Atlanta radio program hosts fired

Updated: June 18, 2013, 12:20 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

ATLANTA -- The cast of an Atlanta sports radio show has been fired after mocking a former NFL player who has Lou Gehrig's disease, a station official said Monday.

The show, "Mayhem In The AM," was broadcast on 790 The Zone on Monday morning. In a statement, general manager Rick Mack said the station regrets comments made about former New Orleans Saints safety Steve Gleason.

The 36-year-old suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which he was diagnosed with in 2011. ALS ...

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