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Esiason talks Craig Carton resignation on newly rebranded show

Welcome to “The Morning Show with Boomer.” The ex-Jets quarterback opened his re-branded WFAN radio show – in a studio completely scrubbed clean of any presence of Craig Carton – by dealing with the news that his long-time partner had resigned amid Ponzi scheme charges. “I think it’s a good move for Craig,” Esiason said of the announcement that came ...

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Esiason talks Craig Carton resignation on newly rebranded show

Welcome to “The Morning Show with Boomer.” The ex-Jets quarterback opened his re-branded WFAN radio show Thursday by dealing with the news that his long-time partner Craig Carton had resigned amid Ponzi scheme charges. “I think it’s a good move for Craig,” Esiason said of the Wednesday night announcement, “and I think for he and his family he has to ...

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Craig Carton Resigns, Focusing on 'Clearing My Name'

Craig CartonOfficially ResignsFocusing on ‘Clearing My Name’ 9/13/2017 5:25 PM PDT Breaking News Sports radio host Craig Carton — one half of the famous “Boomer & Carton” show — officially quit his job … amid a federal investigation into an alleged multi-million dollar concert ticket scheme. As we previously reported … Carton was arrested by FBI agents last week after ...

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Craig Carton resigns from WFAN show amid Ponzi scheme charges

Now it’s just the Boomer show. Acerbic radio sports host Craig Carton resigned Wednesday from WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton” morning show days after he was arrested and charged with running a ticket-sale Ponzi scheme. “For 10 years I’ve had the great privilege of showing up to work every day at my dream job,” Carton said in a statement. “I have ...

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Craig Carton resigns from WFAN show amid Ponzi scheme charges

Now it’s just the Boomer show. Acerbic radio sports host Craig Carton resigned Wednesday from WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton” morning show days after he was arrested and charged with running a ticket sale Ponzi scheme. “For 10 years I’ve had the great privilege of showing up to work every day at my dream job,” Carton said in a statement. “I ...

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Giants QB Geno Smith rips WFAN's Craig Carton for arrest

Geno Smith isn’t backing up Craig Carton. The Giants quarterback took a dig Tuesday at the arrested shock jock, who’s been critical of Smith in the past. “Same guy who was calling me a thug on some lame radio station was running a Ponzi scheme?? Funny how life works, can’t believe these fools!” he tweeted. Minutes later he added: “Throwing ...

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Lawyer says 'it doesn't look good' for Craig Carton

WFAN shock jock Craig Carton has “a hard, long road” in front of him as he attempts to fight serious federal fraud charges, according to one attorney. Carton said Tuesday he is in “one of the greatest battles of my life” as he stands accused of running a multi-million-dollar ticket-resale operation that’s been compared to a Ponzi-like scheme. Richard Roth, ...

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Boomer Esiason details ‘very somber’ call with Craig Carton

A “heartbroken” Boomer Esiason was finally able to speak to Craig Carton on Saturday during a “very somber” phone call following his co-host’s arrest last week. The shock jock of WFAN’s the “Boomer and Carton” show was nabbed by the FBI early Wednesday morning for duping investors out of $ 5.6 million in a ticket resale scam to cover enormous ...

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Boomer Esiason details ‘very somber’ call with Craig Carton

A “heartbroken” Boomer Esiason was finally able to speak to Craig Carton on Saturday during a “very somber” phone call following his co-host’s arrest last week. The shock jock of WFAN’s the “Boomer and Carton” show was nabbed by the FBI early Wednesday morning for duping investors out of $ 5.6 million in a ticket resale scam to cover enormous ...

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Sorry ESPN Radio, Craig Carton's bust is sort of drama WFAN needs

The suits running ESPN-98.7 are licking their chops watching WFAN up against the ropes like a radio version of some tomato can. While there have been months of uncertainty in afternoon drive over who will succeed Mike (Sports Pope) Francesa, if he actually does leave FAN in December, the station now faces another major quandary after morning Gasbag Craig Carton ...

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