Category: 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland

Brandon Weeden Says His Ears “Puckered Up” When He Heard Rob Chudzinski and Norv Turner Were Hired

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Brandon Weeden's rookie season was a disappointment. He was taken with the 22nd overall pick and was expected to stop the revolving door at quarterback from spinning for the Browns. Instead, there are more questions than answers. After another bad season for the Browns, changes were made. A new coaching ...

Chance Warmack Turned to Trent Richardson for Help with NFL Draft Prep

Monday, April 15th, 2013

The 2013 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away. Chance Warmack is being regarded as one of the best players in the draft, let alone being the best at his position on the offensive line. The Alabama guard is looking to be a difference-maker for the team that selects him. ...

Keith Dambrot on Playing VCU: “It’s Kind of Like We Are Playing Our Stepbrothers”

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

There was one time this year that the Akron Zips were riding one of the longest winning streaks in college basketball. In the midst of a 19-game streak, the Zips looked like they had the formula to be this year's Cinderella in the NCAA tournament, if they were lucky enough to earn a trip ...

Morris Claiborne Claims He’s Prepared For The Cleveland Browns To Target Him This Sunday

Friday, November 16th, 2012

It's been an up-and-down rookie campaign for Morris Claiborne this season. Last Sunday, No.24 was penalized five times and was beaten for a touchdown pass by Riley Cooper in the Cowboys 38-23 victory over the Eagles. It's not easy being a rookie cornerback in the NFL where defensive backs can't be ...

Mike Brown doesn’t fault Dan Gilbert for letting him go in Cleveland, proclaims his relationship with LeBron James is ‘fine.’

Monday, January 16th, 2012

In the "Summer of 2010" the NBA world will always remember LeBron James and his decision. It was the changing of the guard in the NBA as free agent movement changed the game forever, particularly superstar players teaming up to play with each other. One of the forgotten stories in the ...

Bill Hancock on Changing BCS for Playoff System: “These are not grown-ups playing for pay. That’s a principal we will not yield on.”

Friday, January 13th, 2012

All the advocates of the BCS may believe that the Alabama Crimson Tide were the undisputed best team in the country this season, but that doesn't excuse the fact that the system is extremely flawed. There's no sugar coating that this year's BCS Championship wasn't the most entertaining contest, and ...

Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith on Urban Meyer Hire: “Different leaders fit at different times, and the right time for him is now.”

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

He survived the Jim Tressel fallout, and now appears to be squarely back in the good grace's of Ohio State Buckeyes supporters far and wide. Gene Smith, the previously embattled athletic director, is the toast of the town in Columbus after successfully wooing Urban Meyer to town to coach the ...

Scott Fujita: “Colt McCoy just reminded me of a young version of Drew Brees. He was such a natural leader.”

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

The Cleveland Browns bounced back from an awful Week 1 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals to win consecutive games in Weeks 2 and 3 over the Colts and Dolphins. Neither team is exactly world beaters this season, but Cleveland felt confident heading into their critical Week 4 matchup against the ...