Joy Taylor is joining Fox Sports Radio’s “The Herd with Colin Cowherd” as news anchor. Taylor comes to her new role from the network’s “Skip and Shannon: Undisputed.” Meanwhile, Jenny Taft joins “Undisputed” as a moderator.
“We’re thrilled to announce new roles for Joy and Jenny on The Herd and Undisputed,” said Whit Albohm, VP, Studio Production/executive producer, FS1. “Both have been consummate professionals – Joy having been a major part of Undisputed’s rise and Jenny’s extensive resume, including her upcoming World Cup duties in Russia. We’re proud of what they’ve accomplished so far and excited to see what’s next.”
Taylor has moderated “Undisputed” since its debut in 2016 and will start her new role with “The Herd” on June 18. The program is simulcast on Fox Sports Radio Network and FS1. She joined Fox Sports from Entercom sports “The Ticket 790” WAXY Miami, where she co-hosted mornings as part of the “Zaslow and Joy Show.” She also has her own podcast, “Maybe I’m Crazy with Joy Taylor,” and has also hosted “Thursday Night Live” and “Fantasy Football Today” for CBSSports.com.
“Hosting Undisputed has been an amazing experience and an exciting chapter in my career working with Skip and Shannon each weekday morning,” Taylor said. “I look forward to my new role with Colin on The Herd and the opportunity to continue engaging sports fans on FS1.”
Taft is a member of Fox Sports lead college football broadcast team. She will begin her new role as moderator for Undisputed on June 23 and will continue to serve as a reporter on Saturday’s during the fall.
“I’m honored to join Undisputed with both Skip and Shannon, two people I highly respect,” Taft added. “FS1 has believed in me since day one and I’m proud to see another page unfolding within the company.”