About the Author

Ryan Russell

Rockstar, Chef, Skeptic. Born 'n raised on the mean streets of Cleveland's upper-middle-class suburbs... http://thefranchize.com http://www.myspace.com/thefranchize.com http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/hirejimtressel

Beating a Dead Horse: Colts Fans Are The Worst

February 8, 2010 | By: Ryan Russell

After living in Indy from 2003 to 2009, I realized two things: 1) that John Cougar Mellencamp is not nearly as popular or talented as Hoosiers think; and 2) the Colts have the worst fans in football. Their display of “appreciation” yesterday further proved it.

Optimistic In O-H-I-O

April 21, 2009 | By: Ryan Russell

Ryan Russell, Cleveland native and die-hard Cavs, Browns, and Indians fan, has a few choice words for Plain-Dealer writers Bud Shaw and Bill Livingston. Despite Cleveland’s past sports failures, there is plenty for Cleveland sports fans to be optimistic about.

MSF Pick Em – Conference Championships

January 12, 2009 | By: Ryan Russell

You may have noticed that I correctly picked the loser of all four games last weekend in an effort to keep the contest close, and not blow everyone away outright. I am such a gentleman. Here we go: 1. Philly @ Arizona 2. Baltimore @ Pukesburgth Follow the link to check out the times, schedules, […]

Playoff Pick ‘Em

January 6, 2009 | By: Ryan Russell

I realize that i am an idiot, and apologize to everyone involved with our Pick Em Contest for the following: 1) Not starting the contest until week 8. 2) Neglecting the contest entirely for the last several weeks. 3) Being so much better than everyone at picking outright winners. I will play like a champion, […]