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Tim Slats is a 29 year veteran of the radio industry who began his 9th year on the Cleveland airwaves when he returned to the Cleveland market following a six year stint in the Orlando, Florida. Slats had previously served at CBS Radio Cleveland as afternoon drive host on 92.3 Xtreme radio and also spent 5½ years at crosstown rival WMMS.

An avid sports fan, he previously bowled professionally at Buckeye Lanes in North Olmsted and is a fanatical golfer who will play in temperatures as low as 40 degrees. In addition, he loves NASCAR as well as college and professional football.

Slats is also a huge animal lover and a champion of animal adoption and rescue. His dog Sammy who recently turned 7 years old resides with Tim in Avon, Ohio after living in cage #24 at the Cuyahoga County animal shelter.


Win Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience Tickets

Listen to Slats weekday mornings for your chance to win a pair of tickets to Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience at the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park!

7 hours ago


Win A Rockin’ Cleveland Prize Pack

Listen to Slats weekday mornings for your chance to win a 4 pack of passes to see Rock The Kasbah PLUS you’ll qualify for the grand prize Rockin’ Cleveland Prize Pack including a Rock Hall family membership and gift cards from FYE, iTunes and House of Blues!

7 hours ago

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Jeff Thomas Diet Update! (WNCX Morning Show)

Our beloved sports guy Jeff Thomas is in the midst of a serious diet program, so we asked him how it’s going. At least he’s doing better than the 800 pound guy kicked out of a hospital for ordering a pizza.

22 hours ago

Quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns listens to Joe Haden #23 on the sideline during the game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on October 4, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Barking In Berea: Doug Dieken

Slats and Browns analyst Doug Dieken talk the Joe Haden “fingergate” situation and preview the match up against the Ravens.

22 hours ago


Louisville Escort Scandal Heating Up (WNCX Morning Show)

Ex-Louisville basketball recruit JaQuan Lyle has confirmed allegations that escorts were used to lure freshman to the program. Slats and Jeff Thomas put their own spin on this sinful story.

23 hours ago


Barking In Berea With Slats: Joel Bitonio

Slats discusses the unsettling after effects of eating Burger King’s black-bunned Whopper with Browns O-lineman Joel Bitonio.

23 hours ago

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 27:  The Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders perform as the Dallas Cowboys take on the Atlanta Falcons at AT&T Stadium on September 27, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

How Bou’t Them Cowboys

At the NFL owners meetings, Jerry Jones fills up reporters pads with his wit of the day.


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Rock Hall Announces 2016 Nominees (WNCX Morning Show)

Slats sits down with Dr. Jason Hanley, director of education at the Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall Of Fame to talk about the potential members of the class of 2016.


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Ohio Man Gets “Too High,” Calls 911 (WNCX Morning Show)

Most pot smokers avoid police attention… this guy actually called 911 because he got too high. Judging by the munchies around him, his cholesterol was too high as well.


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“Guns Blazing’ Comment Has NFL Star In Hot Water (WNCX Morning Show)

Slats and Jeff Thomas discuss the press conference bomb dropped by Dallas Cowboy’s star and alleged girlfriend beater Greg Hardy, as well as Lebron James’ mid-game selfie.