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Happy 71st birthday, Ahmad Rashad!

The American sportscaster and former professional football player has enjoyed a successful, lengthy career in sports.

Rashad is good friends with Michael Jordan and has interviewed him a bunch on the air. Watch the videos below for a closer look at that friendship!

Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!