The Browns have reduced me to random thoughts: While We’re Waiting…

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The League, Friendship Preservation, and Fantasy Football

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Fantasy football is a game within a game, and it’s an industry, and it’s a TV show, but more than that, it’s a means of keeping friendships alive.

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Fantasy football, Ray Rice, Justin Gilbert and more – WFNY Podcast – 2015-08-17

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It’s Monday morning and there’s plenty to talk about from the weekend. It wasn’t a big sports weekend, mind you, but that doesn’t meant there’s nothing to talk about. Craig is solo today talking about fantasy, Justin Gilbert, the Browns and a whole lot more. Have you subscribed on iTunes? Have you seen Craig’s guide

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UBER, Cavs pre-season, Browns receivers and more – WFNY Podcast – 2014-10-09

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Dave Sterling (@dimoko) joined the podcast again to talk about the week’s sports news. We also discussed WFNY’s new partnership with UBER and our new sweet Uber code, UBERWFNY which will give you $20 off your first Uber ride. Use it. Tell a friend. Here’s what else we talked about. Sports talk radio commercials Chris

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While We’re Waiting… Fantasy football in NFL stadiums?

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While We’re Waiting is a space on the WaitingForNextYear website where we share links every day. We’ve been doing it for about four years or so. Denny Mayo used to be much more amusing with his intros, if you recall. You know the drill: Email us with suggestions at Would the Browns ever try out an

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What do you make of Brandon Weeden? – Cleveland Browns Roundtable


Craig: The takeaways from this week’s game seem to be setting the tone for the rest of the season. We’re going to continually look to define Brandon Weeden. On one side there will be those who seem to defend him out of hope, those that will bash him out of preemptive judgement, and those that

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Casual Friday talking beer pong, bro dudes, Twitter and running – WFNY Podcast – 2013-09-06

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Denny and I continue the Casual Friday series of podcasts with talk about fantasy football, beer pong, Brian Dunkleman and more. Why do people hate Ryan Seacrest? Thinking about Brian Dunkleman Denny’s brush with bro dude beer guy at a party How do you play beer pong? Is it beer pong or Beirut? Craig’s fantasy

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NFL Preseason: Colts 27 Browns 6


The Browns dropped to 2-1 on the preseason with an uninspiring 27-6 loss in Indianapolis on Saturday night. As fun as the Browns starters were to watch during the team’s first two preseason games, Saturday night in Indianapolis was just the opposite. Through two and a half quarters Andrew Luck and the Colts outplayed the

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While We’re Waiting … BDL Previews Cavs, Colts Scouting Report, Jack Hannahan’s Future


While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at Kickstarting their annual team previews, KD begins with at least some more optimistic words this year about Kyrie the Kid: “The Cleveland Cavaliers, once

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While We’re Waiting… Richardson’s Fantasy Value, Revisiting the Ubaldo Deal, and Urban Meyer’s Staff


While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at For those already getting their rankings put together: “Purposely dodge Trent Richardson in drafts this year and you will sorely regret it. The ‘Bama

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Trent Richardson generating rookie fantasy excitement

Many Cleveland Browns fans have taken to their fantasy football teams for enjoyment since 1999 as the real Browns have struggled. For the first time in a long time, fantasy owners might just be looking to the Browns for excitement. Here’s the thing with Trent Richardson: He projects as a true workhorse running back in

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My Season Without Fantasy Football

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Before the NFL season began, I made the decision that I was done with fantasy football. I wrote about that decision and the two years worth of thought that had gone into it here. I wasn’t entirely sure what this football season would hold for me without updating a starting line-up and making waiver wire

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WFNY Survivor Pool Update – And Then There Were Eight

Sorry I haven’t been better about keeping you up to date on this, but we are down to eight people who can win two prizes from the WFNY Survivor contest.  You probably don’t remember, but the winner will receive a $100 gift card, and the runner up will receive a $50 gift card.  Nice to

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WFNY NFL Survivor Pool Contest

So, somebody brought it to my attention that WFNY hasn’t made any plans for any kind of fantasy NFL stuff this year.  I am here to rectify that.  And yes, I realize that we had some (ahem) problems getting prizes out to winners from our March Madness competition.  (Just ask Jimmer Me Timbers.  Apologies again,

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Taking ‘Fantasy’ Out of Football

In the late summer of 1992, three friends hashed out a fantasy football scoring system and drafted players over breakfast at McDonalds. I do not remember if there were just three teams that first season, or if we had the vision that first morning to draft ‘the ghost team’. I do remember the ghost team

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Time to Advance Our Prediction Models

Coming into this season there were a lot around the league who decided to ignore the fact that the Browns made wholesale changes to their roster.  They decided to ignore the fact that Mike Holmgren and Tom Heckert joined the team.  They decided to ignore the fact that there was massive turnover of the roster

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While We’re Waiting…Future of NBA CBA, Roster Spots on the Line Tonight, Elbow back in shape

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at Drastic changes on horizon: ‘”The Summer of LeBron has turned into the Summer of Superstar Discontent and may well become the Off-season That Changed

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WFNY Update

Since WFNY began we have had a singular goal- to give the fans of Cleveland the best we could possibly offer. Since January of 2008 we have tried to do just that. We’ve added writers, expanded our coverage to weekends and gave away about as much as we could along the way. This summer we

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Clevelander Wins 2009 World Championship of Fantasy Football

Prior to the 2009 season, it was estimated that over 27 million individuals would be participating in fantasy football leagues across the country.  While each league has its own competitive banter, rules, scoring systems and prize, only one is considered to be the league for fantasy football participants to claim that they are in fact

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The NFL Filled With Constant Predictions

On this site every week during the NFL season we do a story about how “The Browns Will Win If…” where we discuss what the Browns need to do (or how many opposing team members need to be on the injury report) in order for the Browns to win the week’s game.  In some cases

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