My main man, HBCU Alumni – Coach Mickey Clayton


INSiiGHTS, Coach Mickey Clayton

By: Julio Olmo

Statistics have always bored me to tears. I can’t help it, they just do! I envy folks who can recite them at a moments’ notice….To me, they’re geniuses!

That’s what attracted me to Coach Mickey Clayton’s Labor of Love, his internet radio show INSiiGHTS in the first place.

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Coach Mickey Clayton via INSiiGHTS

The barbershop style broadcast blend of sports history mixed with current events was right in my wheelhouse.

The Coach and I got history. He gave me, my first contributor’s opportunity a while back and I will always feel in his debt for doing that for me.

On my grounds we call folks like Coach Mickey Clayton…Stand Up Guys!

Some my personal favorite broadcasts of his are;

Coach’s interview with former Sports Illustrated Associate Editor and New York Times’ Best Selling Author, Don Yaeger,

Don Yaeger Interview

The animated back and forth discussions involving the state of HBCU Football Money Games and the events which led to the mutiny at Grambling State University,

Money Games Interview

Coach Mickey Clayton classic one-on-one interview with Boston Celtic’s icon Sam Jones where his friendship with former NBA All-Star Jimmy Walker is discussed, along with Walker’s strained relationship with his son, Jalen Rose, a former NBA player himself and currently a television basketball analyst on ESPN,

Sam Jones Interview




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