Hating the Atlanta Hawks, plus the worst sporting event ever – WFNY Podcast – 2015-05-22

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Dave and Craig brought the podcast out live to the Nervous Dog again. The audience wasn’t large, but it was a whole lot of fun. We discussed hating the Atlanta Hawks. Hotlanta Ludacris The 1995 World Series Elton Brand Throwback logos Mighty Ducks DeMarre Carroll’s hair Outkast’s lack of material Millsap’s dumb name Worst sporting

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The case for the Browns to just go for two

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The NFL changed the extra point, pushing the kick back to the 15-yard line, turning it into a 33-yard field goal. The two-point conversion will remain from the two-yard line. It has me thinking about what the Browns should do after scoring touchdowns. There will be obvious debates back and forth about statistics and there will

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A new NFL, Pat Benetar, Mumford and Sons and Of Monsters and Men… While We’re Waiting

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Welcome back to me. I was on vacation all week and I missed a lot of stuff, but I’m back and it was good to have some time to think about different things without writing very much. Very happy to be back and hope you all have a great holiday weekend! Now, let’s go. Should

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Cavs vs. Hawks, Game of Thrones, Mad Men and Louis CK – WFNY Podcast – 2015-05-19

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Craig is on location, so Dave Sterling did the recording and most of the hosting as we discussed a variety of topics in the news. The Cleveland Cavaliers get ready for the Atlanta Hawks We are all Delly Fan satisfaction even before reaching the final goal Louis C.K. jokes about child molestation Game of Thrones dissatisfies with

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Mike Pettine, coaching clichés and the proper value of time

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Let’s be honest: Everything we think we know about “NFL head coaches” is based largely on generalizations rooted in mythical archetypes we’ve created with a side dish of guesswork. And here Cleveland Browns fans sit, once again, with an inexperienced coach — still impossibly young in head coaching years — who “needs time to develop.”

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Cleveland Browns come to terms with Cameron Erving

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While we aren’t positive where Browns first round draft pick will play on the offensive line, it seems he will be signed and ready in order to figure that out. Adam Caplan reports via sources that the Browns have come to terms with one of their newest potential starters on the offensive line. #Browns have

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Deflated Footballs, Facebook publishing, and Ryan Adams… While We’re Waiting

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Happy Friday everyone. This is another of those posts where I don’t know what happened in the Cavs game when I wrote all this. Still, win or lose, I hope it helps start your Friday off… Just trust someone smarter than yourself… I’ve been thinking about the Patriots and their deflated footballs a lot. I’ve

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The evolution of LeBron James and the city of Cleveland – WFNY Podcast – 2015-05-13

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Martin Rickman of UPROXX Sports joins the WFNY Podcast to discuss a wide variety of topics from new media, social media, Bill Simmons leaving ESPN and the evolution of LeBron James and the city of Cleveland while he was gone. UPROXX and the decision to join up on that site Chris Mottram from SB Nation

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Watch Joe Thomas lose it pumping up the Cavs crowd

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Joe Thomas is the best. He’s easily the best Cleveland Browns player since 1999. After last night’s Game 5 win in the Eastern Conference Semifinals he might be the best Browns cheerleader too. Sorry, Joe Haden. Your attendance record at Cavs games is unmatched among your fellow Browns players, but until such time as you

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Video: Watch Taj Gibson kick Matthew Dellavedova, get ejected

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The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Bulls in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference Semi-finals, but not before some fireworks went off. In the fourth quarter with the Cavaliers holding a ten-point lead, Matthew Dellavedova got tied up with Taj Gibson throughout a play. Ultimately Gibson pushed Delly to the floor,

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Breaking down the Browns draft and the Patriots penalty – WFNY Podcast – 2015-05-12

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The Cleveland Browns drafted players and I hadn’t talked enough about it yet, so I grabbed Mike Burgermeister. We also talked about Tom Brady and the Patriots penalty. Mike Burgermeister from 603Brown talking Browns draft The A to Z podcast and enabling things Podcasting vs. Talk radio and how they’re different “genres of music” The

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Watch the first ever WFNY Spreecast about the Cavs and Tom Brady

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We are trying new things at WFNY. Spreecast is a video webcasting service that will give us a live element as well as video. I’m not positive that you want to see us all on video, but it’s still worth a shot. Anyway, here’s what we ended up discussing. Craig fumbles with the technology to

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Video: LeBron nails it, Cavs fans lose it at The Q

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The Cleveland Cavaliers tied up the series 2-2 in dramatic fashion when LeBron James nailed a game-winner as time expired in Chicago. Back in Cleveland, a huge number of Cavs fans were huddled together in the Q, watching the game on Dan Gilbert’s ginormous arena television. It is well worth watching the reaction… You know…

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Video: LeBron James silences Chicago

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There will be lots and lots of things to say about the Cleveland Cavaliers and their victory in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semi-finals, but for now, this video does all the talking. The Cavaliers didn’t play particularly well and by many accounts didn’t do enough to win the game. In the end though,

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Mike Pettine names Josh McCown the favorite for Browns QB

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A year ago the Browns left things open to competition between Brian Hoyer and rookie first rounder Johnny Manziel. After a lackluster showing by both, Hoyer defaulted his way into the gig. A year later, Hoyer is gone, but his elder, journeyman placeholder Josh McCown, has been tabbed as the clubhouse leader. At least in

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Dave Sterling and Chris Clem break down the Cavs playoffs – WFNY Podcast – 2015-05-08

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Dave Sterling enjoyed a chat with Comedian and Cavs podcast host Chris Clem. They discussed the following. Being a Cavs fan in Chicago The proper way to wear a Mozgov is backwards Who wears replica basketball shorts? Dave’s game 1 experience Kids sitting court-side Sweeping the seats for giveaway swag. Not a great day for

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Worn out Cavs, Chuck Booms, Big Bird and Brent Kirby: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Friday everyone. It’s time to get in on some more Cavaliers playoff action and hopefully some nice weather events in Cleveland. Who knows? Maybe drag that TV out to the back yard and get the best of both worlds? While we’re waiting… Are the Cavs worn out? I had an amazing time at Game

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Ben Axelrod talks Cavs, Cardale, Chuck Booms and more – WFNY Podcast – 2015-05-07

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There was a lot of negative garbage in the sports media, and it was just in time for Ben Axelrod to jump onto the podcast for the first time and help us wade through it all. Who are you and what do you do? The legitimization of Bleacher Report The media market as it is today

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Browns sign second round pass rusher Nate Orchard

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Admit it. Most of you didn’t know who Nate Orchard was until the Browns drafted him. You and many of his past acquaintances will know him now for sure. He just got a fat signing bonus of more than $1.5 million. The deal is worth $4.466 million with $2.581 million in total guarantees. Nate Orchard

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Cardale Jones wants to throw out the first pitch at an Indians game

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Cardale Jones is trying to win the award for being all Cleveland everything, I think. He pumped up the crowd at the Q during the Cavs victory over the Bulls on Wednesday night. He took some shots at Joakim Noah on Twitter as well after Noah reportedly had things to say about the SEC from

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