In the lore that Mike Francesa, the work he fell asleep top top the air in 2012 while doing a spot with Yankees reporter Sweeny Murti is legend. If you’ve never seen it, here’s the clip of the sports Pope dozing off:


Well, TMZ captured up v Francesa recently. Interestingly, it was beside a falafel truck. The TMZ guy asked Francesa about the well known nod-off and listed that “eet was dat won time!”

Then he defined how he fell asleep.

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“I actually had actually my kid in the hospital all night, the night before with one asthma attack, so ns hadn’t been to sleep. Therefore my wife had told me to take a nap that day before I walk the present … would have been a clever idea. However that ice cream does monitor me around. Ns think it to be on national TV like four nights in a row.”

Of course, there to be the issue of him possibly falling sleep again 2 years later, yet that didn’t catch fire as lot as the an initial time did.


At the very least Francesa can laugh about it now.


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