Baskin & Phelps – Weekdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
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!
Browns Radio Network analyst Doug Dieken joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to preview the team’s fourth preseason game in Chicago, his thoughts on the Browns perhaps keeping Terrelle Pryor on the roster, being surprised that Phil Taylor was cut, the constant struggles of Justin Gilbert being unable to transfer his physical tools to the game, some of the unsung heroes of preseason, how many WRs the team may end up keeping, and more.
Browns Beat: 92.3’s Daryl Ruiter joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to dive into roster questions the team will face this week, previewing the 4th preseason game in Chicago, if RG3 would make any sense at all for Cleveland, and more.
Browns beat reporter Mary Kay Cabot joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss possible cuts coming up as the team needs to get down to 75, taking a look at specific position battles that remain in the preseason, and a quick look back at some of the front office moves that hurt the franchise.
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Indians General Manager Chris Antonetti joined Baskin & Phelps following Mark Shapiro’s farewell presser to discuss the mark Shapiro left on the organization as he leaves for Toronto, reaffirming that Terry Francona remains committed to the franchise, and being encouraged by the recent play by the team as they prepare to take on the Blue Jays.
MLB.com contributor Anthony Castrovince joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss Indians president Mark Shapiro leaving for the Blue Jays, money and job scope being a huge factor in the decision, how it could impact Cleveland going forward, the news of the team seeking a minority owner not actually being news, if Terry Francona’s commitment to the team remains strong, and more.
Scott Petrak: “Fred Jackson Would Be A Huge Influence In That Running Back Room… More Than Ray Rice”
Browns beat reporter Scott Petrak joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss what he observed during the Browns preseason win in Tampa Bay, Terrelle Pryor again missing a game and how far his odds to make the team are falling, the injury to Duke Johnson, why he isn’t reading into Dwayne Bowe’s “rusty” game, the concern of QB depth and health behind Josh McCown, and more.
Browns Beat: 92.3’s Daryl Ruiter joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Friday to preview the 3rd preseason game and how much time the starters should spend on the field in Tampa, why he believes Terrelle Pryor will still make the team, and more.
NFL Media Analyst Bucky Brooks joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Friday to discuss his criticism of charting individual plays of Justin Gilbert struggling in practice, what he’s seen when analyzing Johnny Manziel in the preseason and why he believes there’s still plenty of hope for him, and his early thoughts on rookie QBs Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota.
Cleveland Plain Dealer Columnist Dennis Manoloff joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday for yet another rant on what’s bugging him lately, along with plenty conversation about the Indians, their hot play lately, and more.