Are the Indians dead yet? TD calms fears – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-23

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The Indians are off to a really rough start, so I called TD to help calm me down. Jerry Sands is LeBron James 2013 Cleveland Indians started 5-10 before figuring it out Can’t hit the panic button, but the roster is in disarray There’s no calling card to bring about change Is the left-handed lineup

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Unplugging for Cavs playoff games, plus NFL draft – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-21

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After talking to Lane Adkins about the Browns, I dialed up Dave Sterling to talk about pretty much everything else. Before it was all done, we’d discussed being off of Twitter for the first Cavs playoff game, the idea of buying any shirt for $100, let alone a jersey, and teaching my son about the

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2015 NFL draft and free agency for the Browns with Lane Adkins – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-20

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Lane Adkins of The Orange and Brown report joined me to discuss all things Browns. He wasn’t on to promote anything in particular, but I’ve been a subscriber to the OBR for quite a while and I plugged it for him. Here’s the rest of the stuff we talked about. Where are the Cleveland Browns today

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2015 NFL Draft, Johnny Manziel, Cavs playoffs and more with Dan Labbe – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-17

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Dan Labbe of Cleveland.com and now NEOMG joined me to discuss everything related to Cleveland sports. He usually is the host of these things, and I turned the tables on him and made him a guest for once!  At what point did it occur to you that Cleveland.com had no longer become the supplement to

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Browns jersey unveiling and Michelle Schwab – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-09

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Dave Sterling and I discussed the Browns jersey unveiling before and after. We also discussed superfans, Michelle Schwab, and a figure four leg lock. Leave Michelle Schwab alone Dave is completely anti-Cheetah Pit Punishments fitting crimes A real live figure four leg lock and the aftermath Browns fans creating no-win situations Cleveland fans eating their

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Will there be LAN parties in retirement homes someday? – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-10

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This episode of the WFNY podcast is a little bit different. We talked a lot about culture and technology and a little bit about sports and video games. I can’t recall every single thing that Dave Sterling and I discussed, but the major thing that sticks out is wondering, as the video game generations get

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Andre Knott talks A to Z podcast, Tribe job, and Cleveland sports media – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-08

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Andre Knott of the A to Z podcast was kind enough to join me to discuss his career, among other topics. It was a really great chat with lots of cool stories. Here are some of the highlights. Talking about Terry Pluto, Joe Tait and getting into the business of sports Developing talent in sports

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Is the golden age of blogging really dead? – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-06

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Scott from WFNY joined the WFNY podcast to talk about Blogs and media and HBO among other topics. Hating the word blog or how it’s being used Jason Lloyd’s notes at the end of the night ESPN redesign getting everyone to talk about blogs The front page of media properties have never been less meaningful

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Killing the “Dolans are Cheap” narrative with @sportsyelling and @BrutalStephanie – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-05

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The much-anticipated second part of the WFNY podcast with @sportsyelling and @BrutalStephanie is here. For the record, this was recorded before Corey Kluber signed an extension with the team. We talk about the Cleveland Indians and their upcoming season in-depth. The “Dolanz are Cheapz” narrative Has the “Dolans are cheap” narrative been killed off? Trying

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Scorching Hot Takes with @sportsyelling and @BrutalStephanie – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-04

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I had occasion to sit down and get to know @sportsyelling and @BrutalStephanie in person. What resulted was a long podcast about friends and Twitter and sports and any number of other topics. I don’t even know how to put it in a bullet point list because it was so very much a meandering conversation.

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Joe Lull puts rumors to rest about 92.3 the Fan exit – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-03

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Welcome to all the new listeners! It’s been seven weeks since Joe Lull has been off of 92.3 the Fan in Cleveland. There’s been some talk, rumor and speculation as to what happened and why Lull hasn’t resurfaced. Joe joins the WFNY Podcast to tell his story and put rumors to rest regarding his exit

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Cavs negative coverage, sports media and how dysfunctional are the Browns? – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-03

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Josh Flagner from More than a Fan came on the podcast to talk about all things sports media. We discussed blogs and podcasts and newspapers and how the coverage has developed around the Browns and Cavaliers this year. Two hours a week podcasting down from five The formulas for podcasting and how long to go

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Dave hosts Craig on April Fool’s Day – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-01

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Dave hosted a first time guest tonight, Craig Lyndall (@wfnycraig). He was a bit nervous as his first time on the podcast, but he warmed up quite a bit as we went along. We discussed the following. Craig loves Justin Beiber and Martha Stewart. Young persons sports alliances When did you learn about football? High

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Cable monopolies, the real NFL Network and more – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-27

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Craig Lyndall and Dave Sterling get together in person, in public, to talk about the day’s events in sports, cable TV and technology… Nervous Dog in Stow Chris Clem live in Cuyahoga Falls Scene Magazine awarding WFNY Podcast into eternity Cavs game against Memphis League Pass and why they won’t let local superfans see local

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Kevin Love narratives, kid stuff and more – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-25

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Craig and @nominataur discuss kids and sports and Kevin Love. Plus Disney Junior Live stinking. The fragmentation of the future Watching Up for the first time Having the “death” conversation with kids Realizations about death and The Fall of Freddie the Leaf There will never be another 1985 Cleveland Indians and whether jinxes exist Jimmy

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Comparing The Jinx to the Serial Podcast – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-24

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Jon returns from hiatus to discuss television. We spoke about The Jinx, the Serial Podcast and much more like… Adding a second kid and how much more the workload will be How much more work is it to add the children Adding Swenson’s to the list of things Going to Denny’s and how awful it

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Craig’s first trip to Swenson’s plus Browns on Hard Knocks – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-22

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Dave Sterling and Craig talk about their night of deathmatching and also Swenson’s, Hard Knocks and more… Death match and pizza Entering a 20-mile race Half Life 2 and Counter Strike Source Feeling old scoffing at eight hours of video gaming Swenson’s and Craig’s first ever trip there Being a first-timer at Swenson’s Browns gear

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Missing day one of the NCAA tourney, plus Kevin Love narratives – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-20

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I caught up with Andrew to discuss the fact that I missed all of day one of the tourney. We also discussed the Cavs and the Browns and other stuff like the following… Not getting to see the tourney and the torture Ryan Tannehill and the Dolphins and Suh Placing Ryan Tannehill in the ranks

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Dave talks to comedian Chris Clem about all things Cavs – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-19

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Dave talked with Chris Clem (@chris_clem), a Chicago-based comedian born and raised in Stow. In addition to being a touring comedian, Chris, as a huge cavs fan has recently started the Chris Clem Cavs Cast (C4Podcast for short) which can be found at Chris Clem’s Podcast site. They had a great time discussing. The Cavs

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NFL free agency, Cavaliers playoff run and more – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-16

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After a slow week, Dave and Craig got some podcasting done. Here’s what they talked about. Monitor Porn Being down on the Browns and the start of free agency The Suh contract and what it will do to the Dolphins Darrelle Revis looking for the big multi-year contract Buster Skrine and his fighting for a

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