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!
Roda Report: Kenny Roda joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss their “relevance” conversation with the Browns and Johnny Manziel, who former QB Tim Couch likes coming out of this year’s quarterback class, weighing flash with winning, and more.
Wednesday Browns Beat: 92.3′s Daryl Ruiter joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the latest team news and rumors including upcoming QB workouts with Johnny Manziel, Blake Bortles and AJ McCarron, how Manziel makes the team “relevant” as opposed to “winning”, what the team needs to learn about Manziel still, and more.
Tuesday Tribe Beat: 92.3′s TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the latest team news and preview this week’s series in Detroit, where the Indians will hopefully begin their season series vs the Tigers on a good note.
NFL Films Senior Producer Greg Cosell joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss his in depth article about Johnny Manziel and if he’ll translate to the NFL, what pros and cons he could bring to a team, the complex problem that organizations face putting him into their system, other quarterback comparisons for Johnny, teams that could be a fit in the draft, and more.
Tuesday Browns Beat: 92.3′s Daryl Ruiter joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the latest team news and rumors including the advice on quarterbacks from Mike Holmgren in MMQB, having to take a QB early or not, the possible option to trade back in the draft, and more.
Mary Kay Cabot of the Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to wrap up everything to do with Alex Mack, look into Mike Holmgren’s quarterback advice to needy teams in the draft through MMQB, looking at the possibility of the Browns trading DOWN in the upcoming draft, and the NFL conduct policies relation to owner Jimmy Haslam.
Monday Tribe Beat: 92.3′s TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss the latest team news & preview the upcoming series. TJ discussed the series loss in Chicago, looking to get certain names in the lineup, Michael Bourn’s rehab and who’s roster spot he may replace, and some early issues with instant replay.
Browns Center Alex Mack joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to finally discuss the contract process from his own view, respond to rumors that flew during the negotiations, if the Browns meeting with him in California went well, his thoughts on new head coach Mike Pettine and the talent on the current team, needing to go on Wikipedia to see what the transition tag was originally, his inside look at some Draft Day filming and more!
Mock Monday: Texans beat reporter Brian T Smith joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss his thoughts on Houston’s huge decision at the top of the draft, if trading out is a possibility, which players are worth the top pick, Ben Tate’s future in Cleveland after leaving the Texans, and more.
Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle Telegram joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss his thoughts on the Draft Day movie, what he learned from the Alex Mack situation, how the offseason has affected the NFL draft as it gets closer, and what he believes the Browns would take at #4 if the draft were today.