DC Sports Bog: Mike Wise


Posted at 04:48 PM ET, 02/06/2014

Mike Wise sings karaoke in Sochi

Mike Wise. Russia. ‘Livin’ on a Prayer.’ Wars have been started over less serious offenses.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:48 PM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Wise, Olympics

Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Mike Wise's radio show ends

Washington Post sports columnists's tenure at 106.7 The Fan comes to an end, about three-and-a-half years after it started.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:33 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Chris Johnson, Media, Mike Wise, Washington Post

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 12/07/2012

Gary Williams told John Feinstein he'd take the Wizards job

Some people questioned whether the former Maryland coach would have any interest in the Wizards job. Wonder no longer.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:24 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, ESPN 980, Gary Williams, John Feinstein, Maryland, Mike Wise, Wizards

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Listen to Adam Kilgore hang up on Mike Wise

After three minutes talking Nats on 106.7 The Fan, The Post's Adam Kilgore got an important phone call and bolted.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:39 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Kilgore, Davey Johnson, Media, Mike Wise, Nationals, Nats

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Mike Wise reenacts Jayson Werth home run with bobblehead

If you liked Werth's homerun and you're amused by the antics of Mike Wise, then you'll love this.

By Sarah Kogod  |  06:04 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Mike Wise, Nationals, Nats

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 09/07/2012

Joe Theismann says it’s ‘very conceivable’ the Redskins win 10 games

Perpetual optimist is perpetually optimistic, again and again and again, hey, where’d that football go I was just gonna kick?

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:54 PM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Joe Theismann, Mike Wise, 106.7 the Fan, Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 09/04/2012

Chris Cooley asks fans to cancel the pity party

Pointing out that he isn’t dying or dead, former Redskins tight end Cooley says everything is okay.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:40 AM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Chris Cooley, Bruce Allen, Mike Wise, 106.7 The Fan

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 08/22/2012

Post Editorial Board endorses Strasburg Shutdown

The official stance of this newspaper’s editorial board is that Mike Rizzo gets the benefit of the doubt.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:33 AM ET, 08/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Mike Rizzo, Stephen Strasburg, Thomas Boswell, Tracee Hamilton, Mike Wise

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 08/06/2012

Mike Wise raps about Usain Bolt

If you’ve been waiting to hear ‘Usain in the Membrane,’ wait no more.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:51 AM ET, 08/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  Mike Wise, Usain Bolt

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Mike Wise meets Obama, Part IV

If it was a D.C. sporting event, and the President of the U.S. was there, you’d best believe Mike Wise was pressing flesh.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:32 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  Mike Wise, Barack Obama, Verizon Center

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 06/25/2012

David Stern tells Mike Wise he’d do Jim Rome interview differently

NBA commissioner acknowledges he overreacted, but says “a guy’s allowed to have some fun.”

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:18 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards, NBA | Tags:  David Stern, Jim Rome, Ted Leonsis, Mike Wise

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 06/13/2012

Peter Gammons on the Nats fans in Fenway

Hall of Fame baseball writer raves to Mike Wise about the number of D.C. fans supporting the Nats in Boston.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:56 PM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Peter Gammons, Mike Wise, 106.7 The Fan, Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:08 AM ET, 06/07/2012

Morning pixels: Leonsis responds to being called ‘cheap’

Leonsis responds and saying goodbye to Mike Knuble.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:08 AM ET, 06/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Mystics, Nats, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Redskins, Wizards, Capitals, Caps, Nationals, Nats, Dan Dnyder, Ted Leonsis, Mike Wise, Mike Knuble, Mystics, Matee Ajavon, Natasha Lacey

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 05/31/2012

Old Bay says real Baytriots shout ‘O!’

Mike Wise says Patriots shouldn’t say ‘O,’ but the spice mix says Baytriots should.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Orioles | Tags:  Mike Wise, Peter Schmuck, Old Bay, national anthem

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Bethesda Big Train celebrity softball game features Redskins, Wizards, Mike Wise, me

Come to Shirley Povich field on Sunday and ask for autographs and rank the celebrities.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:55 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Mike Wise, Dan Hellie, Brandon Banks, Antwaan Randle El, Lorenzo Alexander, Kedric Golston, Angela Rypien, Ivan Carter

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 05/12/2012

Craig Laughlin asks the Caps to win Game 7

Caps color analyst plays Adrian to the Caps’ Rocky, asking for a Game 7 victory.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:26 PM ET, 05/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Craig Laughlin, Mike Wise

Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 04/25/2012

Morning pixels: Boston fans love Mike Wise

Fans of both the Bruins and the Caps think Wise’s woe-is-me Game 7 column was a disaster.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:20 AM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Mike Wise, Ted Leonsis, Robert Griffin III, Davey Johnson

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 03/21/2012

Nene will not run the wrong way like JaVale McGee

New Wizards big man says if he ever runs back on D while his team’s on O, ‘I need to do drug test.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:31 AM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  Nene, Ted Leonsis, Mike Wise, JaVale McGee

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 03/20/2012

Rex Grossman says Redskins are on the cusp

Oft-maligned quarterback says his squad has as good a chance as any in 2012.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:31 PM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Rex Grossman, John Beck, Mike Wise

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 03/06/2012

John Feinstein gets a radio show

Washington Post contributor becomes the third former or current Post columnist with a late-morning daily radio show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:10 PM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  John Feinstein, Mike Wise, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 02/23/2012

Boswell says he got the reaction he wanted from D.C. media

After stirring up sports-talk radio hosts and TV reporters earlier in the week, Post columnist and baseball lover says ‘was delighted.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:19 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Media | Tags:  Thomas Boswell, Holden Kushner, Mike Wise

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 02/23/2012

Kevin Anderson further explains his Georgetown strategy

Maryland AD says he’s ‘open to listening’ for a reason why a Terps-Hoyas game would be bad.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:55 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson, Mike Wise, Andy Katz

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 02/07/2012

Randy Wittman on JaVale McGee’s defense sprint

With the Internet joining together to mock the Wizards center, his coach talks about the growing process.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:16 PM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wizards | Tags:  JaVale McGee, Randy Wittman, Mike Wise, Holden Kushner

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 02/06/2012

Brandon Banks: Redskins swept the Super Bowl champs

Special teamer offers further context on his post-game pronouncement following the Giants win.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:54 PM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  Brandon Banks, Holden Kushner, Mike Wise

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 01/20/2010

Vinny Cerrato talks George Michael

In what I believe were his first public comments since he resigned/was let go by the Redskins, Vinny Cerrato made a return to the local radio airwaves on Wednesday to discuss George Michael. The legendary sports broadcaster's memorial service is Thursday, and Cerrato had an extremely close relationship to Michael,...

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:19 PM ET, 01/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Redskins | Tags:  Daniel Snyder, George Michael, Mike Wise, Redskins, Vinny Cerrato