Baskin & Phelps
Talk sports with WEWS-NewsChannel 5’s Andy Baskin and FOX Sports Ohio’s Jeff Phelps, weekdays 10am-2pm on 92.3 The FAN! Follow the show on Twitter @CLEtalkingheads to get the latest sports news, upcoming interviews and join the discussion! From interviews with Major League players to coaches and beat writers, Baskin & Phelps have you covered for your fix of sports talk!
Ohio State beat writer Tim May of the Columbus Dispatch joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the Buckeyes’ upcoming match up in Happy Valley, what’s impressed him most about JT Barrett at quarterback, and talk about the first BCS committee rankings coming out next week.
Browns Beat: 92.3’s Daryl Ruiter joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the latest team news and preview the upcoming match up vs the Oakland Raiders.
Browns network analyst Doug Dieken joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to break down the team’s upcoming game against Oakland, how the offensive line has played, getting the offense back into a rhythm, looking into Kyle Shanahan’s comments about needing a RB to step up and take the bulk of carries, and how the next two games will tell us a lot about the quarterback position.
Cavaliers beat reporter Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps w/ Les Levine to put a bow on the preseason, Cavs still working on chemistry going into the season, watching David Blatt’s interaction with the players during games, and Kevin Love looking for more inside touches on the floor.
Andrew Siciliano of the NFL Network joined Baskin & Phelps w/ Les Levine to discuss the reaction to the Browns losing in Jacksonville, reminding people the team isn’t good enough to check off wins, splitting carries between more than one running back, and more.
Baskin & Phelps run down stories from around the NFL in week 8, including an AFC North Clog, Michael Sam’s Future, Rookie QB Stats, and more.
NBA beat writer Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio joined Baskin & Phelps w/ Joe Lull to discuss the Cavaliers approaching the regular season, if their game in Columbus is the closest we’ll see to David Blatt’s coaching style and shot division, how potent the scoring of Cleveland can be, and if he believes the Cavs will begin the season slow.
Ohio State columnist Matt Baxendell of Bucknuts joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss the emergence of JT Barrett, how good he’s become and why he prefers JT over Braxton Miller coming back, the SEC beating itself up in a chase for the playoff, and more.
CBS Sports Insider Jason La Canfora joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the deflating Browns loss to the Jaguars, how short of a leash Brian Hoyer’s starting job has, the team needing a win against Oakland to stay in a playoff conversation, and his view of the other teams of the AFC North.
Browns beat reporter Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss her observations from the loss in Jacksonville, how the coaches are responding to questions regarding the quarterbacks, attempting to patch up an offensive line missing Alex Mack, and looking forward to facing Oakland.