He was teflon in Berea for a long time, but the “Baby Backs” finally made him expendable. The Browns cut Chris Ogbonnaya loose ahead of the start of this year’s NFL season – along with Dion Lewis – as they counted on Ben Tate, Terrance West and Isaiah Crowell to carry the load. Well, it
Dave Sterline (@dimoko) joined me to talk about all the sports iinactivity. The Browns are on their bye. The Tribe said goodbye for the year. The Cavs haven’t started yet. We talked about fun stuff like ceiling fans. Bye week activities Life without a QB controversy Judging the Indians differently Browns dysfunction isn’t a defense
Nick Swisher had a really tough year with the Indians, but he’s going to get a shot at the World Series anyway. He’ll be joining FOX’ World Series coverage team, it appears. Another new face on World Series coverage will be the always-entertaining Cleveland Indians star Nick Swisher, who will join FOX’s studio show. “Nick’s
One of the more infuriating things about watching Tristan Thompson play down low has been the piling on of pump fakes. Obviously it is important to pump fake at times, but it always felt like Tristan Thompson would find himself in a situation where it was a nervous tic more than even a fake. In
The Cleveland Cavaliers are in the unique position of having 100% knowledge of ticket demand. And it’s large.
Cavs media day has come and gone and now we’ve seen the Rachel Nichols interview in full. The most important thing that Cavs fans can take out of the interview is that LeBron plans on finishing his career in Cleveland. He says fans should just get excited and not worry about his two-year deal with
So, it seems David Griffin wasn’t just handed a job because he happened to be in the seat already. This guy seems to have some serious plans and isn’t just riding out the most fortunate off-season in the history of the NBA. It would have been just so easy to get LeBron, make whatever trade
I welcomed back my friend Joe Petrich from the Cleveland band Something Involving a Monkey to discuss the 2014 Cleveland Indians. Joe is a brilliant guitarist and musician, but he also is about as knowledgable a Cleveland Indians fan that I know. We discussed the following… Chris Antonetti and his future with the Indians Expectations
Josh Gordon has had many many (many) chances to “get it.” He had more chances than most guys get during his brief college career. Then he had a chance when he was drafted in the supplemental draft. Then he had a chance with the codeine / cough syrup ordeal. It gets tiresome even recounting Josh
WFNY On Location for Cavs Media Day 2014
Good morning everyone! It’s a Friday before a Browns bye week Sunday, so let’s make that old joke that’s nearly as old as quoting “so-and-so player is on pace for…” jokes on the first day of the season. The best thing about the NFL this week is that the Browns can’t possibly find a way
There’s an extensive interview with CNN’s Rachel Nichols coming out tomorrow, but there’s a four-minute teaser that’s already been released. LeBron James discusses what it was like to meet with Cleveland Cavaliers majority owner Dan Gilbert. He talks about the jersey-burning he left behind when he went to Miami. And would LeBron have stayed in
In Cleveland over the last 15 years, we’ve looked in various directions for a team to have leadership. We looked at ownership and the vacuum that Randy Lerner created. We looked at guys like Mike Holmgren and Joe Banner. We looked at Phil Savage, Tom Heckert. Eric Mangini, Rob Chudzinski and Romeo Crennel. We even
Simmons asked for the hammer and ESPN hit him with it.
I wrote about the Derek Jeter retirement tour last week in my WWW, and I’ve tried hard to stop short of attacking the man, himself. My annoyance with the extended Derek Jeter retirement party has more to do with it celebrating the inequities of the game by pumping up what is almost exclusively a story
Johnny Manziel is big business for the news, so they are turning over every stone, no matter how small.
The “Baby Backs” are certainly making things a little more interesting.
Joe Haden’s poor start to the season isn’t all on him.
On Monday mornings when you aren’t listening to Chuck Booms call for Johnny Manziel to become the starter, you can find me on WEWS Channel 5’s Dawgs on the Run webcast. This year, host Andy Baskin is joined by Andre Knott as they break down the action with people like Tim Couch, Kenny Roda, The
Craig Lyndall (@WFNYCraig) and Dave Sterling (@dimoko) discuss the Browns’ 23-21 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. The Browns did everything well for much of the game except win. Here’s what else we talked about. Browns lose to the Ravens Pettine’s penalties Dave’s Uber riders Craig Calls for Joe Banner to come on the podcast The