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02-10-2012, 08:33 AM
Earn'em and Burn'em
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Originally Posted by Larionov View Post
Jim Jerome was absolutely awful. If you want to be a host on sports talk radio, it's generally helpful to be knowledgable about sports. He wasn't, and he didn't even try to be. Perhaps he appealed to an, "aging slacker" demographic out there, but I found his schtick to be one of the reasons I wasn't listening as often any more. I'm sorry to see a guy lose his job, but he just wasn't making a contribution any longer.

He was far from the only problem, though - the TEAM's entire format is disjointed and tired. This station is in desperate need of a re-brand and a shot in the arm. You would have to think it is coming soon...
Agree with this pretty much, i listen to the team most days at work and i would request more known and respected sports figures be included in the program, and please for the love of all that is holy STOP with the same callers and e-mailers over and over and over, i would think most of us simply tune out! Maybe a good idea to grab the take from the rome show of not allowing callers/e-mailers to self brand themselves, it has gotten out of control and most of us probably don't need their daily joke/take (Sleepy Steve, Matrix, Raoul, Manstretch, Big Rick etc....)

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