SiriusXM announced today that actor/producer/director Michael Rapaport will host a weekly fantasy football show on SiriusXM’s exclusive 24/7 fantasy sports channel.
He will host Ya Never Know alongside noted fantasy sports expert John Hansen every Tuesday (6:00-8:00 p.m. ET) beginning July 26 through the end of the 2016 NFL season. The show will be heard nationwide on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, which is available on satellite radios (Sirius channel 210, XM channel 87) and on the SiriusXM app.
Michael Rapaport is a die-hard sports fan and devoted fantasy football player who approaches the game with the same passion, emotion and enthusiasm that that so many fantasy football devotees can relate to. Here he teams up with Hansen, one of fantasy football’s foremost experts, to give those fans an entertaining and off-beat show this fantasy football season. They will take calls from and share advice with other fantasy football players around the country, discuss draft strategy, trades and roster moves, and share their unfiltered take on player and team performances throughout the season.
“I consider myself a ‘Smash Mouth Fantasy Football Player’ and I’m excited to have this platform on SiriusXM to do my kind of show,” said Rapaport. “I want to win every matchup in every game, I hold nothing back, and I know there are a lot of people out there who are just as nuts about fantasy football as I am. This is the show for them. I’ll bring the passion, Hansen will provide the expertise, Ya Never Know what we’re gonna hit you with each week.”
Michael Rapaport is a native, dyed-in-the-wool New Yorker, who has appeared in nearly 100 movies and TV shows since the early 1990s. Some of his more well-known credits include Copland, Higher Learning, True Romance, JUSTIFIED, FX’s Louie and Prison Break and he also hosts the “I Am Rapaport” Stereo Podcast.
“The Guru” John Hansen is one of the most well-known and well-connected fantasy writers in the country. He has hosted multiple fantasy football shows on SiriusXM since 2004 and his website, FantasyGuru.com, which launched in 1995, is one of the oldest fantasy information sites on the Internet.
SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio airs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and offers fantasy sports fans the best news, analysis and advice available on radio. The channel features call-in shows hosted by the top fantasy sports analysts in the business, including former NFL running back Maurice Jones-Drew, Greg Ambrosius, Mike Clay, Scott Engel, Jeff Erickson, Bob Harris, Jeff Mans, Rick Wolf and many others.