Chris Carlin is coming residence.
The Chatham, N.J.,-raised radio host introduced on his Philadelphia present the information everybody knew: He’s leaving for WFAN, making an attempt to step into the huge footwear of Mike Francesa.
“The Continent,” who spent thirteen seasons on the FAN, might be a part of a workforce with Bart Scott and Maggie Grey to switch the outgoing New York-airwaves legend.
“I’m departing the present. I can’t get into specifics. I used to be not arrested on the Free Meek factor,” Carlin stated Tuesday, making issues official. “… However I’m taking a chance up in New York Metropolis. I can’t consider … this was by no means the plan.
“Issues change, it kinda got here collectively shortly. I couldn’t actually flip it down.”
The forty five-yr-previous has hosted the WIP present with former NFL linebacker Ike Reese for a few yr, however when his house got here calling, he couldn’t say no. He thanked his Philadelphia followers to no finish, however stated he needed to return given the gravity of the place and the prospect to work once more in New York, the place he’ll be beginning subsequent month.
“Good luck with Ben McAdoo,” Reese stated as his goodbye.