Morning host Gerry Callahan announces departure from WEEI

Morning host Gerry Callahan announces departure from WEEI

COURTESY: WEEI Radio

BOSTON — The second host of a once-top-rated morning sports talk radio show has departed WEEI, according to a tweet.

Gerry Callahan, formerly of the popular Kirk and Callahan show, announced on Twitter that Friday's broadcast was his last with the station.

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"This ain't the movies," he said. "Some times the bad guys win."

Minihane departed the show last year, citing 'differences of opinion' with the company. Since then, he has launched a podcast with the controversial Barstool Sports network. Most recently, he has been the target of a lawsuit from Somerville's mayor.

Kirk and Callahan would routinely host Monday morning chats with Tom Brady during the Patriots' season.

Boston 25 News has reached out to WEEI for a statement, we had not heard back at the time of this posting.