James Brown

James Brown (Credit: CBS)

Boomer & Carton: James Brown Is Concerned About The State Of The NFL

Boomer’s friend and ‘NFL Today’ colleague James Brown chimed in this morning, giving the guys a call to talk about the dark cloud that currently looms over the NFL.

WFAN–09/18/2014

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NFLPA Appeals Ray Rice’s Indefinite NFL Suspension

NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith told CBS News Tuesday that the union is required by obligation to defend Ray Rice as he challenges his suspension stemming from a February domestic incident.

09/16/2014

Marvin Jones in 1995 (Mandatory Credit: Al Bello /Allsport)

Schwartz: 3 Former Jets Are On Brooklyn Bolts’ Coaching Staff

The Bolts have named former Jets offensive lineman John Bock as their head coach. Bock played six seasons in the NFL for the Jets and Dolphins after playing college football at Louisville and Indiana State.

09/15/2014

James Brown (Credit: CBS)

WATCH: CBS’ James Brown Challenges Men To ‘Stand Up And Take Responsibility’

“So this is yet another call to men to stand up and take responsibility for their thoughts, their words, their deeds.”

09/12/2014

Baltimore Ravens team owner Steve Bisciotti looks on from the field against the San Francisco 49ers during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Feb. 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Ravens’ Bisciotti Defends Goodell, Says He Couldn’t Have Seen Ray Rice Video

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti said Thursday night that he does not believe NFL Chairman Roger Goodell could possibly have seen the video months ago.

09/11/2014

Tony Gonzalez (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for ESPY)

Gonzalez In, Sharpe And Marino Out On CBS’ ‘The NFL Today’

CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus says recently retired tight end Tony Gonzalez will bring “a fresh and insightful perspective” to the network’s NFL pregame show.

02/18/2014

Photo Credit: Apollo Theater

Legendary Concert Venues In America

Five of the most legendary concert venues in America are the Apollo Theater, the Fillmore, the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden and Ryman Auditorium.

02/11/2014

James Brown performs at the UK Music Hall Of Fame 2006 concert (credit: Samir Hussein/Getty Images)

‘Godfather Of Soul’ James Brown’s Music, Moves Inspire Apollo Theater Show

The famous theater announced Tuesday it is partnering with the city of Lafayette, La., on “James Brown: Get On the Good Foot – A Celebration in Dance.”

03/26/2013

A woman looks for work at a job fair - Queens, NY - Jul 20, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Unemployment Rates Spike Across Tri-State Area

Despite an aggressive campaign of job creation, a new report shows that New York City’s unemployment rate has risen to 10 percent– the same rate seen during the height of the recession in September 2009.

07/20/2012

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B&C Morning Show: More On Jim Nantz’s Nuptials

Craig refused to let go of the fact that Boomer was not invited to Nantz’s wedding over the weekend, so he told Al Dukes to reach out to James ‘What About The Dogs’ Brown.

WFAN–06/11/2012

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Broadcast Legend Dick Clark Dies At Age 82

Clark suffered a massive heart attack, according to a statement from his publicist. He entered a Santa Monica hospital on Tuesday night for an outpatient procedure, his publicist said. However, attempts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful.

04/18/2012

Bruce Springsteen (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Bruce Springsteen Delivers Memorable Performance At Apollo Theater

The power and the glory were unleashed in the heart of Harlem on Friday night as Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band took to the stage of the storied Apollo Theater.

03/10/2012

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B&C Morning Show: James Brown Calls In And Has A Blast

Whenever James Brown joins the program he always has himself a good time, which made Craig wonder why Wed. marked only the second time all season that he has been on.

WFAN–02/01/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Getting Down With ‘NFL Today’ Host James Brown

One of our favorite sportscasters and one of Boomer’s “NFL Today on CBS” partners, James Brown, called into the hotline for a fun few minutes with Boomer and Craig.

WFAN–09/16/2011

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Hot Topic: November 19

Craig says that Rex Ryan’s Jets are the most overrated 7-2 team of all time. Then he goes on to predict a Gang Green blowout of the Houston Texans…

WFAN–11/19/2010

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