcasting this coming September with Kelly as the Tigers open up their 2011 season with Miami (OH) on September 3rd at 11a/CT.