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Francesa is riding off into the sunset again

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by CD Boogie, Nov 5, 2019.

  1. CD Boogie

    CD Boogie Well-Known Member

  2. HappyCurmudgeon

    HappyCurmudgeon Well-Known Member

    Guy hasn't been relevant since Russo ran away from him.
    cjericho, Liut and lakefront like this.
  3. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    I thought he was opening a tout service?
  4. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Just another Boomer refusing to retire.
  5. Chef2

    Chef2 Well-Known Member

    He is Michael Kay's personal fuck bitch right now.
  6. Why should he have to retire because he's a boomer? I'm not a fan of his at all but if he wants to keep working it's his prerogative. Boomers have no obligation to step aside or leave the work force
    JosephDHippolito likes this.
  7. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    I am completely ashamed - or incredibly proud - to say I've never heard a minute of Mr. Francesa on the radio box.
  8. wicked

    wicked Well-Known Member

    If you’d told me 10 years ago that Russo would come out of this better than Francesca, I would’ve laughed at you. At least Russo knows who and what he is.
    Liut likes this.
  9. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    I think Russo is quite good. Blathery at times but is a sports encyclopedia and a book/history nut. Had Posnanski on the other day talking about his new book on Houdini. Not going to hear that anywhere else on the sports dial.
    Liut likes this.
  10. matt_garth

    matt_garth Well-Known Member

  11. cjericho

    cjericho Well-Known Member

    Anyone who'd pay him for picks may as well put a pile of their money in the fireplace and light it.
  12. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Okay - let me put it the way Francesca would - is Mike Francesca damaging his legacy? (ala Willie Mays - Mets, Jordan - Wizards, Joe Namath - Rams, Unitas - Chargers etc.)
    wicked likes this.
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