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Mike Francesa Rips Jets GM To Shreds In Long Rant

The Huffington Post | Kyle Franco | Posted 10.28.2014 | Sports

The New York Jets fell to 1-7 after another inept performance on Sunday, and WFAN's Mike Francesa is not happy about it. Francesa took exception to Je...

To The Commentators Who Slammed Paternity Leave

Josh Levs | Posted 06.04.2014 | Parents
Josh Levs

It isn't too late for you to join the modern world. You can open your minds and learn. Reach out to me or to millions of other dads who can set you straight. In 2014, that would be the manly thing to do.

Say It Ain't So, Boomer!

Brad Harrington | Posted 06.04.2014 | Sports
Brad Harrington

It would be impossible to have displayed more of a tin ear than Francesa did with his repeated calls for the good old days when men's role was to hand out cigars and get back to the office. It seemed that every father that called in to his show to offer a different perspective only sent Francesa further into his downward spiral.

MLB Player Fires Back At Paternity Leave Critics

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 06.03.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Murphy is proud he put fatherhood ahead of baseball, and New York Mets manager Terry Collins thinks criticism his second base...

Radio Host Rips MLB Player Who Missed Games For Paternity Leave

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.04.2014 | Sports

Someone isn't going to win Father of the Year. A prominent sports radio host told listeners that Mets player Daniel Murphy, who missed the first tw...

Here's The Mike Francesa WWII Parody You've Been Waiting For

Posted 12.19.2013 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing First it was the Revolutionary War, then the Civil War, and finally the last in a triumvirate of Mike Francesa time...

Sports Radio Host Makes Hilarious, Big Spill

Posted 10.19.2013 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing The biggest star of the YES Network simulcast of Mike Francesa's radio show isn't Mike himself, it's his bottle of ...

LISTEN: Mike Francesa Cuts Off Marriage Proposal

Posted 07.27.2013 | Sports

By Joe Lucia, Awful Announcing On Thursday during Mike Francesa's WFAN show, a fan named Moe called in to the show with the intentions of proposing...

Mike Francesa Does Not Care About Soccer

Posted 05.23.2013 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing There was huge news in MLS this week as the league unveiled plans for the league's 20th team - a joint venture betw...

Francesa Calls Collins' SI Story 'A Dramatic Attempt To Sell Magazines'

Posted 04.30.2013 | Sports

Mike Francesa admitted he would rather have been talking about quarterbacks on Monday afternoon. Unfortunately for the New York sports talk fixture, t...

Sports Radio Personality Dozes Off During Interview

Posted 09.12.2012 | Sports

One of New York City's loudest sports radio personalities was unusually quiet during an interview on Wednesday morning. WFAN radio host Mike Franc...

WATCH: Sports Radio Personality Falls Asleep During Interview

Posted 09.12.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing Sometimes I think it must not be easy to host a several hour long daily sports talk show. You have to deal with ob...

Sports Radio Personality Flips Out At Mets In Epic Rant

Posted 08.24.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing Yesterday on WFAN in New York, Mike Francesa went on one of the best radio rants you'll ever hear about the current...

Sports Radio Personality Says Tweeting Should Be Illegal

Posted 05.15.2012 | Sports

By Ryan Yoder, Awful Announcing Since his split with longtime partner Chris Russo, it seems WFAN's Mike Francesa has been crossing the line between...

Friday Night Lights Recast as the New York Giants

Kris LoPresto | Posted 04.02.2012 | Sports
Kris LoPresto

At first glance the Giants share very little with the fictional team in Dillon, Texas. However, after rewatching the first season this past week, it dawned on me that this year's Giants team is shockingly similar to the Dillon Panthers/Lions.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 12.24.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Quarterback Carson Palmer made his debut for the Raiders and completed 11 passes. Unfortunately three of them were to the Kansas City Chiefs who won 28-0.

WATCH: Bob Knight Sleeping On TV

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Bob Knight doesn't appear to be very excited for March Madness. The legendary college basketball coach was set to appear on Mike Francesa's radio sh...

The NYGMen Podcast: Week 3 REVIEW/Week 4 PREVIEW - We REALLY gotta beat da' Bearss!!

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Weiner

In this Week 3 Review and Week 4 Preview, we do our best to find a silver lining in the otherwise gut-wrenching loss to the Tennessee Titans. We discu...

THE NYGMEN PODCAST: Week 2 REVIEW/Week 3 PREVIEW - We gotta beat the Titans!!

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Weiner

In this Week 2 REVIEW and Week 3 PREVIEW, we lament the Giants' no-show at Indianapolis. In so doing, we lambast the strategy of dressing only two def...

The NYGMen Podcast Super Bowl XLIV Preview

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dan Weiner

In this Super Bowl XLIV preview, we discuss our plans for the game and, ultimately, call who we like and why. And ironically, we spend more discussing the G-Men.

The NYGMen Podcast: NFC/AFC Championship Weekend REVIEW

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dan Weiner

In this episode, we discuss Paul Shirley's insensitive remarks relating to Haiti, Tim Tebow's controversial Super Bowl ad, and Greg Oden's embarrassing (or impressive?) photos on the internet.

The NYGMen Podcast: NFC/AFC Championship Preview

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dan Weiner

In this episode, we discuss the virtuosity of Darrelle Revis, the surprising and timely adequacy of The Sanchise, the choke-job by Nate Kaeding, and the questionable decisions made by Norv Turner.

The NYGMen Podcast: Week 12 -- The Giants Are Blown Out by the Broncos, 26-6

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Weiner

To help cope with the dire straits in which the G-Men find themselves, we distract one another with talk about Thanksgiving, Tiger Woods, and steroids.

Mike And The Mad Dog Break Up: Popular Sports Radio Duo Over At WFAN

AP | Richard Sandomir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Chris Russo has left WFAN-AM, breaking up the sports talk giant's "Mike and the Mad Dog" show two weeks short of its 19th anniversary...