Kevin Winter named sports anchor on WEEI's Dennis & Callahan morning show

December 06, 2012 - 3:11 pm

WEEI announced Thursday that Kevin Winter has been named morning sports anchor for the "Dennis & Callahan" morning show. Winter, a Norfolk native, has deep Boston roots and over a decade of Boston sports radio experience, including working at 890 ESPN Radio and 1510 The Zone.

Winter, who has worked at ESPN Radio since 2004, has served in a variety of studio host capacities including national SportsCenter anchor for all ESPN Radio shows including "Mike and Mike in the Morning." Additionally, he has been the pregame and postgame host for ESPN's coverage of college football and basketball.

"I'm very grateful and excited for the opportunity to join WEEI, particularly 'Dennis & Callahan,' " said Winter.  This opportunity presents new and exciting challenges for me and I'm anxious and ready to get started. I'm coming home!"

"I'm thrilled to be adding Kevin's outstanding talent to WEEI. He's got tremendous passion, energy and wit, and will provide the perfect blend of personality and knowledge that will add a ton to D&C's show," said Jason Wolfe, VP of programming and operations for Entercom Boston. 

Winter's first day is Monday, Dec. 10.