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Coyle leaving Wichita for NESN

October 28, 2011
Courtesy of the Boston Globe

Nearly three months after Jade McCarthy’s departure from NESN Daily, the network is set to introduce a new anchor/reporter to viewers of the nightly sports news and highlights program. Jamison Coyle comes to NESN from NBC affiliate KSNW in Wichita, Kan., where he was sports director since March 2010; he will debut in early November.

It’s a homecoming for Coyle, a Nashua, N.H., native, so he probably doesn’t require the obligatory reminder to all newcomers to Boston sports media. But let’s give it to him anyway. Calling Boston “Beantown’’ or, worse, “The Bean’’ is the most obvious way to cement your status an outsider, other than perhaps wearing a name tag that says, “Hello, I’m new here and I don’t get you.’’

Read more at the Boston Globe where this story was originally published.