Shan Shariff

Shan Shariff comes to Dallas-Fort Worth from Kansas City, where he hosted the highest rated sports talk show from 9am-11am on KCSP-610 Sportsradio.

Shan (pronounced “Shawn”) was born and raised in Cambridge, MD.  He graduated from American University in Washington, DC in 2003.  While majoring in Broadcast Journalism, Shan interned for the legendary George Michael at NBC 4.

After graduating from AU, Shan started his radio career doing play-by-play and color for the Rockford Lightning of the Continental Basketball Association.  During the off season, Shan was offered his own full-time show for an ESPN Radio affiliate in MD.

Shan worked weekends in Baltimore for ESPN and Fox Sports Radio until 2009, when he was hired to bring his “New School” perspective to 106.7 The Fan each Saturday from 9am-1pm.

New School with Shan and RJ takes an outside the box approach with strong opinions on local sports issues.  New School will be very interactive on air and on all social networks.  Shan and R.J. incorporate the audience while challenging conventional sports wisdom with a unique, honest, no apologies approach. Shan’s biggest challenge is dodging the embarrassment of winning a tennis state championship (in mixed doubles).

New School with Shan and R.J. can be heard weekdays, 5:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. on 105.3 The Fan.

Follow Shan on Twitter @NewSchoolSS

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Dr. Shariff Expresses His Hate For LeBron

Shan Shariff’s dad isn’t the biggest fan of American sports, but he was tuned into the NBA Finals Tuesday night.

06/17/2015

Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James is defended by Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry (R) and Klay Thompson during Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals on June 11, 2015 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

POLL: Picking The NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors evened up the series 2-2 on Thursday night with a convincing 103-82 win over Cleveland.

06/12/2015

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

POLL: LeBron vs Dirk

What’s more impressive: Lebron carrying this Cavs team or Dirk carrying the 2011 Mavs to a championship?

06/10/2015

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POLL: The NBA Finals

The NBA Finals kicks off on Thursday night, as Golden State hosts Cleveland in Game 1.

06/04/2015

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Reporter Emily Jones Victimized In Rangers Postgame Celebration

Players are routinely doused in Gatorade following an emotional walk-off win. Reporters are not.

06/01/2015

Joey Gallo of the U.S. Team celebrates with J.P. Crawford after hitting a home run against the World Team during the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Target Field on July 13, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

POLL: Time For Gallo?

Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre will miss at least two weeks with a sprained thumb that he also cut while sliding into second base Sunday. Is it time for the power-hitting Joey Gallo?

06/01/2015

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Poll: A Warm Reception For Josh Hamilton?

Josh Hamilton will make his home debut in Arlington on Thursday night when the Rangers welcome the Red Sox to Globe Life Park.

05/28/2015

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POLL: An Improved Cowboys Running Game?

DeMarco Murray led the NFL with 1,845 yards rushing last season. He’s now departed for Philadelphia. But that has shaken Jerry Jones’ confidence in the Dallas running game.

05/15/2015

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POLL: Fair Punishment For Brady, Patriots?

Tom Brady has been suspended four games for his role in “Deflategate” (which includes the Week 5 game against Dallas).

05/12/2015

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POLL: The Hack-A-Shaq Rule

Clippers center DeAndre Jordan set an NBA record by taking 28 free throws in the first half of Sunday’s Game 4 against Houston.

05/11/2015

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Shan Pays Off Bet, Shaves Eyebrow

Shan Shariff was confident that the San Antonio Spurs would close out Game 7 in Los Angeles. Chris Paul had other plans.

05/06/2015

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The Bruce Jenner Outrage

It took Bruce Jenner over six decades to feel free and live the life he wants to live. He seems happy, relieved and content — but that doesn’t matter to those who are “normal.”

04/27/2015

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