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Paul Finebaum

Paul Finebaum (1955- ) is a sportswriter and broadcaster who gained fame with his popular call-in radio show based in Birmingham, Jefferson County. The show focused on college football and he became famous for criticizing the University of Alabama football program and later the Auburn University program. His confrontational persona has made him a popular television sports commentator and lightning rod for controversy.
Photo courtesy of the Birmingham News; photo by Charles Nesbitt