Basically he told Joe Lacob to his face what does West have to be depressed about? Lacob being mostly a normal person, deflected the ignorance before him.
Radnich is 65 years old. Dumb ex jock is no stereotype with him.
ADDED: I left out that when Radnich made his dumb remark...there was a lull,a quietness from all in the room. Radnich blurted "I'm not laughing". Eeeesh.