Mike Missanelli returning to Philly radio, will host afternoons on 950 ESPN

Mike Missanelli is coming back to Philly to take over the afternoon drive slot on 950 ESPN. The former 610 WIP sports talker starts April 1 hosting the 3 to 7 p.m. show which bumps Jody McDonald to 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and ESPN's Mike Tirico from 1 to 3 p.m. Harry Mayes and Dan Schwartzman will move to the 7 to 11 p.m. shift. We told you yesterday that  950 had become ESPN's local affiliate and would be starting the "Mike & Mike" show April 1 with former Eagle Mike Golic and ESPN's Mike GreenbergMissanelli, worked a total of 13 years at 610 WIP, with a brief stint at 93.3 WMMR in between, when he was fired in March 2006 after punching a colleague during a live broadcast at Brownie's 23 East in Ardmore. Missanelli of late has been co-hosting a show for ESPN Radio with former Inqwaster columnist Stephen A. Smith.