RJ Young is an ESPN Radio host. He has been featured on CBS Sports Network's "Time to Schein" as a college football insider. He is a selection committee member for the Jim Thorpe Award, which is given to the nation's best defensive back annually. He won the 2018 Natural Light Beer grand prize for a YouTube video he made. He was featured in the 2019 Natural Light Beer Super Bowl commercial. He earned his master's degree in professional writing at the University of Oklahoma. His memoir LET IT BANG (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) was published in 2018.