The Interviews

The Interviews

Catch up on all WKNR interviews throughout the day, including the top Insiders in their field along with other big names from around the world of sports and entertainment!


04.08.20 - The Next Level with Tony Grossi

April 8, 2020 5:24 p.m.

ESPN Cleveland Browns analyst Tony Grossi joins the show to talk about the Browns preparing for the virtual draft, the NFL uniform releases and their impact on how everyone feels about the Browns uniforms.

4.8.20 - RBS with Buster Olney

April 8, 2020 12:43 p.m.

As the MLB makes waves with their proposed plan to start the MLB season as early as June, we welcome in ESPN's Buster Olney to talk about the ins and outs. Every game in Arizona. No fans. No dugouts. Players staying in hotels. It's just odd, right?

4.8.20 - RBS with Steve Legerski

April 8, 2020 12:06 p.m.

Steve Legerski of Metrics Media joins RBS with Hammer & Rizz.

4.8.20 - RBS with Grossi

April 8, 2020 11:42 a.m.

The General joins the show to discuss all the draft news coming from the NFL, including the fail safe's they'll have in place while it's done of-site. Plus, ranking the best Browns Draft picks on Day 2 of the expansion era, and he says he'd take Andrew Thomas over Isiah Simmons if both were there. Aside from a Trent Williams trade, he can't envision a scenario where the Browns don't take a tackle with their first pick.

4.7.20 - RBS with Allie LaForce

April 7, 2020 12:05 p.m.

Friend of Show, Allie LaForce, joins RBS from Florida, a hiatus from L.A. where she's usually working for Turner Sports. The former FSO Reporter has plenty to get through including what she's doing during this lockdown, what she's most concerned about, thoughts on the NBA season staring back up and more.

4.7.20 - RBS with Grossi

April 7, 2020 10:49 a.m.

The General jumps on RBS to discuss how the Browns will conduct the NFL Draft from individual residences in order to comply with directives from the league office. This creates a multitude of challenges for Cleveland and every front office.

4.7.20 - RBS with Tom Rinaldi

April 7, 2020 10:47 a.m.

ESPN's story-teller extraordinaire, Tom Rinaldi, joins Rizz & Hammer to discuss the current state of sports, the impact this pandemic has had on some of it's stars, and a hopeful future for each professional league.

4.6.20 - RBS with Grossi

April 6, 2020 12:26 p.m.

Tony Grossi jumps on with RBS to discuss his latest article on LT, Mekhi Becton, of Louisville who is not only the largest, most athletic OT in the draft class, but also the best suited for the wide-zone blocking scheme favored by HC, Kevin Stefanski. Grossi sat down with Becton's old OL coach to peel back the curtain on this top prospect. Plus, thoughts on the inevitable virtual draft coming in a few weeks.

4.6.20 - RBS with Gov. Mike DeWine

April 6, 2020 11:15 a.m.

Governor Mike DeWine takes some time out of his immensely busy schedule to help us capture some perspective on the Covid-19 crisis, in an interview centered around leadership during the pandemic. What Ohioans need to know, how to practice safer tactics, and a rough timeline on when we can expect some sense of normalcy on the other side of this.

4.6.20 - RBS with Jim Tressel

April 6, 2020 9:30 a.m.

President of Youngstown State University and former Ohio State Football HC, Jim Tressel, joins RBS for a special interview centered around Leadership during the Covid-19 crisis. He talks about the current state of affairs for colleges, an interesting surge in class attendance, and what he's doing to help his university, and Ohio, come out better on the other side of this.