Staff Profiles

The Common Man

Name: The Common Man

Hometown: St. Charles, Illinois

College: Columbia College

Previous places of play: Chicago, Los Angeles . . . and everywhere in between

Favorite Teams: Buckeyes, Jackets, White Sox, Bears

Favorite Sports Quote: “Who’s your daddy?” – Pedro Martinez



The Common Man has been on The Fan airwaves since 2003. Originally from Chicago, he grew up a Buckeye fan and adopted the Blue Jackets as his team. In nearly 20 years of broadcasting, he's hosted national shows for ESPN Radio & Sporting News Radio and worked at stations in Chicago & Los Angeles. Mike's hobbies include baseball, watching professional wrestling, and hating people.