The Next Level

The Next Level

The Next Level with Emmett Golden, Jerod Cherry and Matt Fontana digs deeper into the biggest topics of the day. Two regular guys and a 3-time Super Bowl champ? You can't find this anywhere else! Its sports talks with a fresh perspective, and even more laughs!


The Next Level - 6.25.20

June 25, 2020 6 p.m.

The Next Level talk about the NFL working towards their 2020 season and the guys talk about the possibility of having fans at the games. They also hear from Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski on dividing up carries/touches for the Browns and if he expects the season to be played. The Refresh gives some key dates for MLB and Vince Carter retiring. "Kinda Trippin" talks about spoiling video games. The guys also talk about a law change in Ohio before the "5 at 5" talks about the best ballpark giveaways. The guys also run through the list of things MLB players can't do.

The Next Level - 6.24.20

June 24, 2020 6:52 p.m.

Today is a One Word Wednesday and Emmett asks for one word to describe this upcoming season for the Indians. Jerod debates whether or not Myles Garrett could play in the NBA. Bridget Linton joins the show for the Refresh. Betsy P tags along for The Hit List. Top 5 at 5 asks who are the top 5 best dancers.

The Next Level - 6.23.20

June 23, 2020 5:22 p.m.

Emmett and Jerod discuss the MLB's plan for a 60 game season. Jerod has an interesting story regarding toilet paper that Emmett reacts to. Bridget Linton joins the show for the Refresh at 4pm. NASCAR's investigation comes to an end from this past weekend. Emmett and Jerod debate whether or not LeBron was ready to win a title during his first stint in Cleveland sparking a long argument.

The Next Level - 6.22.20

June 22, 2020 4:29 p.m.

On today's show Emmett and Jerod discuss Kareem Hunt's interview with the media. Emmett asks where you would rank Kareem Hunt amongst the best play makers on the Browns roster,top 3,5,10? NASCAR's racial issue regarded Bubba Wallace gets addressed. Bridget Linton joins the show for the Refresh. Bridget talks ESPY's, Fathers Day and more! Paul Finebaum's RBS interview on the return of College Football airs in the last hour.

The Next Level - 06.19.20

June 19, 2020 7:07 p.m.

Emmett and Jerod go down memory lane on The Next Level to celebrate the 'BLOCK' Party in honor of the Cavs 4 year title anniversary. Stephen A. Smith joins the show to talk about the 2016 championship and more. Emmett surprises our honorary ESPY winner. Mo Williams and Peyton Hillis also join the show to talk Cleveland sports and the Cavs.

The Next Level - 6.18.20

June 18, 2020 6 p.m.

The Next Level talk about a crazy idea for the NFL to play their season in 2020 and if it seems like a good idea or bad idea. They also hear from Browns WR coach Chad O'Shea. The Refresh talks about a huge college football matchup and another day in the MLB proposal battle. Kinda Trippin goes over the Kendrick Perkins vs. Kyrie Irving battle before the 5 at 5 runs through the guys favorite snacks.

The Next Level - 6.17.20

June 17, 2020 7:04 p.m.

It's a "One Word Wednesday" on The Next Level where the guys talk about Fathers Day. They also get into the latest news with Major League Baseball and a potential deal. The Refresh hears from Browns WR coach Chad O'Shea and talks about Kevin Love winning an award. Betsy P stops by for The Hit List to talk about weird piercings. The 5 at 5 goes over the best bar foods and Kyrie Irving upset a former NBA player.

The Next Level - 6.16.20

June 16, 2020 6 p.m.

The Next Level talk's about the state of Major League Baseball by asking everyone to rank their fandom when it comes to the major sports. They also talk with Buster Olney from ESPN about the owners possibly giving in and what this all means for Francisco Lindor. The Refresh talks about the Pro Bowl heading to Las Vegas and Tupac's birthday. Grind my Gears talks about an issue Jerod is having with instagram. The 5 at 5 goes over the guys favorite actresses before they revisit a topic about Tristan Thompson getting his number retired.

The Next Level - 6.15.20

June 15, 2020 6 p.m.

The Next Level kicks off the show by talking about Browns QB Baker Mayfield saying he would kneel with his teammates during the National Anthem in the upcoming football season. They talk about what that means and how much respect they have for Baker. The Refresh talks about the Browns reported offer to Jadeveon Clowney and some notes from College Football. The guys talk about Kyrie Irving's thoughts on the NBA return before "Reason or Excuse" hears from Collin Sexton. Bad news for baseball as their commissioner feels like the season won't happen. ESPN Cleveland Browns analyst Tony Grossi joins for the 3rd hour to talk about Baker and the Browns.

The Next Level - 6.12.20

June 12, 2020 6 p.m.

It's a Fair or Foul Friday on The Next Level with the guys talking about the Browns reportedly talking with Myles Garrett on a contract extension. They talk about Myles over coming the Mason Rudolph incident and if it will impact the contract. The Refresh updates the latest proposal from MLB and thoughts from Collin Sexton on the Cavs not going to Orlando. The guys also talk about NBA players being upset about one part of the Orlando return. ESPN Cleveland Browns analyst Tony Grossi joins for the 3rd hour to talk about Garrett's contract and where he may end up in Browns history.