Michael Holley has spent nearly three decades as a sports reporter, columnist, book author, and on-air personality, with the majority of his career in the Boston sports market, at the Boston Globe, WEEI, and NBC Sports Boston. In 2018, he joined BU’s College of Communication as an associate professor of the practice of journalism.
In the midst of unprecedented action, protest, and change in sports both locally and nationally, Holley and his former Globe colleague Michael Smith are teaming up to host a daily sports talk show, titled Brother from Another. The name is a play on the phrase “brother from another mother,” which Holley and Smith use to describe their relationship, one that began as a Globe mentorship and grew into a brotherhood, even beyond their time working together.
“Brother from Another” debuted on September 14 and airs weekdays from 3 to 5 pm on Peacock, NBC’s new streaming platform.
In a conversation with BU Today after the first…