Browns

In Defense of Keeping Hue Jackson

Hue Jackson doesn’t have a lot of defenders, but there’s a defense case to be made. Craig Lyndall attempts to make it in a comprehensive fashion.

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Headlines

Former Ohio State QB Troy Smith arrested on OVI charge

Former Heisman Trophy winner Troy Smith was arrested this weekend on an OVI charge. He also was found to be in possession of marijuana.

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Podcast

WFNY Podcast – 2013-01-21 – Craig and Denny talk Lance Armstrong, Te’o, the Internets and leaving them

I find myself looking for reasons to have certain people on the podcast and Denny is one of those people. This time we middled around the Lance Armstrong topic for a bit before getting into some more overarching themes about the Internet, culture, media, etc. A great conversation as always even if it ended up

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Buckeyes, College football

The Argument – Braxton’s Buckeyes

“This team is awful.” “How can we be this bad??” “Urban Meyer is overrated and it’s showing. It’s UAB!” “Braxton Miller needs to run it 15+ times per game at minimum!” Outside of a wide range of expletives, all of those comments littered my twitter feed and text messages almost verbatim (feel free to identify

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Headlines

Steelers release former Buckeye Troy Smith

Troy Smith is available again to any NFL team according to a Twitter post by @steelers. And so ends a strange (non) tenure with the Pittsburgh Steelers for Troy Smith. It was just this past January when the Steelers signed the Clevelander and former Buckeye quarterback. A few days more than six months later, he

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Headlines

NFL Free Agency News: Former Buckeye Troy Smith Signs With the Steelers

It might not be the best news for Steelers backup QBs Charlie Batch and Dennis Dixon, but Troy Smith has signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers according to Ed Bouchette’s Twitter feed.  Smith, as you all probably know, is a Clevelander having played at St. Ed’s and Ted Ginn Sr.’s program in Glenville. This will be

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General

While We’re Waiting…Fujita Says Colt’s a Young Drew Brees, and DET Eliminates NY

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 tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Scott Fujita calls Colt McCoy a young Drew Brees on 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland:  “I think last season when Colt McCoy first got

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Browns

NFL Rumors: Troy Smith to the Browns, Anyone?

Former Ohio State Buckeye and Heisman winning quarterback Troy Smith is unhappy with his situation in Baltimore and feels that he would have a better chance to prove his worth if he moved back home to Cleveland Ohio.  The former fifth-round draft pick would like the chance to start under center, and current Ravens quarterback

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Cavaliers, Guest Post

Guest Post: Cavalier Lookalikes 101

Every once in a while, we get ideas tossed our way that are too good to pass up.  This is one of those ideas, brought to life by esteemed WFNY commenter I’m Ron Burgandy? (or IRB?, as he has grown lazy in his commenting ways).  Below, enjoy the hard-hitting research of IRB? as he digs

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Browns

The Browns Will Win If…

I’m running out of clever leads for this thread each week. I’ll leave it this week with one sentence: will the REAL 2008 Cleveland Browns please stand up, and remain standing? Not so fast, Derek. The Browns are again taking a crack at pulling back to .500 as well as at getting some revenge for

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Browns, Buckeyes

Keep Your Eye on Troy Smith

Former Ohio State Buckeye, turned sixth-round selection of the Baltimore Ravens, Troy Smith could be turning some heads this season.  Slotted firmly behind Steve McNair and Kyle Boller last year, the Ravens appear to have finally come to the conclusion that Boller will never be anything more than a back-up.  So why not give Smith

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Buckeyes, Cavaliers, Minutes

02/26 Morning Minute: Crickets…

You know it is a slow day in Cleveland sports when two of the top stories regard “reunions.”  Apparently, Tribe players Ryan Garko and Ben Francisco attended the same high school, while Delonte West is rejoined with a former college teammate in Dwayne Jones.  Apparently, West and Jones were quite the pranksters… One of their

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