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Fuel to launch Jay Mohr panel series

Irreverent 'Master Debaters' to bow in September

EXCLUSIVE: Fuel TV plans to launch sports-entertainment panel show “Master Debaters With Jay Mohr” on Sept. 7.

The half-hour led by Mohr will feature former Major League Baseball player Eric Byrnes and comedian Na’im Lynn as panelists bantering irreverently about a range of subjects.

“This is a raw, fast-paced list show where guys debate random topics that they really care about,” Mohr said. “Our goal is to create an atmosphere where dudes talk about all the things they’re already discussing with their friends.”

Ron Artest, Michael Rapaport, Mark McGrath, Jason Ellis, Bryan Callen, Kevin Frazier, Jeremy Roenick and Ralphie May have been booked as guests.

DLP Entertainment is producing.

“I think Jay is one of the funniest comics around today,” Fuel exec veep and g.m. George Greenberg said. “He is a rare talent who can maintain being funny and still host a show.”

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