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Behind the Broadcast: Read doesn’t shy away from challenges, like taking FOX23 reins

Saturday, May 5, 2012
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One of the more memorable mom­ents in Kristian Read’s broadcasting career came when he was sports dir­ector at a television stat­ion in Missoula, Mont.

Read interviewed Ultimate Fighter Mike Brown, and he decided to find out what it was like to be a UFC fighter. Big mistake. He nearly suffered a broken larynx.

If Read can handle being in the octagon with a UFC fighter, then he should be up to the pressure of taking over as sports director at FOX23 (WXXA)....

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