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Marcellus Wiley

Former NFL All-Pro, business entrepreneur, multi-media brand ambassador, author, and philanthropist… From Compton, California to Columbia University and beyond, Marcellus Wiley is the defining measurement of what it is to be an agent of transition.
Wiley is an ESPN Host of the television show ‘SportsNation’ and radio show ‘Afternoons with Marcellus & Travis’ on ESPNLA 710am. He is also a happily married man and father of two.  When not on the air, Wiley is hard at work overseeing his portfolio of business interests, touring as a motivational speaker and using his talents to make a difference in his community.  “Project Transition,” Wiley’s charitable organization, provides leadership training to at-risk youth with the goal of creating tomorrow’s thought leaders.  In addition, Marcellus is passionate about music.  He has over 20 years of DJ experience and has been requested to DJ some of the biggest brand events in the sports and entertainment industries.

Marcellus’ unique experience of having survived the hardships of growing up in one of America’s toughest cities to becoming an Ivy League football star, NFL All-Pro Athlete and a staple in the sports entertainment industry, gives him a unique outlook on life.  He is both relatable and adept at delving into topics ranging from sports to social issues to technology and innovation, with a breadth and depth of understanding.  His charismatic personality appeals to a broad fan base making him one of the most well-respected sports analysts in the industry.