Chris Russo

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Alex Reimer
January 30, 2019 - 10:46 am
It’s rare for a Patriots hater to be as honest as Chris “Mad Dog” Russo. In an interview Wednesday with “Mut & Callahan” from Radio Row in Atlanta, the sports talk legend said he’s openly rooting against the Patriots Sunday, because he’s tired of seeing them win. “I’m going to take the Rams,...
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Alex Reimer
December 13, 2018 - 3:14 pm
Tony La Russa insists Harold Baines belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame, contrary to the numbers, precedent and reason. Baines’ longtime manager, who voted for the slugger’s induction as part of the 16-person Today’s Game Committee, got into a shouting match with Chris “Mad Dog” Russo on MLB...
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Alex Reimer
October 09, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo, one of the legends of New York sports talk, says he thought the Yankees were going to steamroll the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium this week. But he’s been proven wrong, and now believes the series is a toss-up. In an interview with “Kirk & Callahan” Tuesday, Russo said he was...
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Alex Reimer
August 22, 2018 - 9:18 am
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo may have broken some massive radio news on “Kirk & Callahan” Wednesday. In an interview for the 17th annual Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon, the legendary sports talker predicted WFAN host Joe Benigno, who’s currently on leave due to a sexual harassment suit , will return to...
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Alex Reimer
April 25, 2018 - 9:24 am
Mike Francesa’s sudden return to WFAN is the biggest story in sports media. Nearly four months after the culmination of his prolonged Derek Jeter-esque retirement tour, the most nationally recognized name in sports talk radio is jumping back behind the microphone. Chris Russo, Francesa’s former co-...
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Kyle DaLuz
January 31, 2018 - 8:24 am
Sirius XM's and former WFAN host Christopher 'Mad Dog' Russo is speaking for much of America when assessing the Patriots 16-year run of success this morning on Kirk and Callahan: We've had enough. As unappetizing as it would have been to have the Jaguars as the AFC representative in Super Bowl LII...
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Alex Reimer
November 10, 2017 - 11:47 am
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo is one of the most successful sports talk radio hosts of all-time. That resume gives his voice additional weight when it comes to evaluating other sports media personalities. Suffice to say, he is not a fan of Jemele Hill. In an interview Friday with “Kirk & Callahan,” the...
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Alex Reimer
July 13, 2017 - 10:53 pm
One of the gray areas in the history of “Mike and the Dog” came in the days following 9/11. The two hosts seldom veered from sports, and for good reason –– they didn’t know much about anything else. But good talk show hosts know the pulse of the city. It would have been asinine to talk about sports...
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Lucy Burdge
July 07, 2017 - 8:26 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Pittsburgh at Chicago Cubs, 2 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Milwaukee at NY Yankees, 7 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Boston at...
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April 26, 2016 - 6:35 am
[caption id="attachment_83060" align="alignright" width="150"] Chris Russo[/caption] Sirius XM Radio host Chris "Mad Dog" Russo, who gloated when Tom Brady's initial Deflategate suspension was announced last year, checked in with Dennis & Callahan with Minihane on Tuesday morning and encouraged...
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