Mike Rhyner

Mike Rhyner, host of “The Hardline” afternoon show at Cumulus Media sports “The Ticket” KTCK-AM/FM Dallas (1310/96.7), made a surprise announcement on Twitter that he has retired. Rhyner, a Texas Radio Hall of Famer, has been with “The Ticket” since it signed on in January 1994.

“It’s time for me to step away from the gig at The Ticket,” he said in the video announcement. “Whose idea was this? It was mine… I decided the time was right.”