Browns expectations and Buckeye QBs: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! Welcome to September, my favorite month of the year. We are six days away from Ohio State’s season opener against Virginia Tech. We are twelve days away from the Cleveland Browns’ season opener against the Jets in New York. That’s right, football is officially here. This is game week for the Buckeyes,

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Meaningless dress rehearsals and sports behaving badly, While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! And welcome to “Dress Rehearsal” week! This is the week where we supposedly find out what our teams are really going to be like this season. I don’t know how true that really is. I wonder if anyone has ever done a study on correlation between dress rehearsal success and regular season

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Browns on separate trajectories? While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! It’s a happy day for most of us, but I suspect Justin Gilbert isn’t feeling too great this morning. Well, actually, I have no idea if that is true at all. Perhaps Gilbert felt his practice on Monday against the Bills was flawless. By all other accounts, however, Gilbert’s practice session against

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Superstitions, Qualifying Offers, and Swan Songs: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! As I arrived to my office on Monday morning, I turned off the podcast I was listening to and I flipped on the local sports talk station. It was Mike and Mike on ESPN Radio, and they happened to be talking to Joe Thomas. “Oh, cool!”, I thought. So I sat in

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Rooting for Terrelle Pryor, an abbreviated While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! It is officially August (well, it’s been August for a few days now, but this is the first day of August for my edition of WWW). August is a tricky month for me. I don’t really like the weather in August. I don’t like the sports in August. It seems like a

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Where are all the baseball stars? While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! Tomorrow, the Cleveland Browns’ veterans report to training camp for check in and physicals, and then on Thursday, Training Camp 2015 officially gets underway. Two weeks from Thursday, the Browns will play their first preseason game of the year. So yes, finally, we are just a couple weeks away from having real

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Humid thoughts on the Cavs: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! Man, what a crazy year this has been in terms of the weather. I know not everyone who reads this lives in NE Ohio. That’s ok, I don’t live there either. But I always assume the weather in Cleveland is more or less the same as it is here in Columbus. And,

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Entering sports hibernation: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! There are still some things left to happen in free agency, both in the NBA and in the NFL. Franchise tenders are still being worked out. Dez Bryant is trying to get a long term deal secured, and everyone is watching to see what happens with the Jason Pierre-Paul situation. From a

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The return of Panthro and Tristan’s lingering deal: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! All in all, I’d say it’s been a pretty solid week since last Tuesday. Kevin Love agreed to return, Iman Shumpert is locked up, and now even Mo Williams is back! I don’t really know what to make of this return from Mo. On the one hand, from a purely sentimental aspect,

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And so the Kevin Love free agency begins: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! Tonight is a big night for the NBA. Or, well, I guess it’s technically tomorrow? I don’t know. However you want to look at it, at 12:01 am tonight/tomorrow morning, NBA free agency officially kicks off. Last year was a pretty nervous time for a lot of Cavs fans. Even right up

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The Dellavedova Movie and Pete Rose scandals, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! What do you guys want to talk about today? The NBA season is officially over, now. And to be honest, I’m not in much of a mood to rehash the season right now. It was a great season, and it was so much fun watching this team grow and build something together.

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Sad songs for a lost Championship

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Now that the Cleveland Cavaliers have officially lost the NBA Finals to the Golden State Warriors, it’s time for us as Cavs fans to lick our wounds, wallow in our sadness today, and then tomorrow we regroup and get ready for the draft. Next season will be here before we know it. And what better

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Please not on our court: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s happy for now, anyway. But will it still be a happy Tuesday later this evening? Is anyone else having a hard time focusing on or thinking about anything other than this Finals series? Man, this series has only been five games so far, and I’m already completely fried. Emotionally, physically, spiritually.

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MVPO’d: Cavaliers’ defensive scheme is disrupting Steph Curry

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Just three more wins: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! First and foremost, a most sincere thank you to Mr Bode for filling in for me last Tuesday. I spent a week enjoying the great Smoky Mountains (and all the tourist trap glory of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, too, or course). Not only would it have been tough to do WWW at

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Hanging By A Moment

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What do you remember about those 48 points LeBron James scored in Game 5? Think hard. It was eight years ago, after all. I’m sure plenty of people remember that LeBron James scored 29 of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ final 30 points1 on that fateful night against the Detroit Pistons. But think harder. What else do

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One of my favorite Cavs teams ever: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! I hope you guys all enjoyed your extended holiday weekend. I know I sure did. In fact, I had such an enjoyable weekend that I forgot for a second that today is actually Tuesday and not Monday. And, more important, that meant that today is my WWW day. So, while I’m still

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Talking Cavs and Hawks, Mad Men, and Faith No More: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! I don’t know about you guys, but I’m more than ready for more basketball. These five days off are great for the Cavaliers, but torture for fans. The exciting thing is that, if the Cavaliers are going to be in the Finals, then we are at the halfway point of the playoffs.

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The Cavs are hurt, and their coach is in the spotlight, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! The Cleveland Cavaliers are preparing for a huge game tonight against the Chicago Bulls. It goes without saying1 that a loss in Game 5 will be catastrophic. The Cavaliers already gave up one at home, they cannot give up another. What a miserable series this has been, though. I’ve heard some neutral

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Disappointing Cavs, troublesome social media, and so much good music, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! So yeah, rough game last night for the Cavaliers, eh? You’re probably going to hear a lot of things today about not panicking and this only being one game. But make no mistake, the Cavaliers are in trouble. In Monday’s game, Kyrie went off for 30 points and Iman Shumpert stepped up

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