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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...

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...

Overnight, Under the Covers, Schmoozing S-P-O-R-T-S

Alex French | Posted 09.09.2012 | Sports
Alex French

On July 1, 1987, WFAN, a 24-hour sports talk radio station, broadcasting out of a sub-basement in Queens, hit the air. It didn't come out of nowhere, exactly. The format had been evolving.

LOOK: Subway Ad Discourages Giving Your Seat To Pregnant Red Sox Fans

Posted 04.16.2012 | New York

We love a good sports rivalry (and seriously, Red Sox suck) but the folks over at WFAN may have taken it too far this time. A new subway ad from ...

Steinbrenner Belongs in the Hall of Shame

Alan Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Alan Singer

Some consider George Steinbrenner a pioneer of modern sports ownership. But that's not true. He's a disgrace to baseball. And he doesn't belong in the Hall of Fame. He belongs in the Hall of Shame.

Another Side of George Steinbrenner

Ann Liguori | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ann Liguori

There will never be another George Steinbrenner. He was an original. And behind the gruff persona of 'The Boss' who ruled with an iron fist, Steinbrenner was a most charitable, kind-hearted guy when he wanted to be.

He's Wrong and He's Ugly, But He Told Some Pretty Good Stories

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Joe Favorito

Radio host Sid Rosenberg may have left the building (and the area, for that matter) but he has been, and always will be, a New Yorker.

David Paterson's Favorite Medium: Radio

nytimes.com | JEREMY W. PETERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

New Yorkers do not see as much of their governor as they used to these days, as he enters the twilight of his term. But they can almost always hear hi...

Hey Liguori, What's the Story?: Sportscaster Ann Liguori's pick for Athlete of the Decade

Ann Liguori | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ann Liguori

Roger Federer is truly one of the nicest athletes on the planet and conducts himself with grace on and off the court. And he closed out the year ranked number one in the world -- again!

Incarcerated Bob ALIVE: Twitter Account Hacked, WFAN Confirms (AUDIO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

"Incarcerated Bob" is alive, not dead as his Twitter feed claimed recently, WFAN reported today. Incarcerated Bob is a sports fan who frequently call...

Incarcerated Bob Dead? Twitter Feed Claims Infamous Sports Caller Dies (UPDATE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: Incarcerated Bob is alive, WFAN is now reporting. His Twitter account was apparently hacked. "Incarcerated Bob" has been a popular caller i...

Ladies, If Sarah Palin Ever Makes Sense Again on Issues Impacting Women, We Must Move More Quickly to Support Her

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yvonne R. Davis

For the first time since she has been in the public spotlight, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin was able to talk her way into an issue that really resonated with the masses.

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...