640 Sports WMEN-AM had named Jon Linder as their new early afternoon host on Monday and will host a two-hour program from 1 to 3p.m. He joined the station as a fill-in host in late December 2013. He replaces Andy Slater who left for 940 The Sports Animal WINZ-AM last month.
Linder joined Sports Radio 560 WQAM-AM in 2007 as a sports reporter and fill-in host. He later became a late night football host from August 2011 until December 2011. Linder was elevated to the University of Miami Hurricanes Radio Network as a football studio host from 2010 to 2012. He was last heard on WQAM in early 2013. Prior to his work at WQAM, he had a long stint as an afternoon host and later as a Sunday morning host at 770 WWCN-AM in Fort Myers during the 2000's.