WWW

The real Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather main event: While We’re Waiting

It’s a dead zone in the sports calendar, except what’s happening in the fight game thanks to Conor McGregor. Does he really have a shot though?

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WWW

ESPN, Politics, and Stipe Miocic: While We’re Waiting

While most of what’s going to be said about ESPN’s layoffs is in the bank, Craig weighs in one final time on the topic. Plus Stipe defends his belt this weekend.

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Best of 2016, General, UFC

Cleveland, We’ve Got a Champion: WFNY Top Stories of 2016

Stipe Miocic had an incredible 2016. The UFC heavyweight belt was won in Brazil, defended in Cleveland, and he got married. Miocic describes the year that was.

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UFC

Stipe Miocic lights up Cleveland with UFC title defense

Saturday night in Cleveland was one of the greatest Cleveland sporting events of my life. In front of a completely sold out crowd at Quicken Loans Arena for UFC 203, Stipe Miocic snatched the microphone away from Joe Rogan and screamed “O-H” to the loudest “I-O” I had ever heard. Miocic had just sparked the

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General, UFC

Why Stipe Matters

But, is Stipe Miocic better than the Buckeyes?

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Indians

Ball Played: Indians’ Stipe night a rousing success

The narrative is Cleveland native Stipe Miocic, on the night Believeland aired across the country, ripped off the championship drought bandaid when he defeated Fabricio Werdum in Brazil to claim the UFC heavyweight belt. Whether or not you follow UFC, seeing an athlete competing at the highest level extol such gratitude and love about the Northcoast

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UFC

Inside Stipe Miocic’s UFC Heavyweight Championship Win – WFNY Podcast No. 500

Our friend was on hand for Stipe Miocic’s UFC Heavyweight Championship win in UFC 198 and delivers all the details of what it was like behind the scenes in Brazil.

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Boxing/MMA, UFC

STIPE MIOCIC IS THE UFC HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION!!!

STIPE MIOCIC IS THE UFC HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD!

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Podcast

Stipe Miocic vs. Fabricio Werdum, Will Smith, Jordan Spieth and Johnny Manziel – WFNY Podcast #481

Stipe Miocic has a title shot in Brazil in May. We discuss that, plus Johnny Manziel, Will Smith and Jordan Spieth.

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WWW

Peyton Manning, UFC 196, and Foo Fighters: While We’re Waiting…

A look at Peyton Manning to the Browns, this weekend’s UFC, and some Foo Fighters.

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Featured, UFC

Stipe Miocic faces long, meaningless odds against Junior Dos Santos

Stipe Miocic is on the precipice of something. Saturday night, the gigantic Clevelander is a big underdog as he faces former UFC heavyweight champion, Junior Dos Santos. You never want to be an underdog – certainly not this big of one anyway – but it’s the perfect opportunity for Stipe. He’s ranked number four among

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Multimedia

EA Sports adds Cleveland’s Stipe Miocic to UFC video game

In one of their updates to their game, EA Sports has added Stipe Miocic to the roster of fighters that are playable. Josh Sanchez at Fansided had the screen-caps and the report. It’s got to be exciting to see yourself immortalized in a video game. Do you think it does our heavyweight justice?

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Headlines

UFC overload, Tim Howard drug tested, and fireworks… While We’re Waiting

Welcome to the 4th of July edition of WWW. Normally I’ve got Fridays and this is a Friday, but we all had our Friday yesterday, so it feels weird. Anyway, don’t wait too hard today. There won’t be tons in the way of content… you know… except for this. ***** I’m a pretty big MMA

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Headlines

Missing rivalries, Stipe Miocic, Game of Thrones and STP… While We’re Waiting

Hope everyone had a great week! Let’s talk about some sports and stuff.

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Podcast

Talking about Jessica “Evil” Eye before her UFC debut at UFC 166 – WFNY Podcast – 2013-10-17

Scott and I had a chance to sit down and talk about the pretty extensive profile he did of Jessica “Evil” Eye who fights out of the Cleveland area. Women in MMA and Dana White saying they wouldn’t do female fights Jessica Eye training and sparring with men Stepping up to the UFC vs. a

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Boxing/MMA, General, UFC

An Immigrant’s Song

ON JESSICA “EVIL” EYE AND THE FIGHT TO THE TOP On January 5, 2003, Randy Eye was burrowed inside of his Rootstown, Ohio home, shielding himself from the outside world. A bearded, motorcycle-riding mountain of a middle-aged man, Eye was soaking in the remaining hours of a weekend which had only served to provide a

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Podcast

Scott Raab in a happy podcast about the Browns and Tribe! – WFNY Podcast – 2013-09-30

Scott and Craig have their first of (hopefully) many really happy podcasts. I admit that I was practically giddy talking about the Tribe game on Wednesday. Can Scott Raab be happy when Cleveland sports enables him to do so? Criticism vs. love and all the emotions in between The amount of hate in love and

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Podcast

Talking Cleveland sports with Mike Burgermeister (@jimkanicki) – WFNY Podcast – 2013-08-22

Once upon a time this podcast would have been called a “commenter interview,” but Kanicki started a great site. Craig and Mike Burgermeister (@jimkanicki) talked about lots of things from the Cleveland Browns to Soccer and the UFC. If you want to get in on the Cheddar Bay competition this year, please go to the

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Podcast

Scott Raab on the Tribe, Jarret Jack and the Cavs, David Dellucci and more – WFNY Podcast – 2013-07-07

Scott is on deadline and holed up in a hotel because the power has been spotty at his own house, but he made time for me anyway. Writing to a deadline Can anyone call you chief without pissing you off? The players only meeting Going through the motions in the first few games against the

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General

Like what you like and stop being so defensive

Can we just agree that Cleveland sports fans are defensive? It’s OK, mostly, and it only gets to embarrassing levels some of the time, but can we at least agree that Cleveland sports fans are a bit on the defensive and/or sensitive side? That’s what I’m coming to realize in my continued talks with Scott

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