Fred Dryer was born, in Hawthorne California. In January 1969, Fred was selected in the first round by the New York Giants. After playing three seasons for New York, Fred was traded to the Los Angeles Rams where he attained "All-Pro" honors playing right defensive end. He retired from professional football in 1981. After football, Fred decided to pursue his passion for acting and performing. In 1984 Fred landed the lead in the Stephen J. Cannel series "Hunter". The show aired for seven seasons on NBC and elevated Fred to world-wide fame. Fred Dryer couples his passion and knowledge for sports with his first person perspective of the business to bring listeners his unique take on the games, the players and the politics that make up the world of sports.