Dari and Mel
ESPN SportsCenter anchor Dari Nowkhah and NFL draft expert Mel Kiper, Jr. team up for ESPN Radio’s Dari and Mel, a weekly show on Saturdays 8:00am-Noon ET. Mel Kiper, Jr. has been a staple on ESPN Radio and so has Nowkhah. Now, they co-host for a show that airs up until the college football season. The show previews the weekend’s action plus feature analysis and opinion, interviews with athletes and coaches and the day’s biggest newsmakers and listener interaction.
Nowkhah, a graduate of the University of Oklahoma, joined ESPN in 2004, while Kiper has served as expert analyst for ESPN’s NFL Draft coverage since 1984. Each has previous ESPN Radio experience, Nowkhah hosting the network’s 8pm-1am ET GameNight block, and Kiper co-hosting the 10am-1pm ET part of SportsCenter Saturday.