Mike 'Chico' Bormann

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Mike "Chico" Bormann is a Northeast Ohio native and an Ohio State grad - a perfect fit for our Ohio State Football postgame show.

Chico is the FAN's weeknight evening host, after working 12 years in Erie doing sports talk and play-by-play broadcasting but absolutely loves golf.

He began playing in early 90’s, which coincided with fellow lefty Phil Mickelson’s rise to stardom who is still his favorite player.

Favorite course: Whispering Woods in Northwest PA.

Unbelievable golf story: Broke my ankle on the 18th hole requiring a plate and 11 screws to fix.

Golf dream: A trip to Augusta and the Masters.

    CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 14: Manager Terry Francona #77 of the Cleveland Indians sits in the dugout before the game against the Boston Red Sox at Progressive Field on August 14, 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Red Sox defeated the Indians 5-1. (Photo by David
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    September 16, 2019 - 12:44 pm

    If I told you back in March that the Cleveland Indians would have 87 wins on the 16th of September, you would probably shrug it off and ask if they were destined for another postseason cameo or a...

    Aug 29, 2019; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens talks with fans before the game between the Cleveland Browns and the Detroit Lions at FirstEnergy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
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    September 08, 2019 - 12:20 pm

    Raise the norm. It's short, simple, and to the point. It also sent sirens going off in my head when I heard Freddie say it that third week in August. That is exactly what this team did over the...

    Mar 28, 2019; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Cleveland Indians second baseman Brad Miller (17) throws to first base in the bottom of the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. The Minnesota Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 2-0. Mandatory Cr
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    March 29, 2019 - 8:51 am

    On an unseasonably warm afternoon at Target Field, the Minnesota Twins needed only 2 hours and 18 minutes to dispose of the Cleveland Indians, shutting down the Tribe 2-0 to open the 2019 season

    Mar 20, 2019; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; General overall view of the March Madness logo at center court before the first round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
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    March 21, 2019 - 9:57 am
    The NCAA Division One Men's Basketball Tournament officially gets underway just after Noon today, and although I favor baseball and football over the hardwood, I never hesitate when asked about my...
    Baltimore Orioles player Frank Robinson takes a swing in this 1966 photo. (Photo by William LaForce/Baltimore Sun/TNS/Sipa USA)
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    February 08, 2019 - 12:09 pm
    As is often the case when a friend or relative passes away, we run the gamut of emotions that range from joyous memories to questioning whether or not we adequately expressed our deep love and...
    CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 09: Jarvis Landry #80 of the Cleveland Browns celebrates his touchdown with teammates during the second quarter against the Carolina Panthers during the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 9, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio.
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    December 10, 2018 - 2:27 pm

    Heading into Sunday's matchup against Carolina, the Cleveland Browns boasted a modest record of 4-7-1. To most teams and fan bases, the game would not appear to be of the "must-win" variety. But a...

    Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. (7) celebrates in the closing seconds against the Northwestern Wildcats during the fourth quarter in the Big Ten conference championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium.
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    December 02, 2018 - 7:08 pm

    The Buckeyes were never seriously considered by the Playoff Committee to be worthy of punching their ticket to the Orange or Cotton Bowl, but ESPN was happily dangling the bait in hopes of...