Ohio: Sports and Mentality In Ohio, sports fans often expect the worst from their teams -- and that expectation is often fulfilled. Our special pre-inaugural broadcast continues live from Columbus, Ohio, with a discussion of the culture of failure.
NPR logo

Ohio: Sports and Mentality

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4458646/4458647" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Ohio: Sports and Mentality

Ohio: Sports and Mentality

Ohio: Sports and Mentality

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4458646/4458647" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

In Ohio, sports fans often expect the worst from their teams — and that expectation is often fulfilled. Our special pre-inaugural broadcast continues live from Columbus, Ohio, with a discussion of the culture of failure.

Guest:

Terry Pluto, sports columnist, The Akron Beacon Journal; author of 21 books including his latest, False Street: How the New Browns Were Set Up to Fail