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Glenn and Michael discuss the positional battles that they will focus on in the first pre-season game.
In the latest edition of the "It Is What It Is" podcast, WEEI.com's Christopher Price and former Patriots linebacker Matt Chatham discuss the state of the Patriots at the midpoint of the offseason, touching on what they've accomplished in the draft and free agency. The two also discuss the impact former teammates Willie McGinest and Matt Light had on both sides of the ball, as well as a look at why some players struggle with life after football.
his 11 years in a New England uniform. Sure, there was the occasional story about his struggles with Jason Taylor , Aaron Schobel or some other pass-rushing demon that gave the entire league fits. But throughout his career -- 175 games, 173 starts
that same vein, if the pass rush struggles on Thursday, does New England step up its efforts to land someone like Aaron Schobel or Adewale Ogunleye in an attempt to right the ship? 5. Wes Welker . After an offseason of rehab on the injured left
still on the market, namely Greg Ellis and Chike Okeafor. One name that has come up more and more is defensive end Aaron Schobel , who is apparently set to part ways with the Bills. It seems like a bit of a stretch at this point —Buffalo would
that is occasionally showing up on the field. The Patriots have been left shorthanded at the edge, and are kicking the tires on Adewale Ogunleye, and would clearly be in the market for someone like Aaron Schobel if he became available.
though the Buffalo defensive scheme did not allow the Patriots to give him much help. Matt Light did a good job on Aaron Schobel . It is rare that Buffalo and Schobel do not sack Brady, but the Buffalo pass rush was mostly kept at bay. The
left tackle goes up against the best the other team has to offer, whether it’s Jason Taylor or Dwight Freeney or Aaron Schobel – and these are guys Matt faced week in and week out – we never gave Matt help over there, he was on his own. He was a
career pretty much. He was a menace from day one to the end. Even in our own division, guys like John Abraham , [ Aaron ] Schobel , and all the rest of those guys.” Light said Monday that it always helped having the rest of the left side to provide
in the process, but the arrival of Williams in Buffalo certainly has the potential to remind Patriots fans of when Aaron Schobel was coming off the edge for the Bills. Schobel made a habit of torturing the Patriots when he was in Buffalo — in
Callahan audio on demand page . On Aaron Schobel , a pass rusher who used to terrorize the Patriots: I know Aaron Schobel retired, and the Texans had him ..... shape and just not ready to play. Aaron Schobel is somebody that can rush the
rushers are difficult to find," he said. "I know Aaron Schobel , retired, the Houston Texans had him in for a workout ..... Out of shape and just not ready to play. And so, Aaron Schobel is somebody who can rush the passer, but it doesn't
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Rob Gronkowski's meeting with the media on Friday. Gronk said he doesn't anticipate changing the way he plays, noting that he wants to "keep smashing and dashing."
Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.
We return to our weekly segments with the one and only Peter King of MMQB and NBC's Football Night in America.
Jackie Mac joins the guys to discuss her thoughts on a possible mid-season tournament in the NBA, LeBron's return to Cleveland, trade rumors with the Celtics and Red Sox, and Darrelle Revis' contract situation.
Jackie MacMullan of ESPN Boston to talk about the Lebron James Saga, the possibility of Rajon Rondo being traded, and the future of Marcus Smart.
Former coach of Celtics 1st-round pick Marcus Smart, Travis Ford joins MFB to talk about what Celtics fans should expect from the strong point guard. Among other things, Coach Ford says Smart will be a hard worker, and will improve his shooting ability.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.
Texas Rangers General Manager, Jon Daniels, joins Rob Bradford and Alex Speier to discuss the upcoming trade deadline.
Rob Bradford is joined by WEEI.com Bruins beat writer DJ Bean, as well as Boston sports fan/blogger Turtleboy to talk all things Bruins free agency. With the B's recent moves, the conversation turns to where the Bruins might next turn and what kind of dent losing Jarome Iginla and Shawn Thornton might make.
DJ discusses Shawn Thornton's new deal, and the on going negotiations with Jerome Iginla
DJ Bean joins the program to dismiss the recent rumors that the Bruins are in discussions to trade Brad Marchand to the Sharks for Patrick Marleau
Kirk breaks down the media criticism he has received.
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Dino, Meter and Kirk discuss the light punishment given to Ray Rice by the NFL.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to talk about David Ortiz, the struggles of Dustin Pedroia, and the Jon Lester contract.
Patriots Wide Receiver Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.
Given the recent Ray Rice suspension, many people are comparing it to Josh Gordon getting suspended for repeated drug abuse. Tim Benz doesn't think this is a fair comparison. He explains why.
We discuss the return of Rob Gronkowski, his comments to the media today, and what a healthy (or unhealthy) Gronk will mean for the 2014 Patriots.
We discuss the suspension of Ray Rice, and how the act he committed certainly seemed like it warranted a harsher penalty from the strict front office of Roger Goodell.
We tackle four topics, all sparked by our interest in the story about the Browns fan peeing on Art Modell's grave this past week.
Mut and Villani are talking about whether the Red Sox will give Jon Lester the type of contract he is looking for, or whether they might be shopping him with rumors of the Red Sox scouting Cole Hamels.
Mut and Villani are talking about the MLB All Star Game, Adam Wainwright and Derek Jeter, and what are some of the worst ideas in sports.
With the trade deadline looming, the next few days will be defined by how teams value prospects -- and their potential long-term contributions -- against big leaguers with established track records who can address immediate needs. Are prospects being valued accurately? Red Sox left-hander Andrew Miller -- once one of the two key chips that sent Miguel Cabrera from the Marlins to the Tigers -- assesses the matter.
A compelling case can be made that July 24, 2004, represents as significant a landmark as any date in modern Red Sox history. On that day, a memorable brawl between the Red Sox and Yankees served as a catalyst for an epic 10-9 walkoff victory for the Red Sox over New York and indomitable closer Mariano Rivera, a game cited by many members of the 2004 team as pivotal in Boston's first championship run in 86 years. Ian Browne, who covers the Red Sox for MLB.com and authored Idiots Revisited, discusses the landmark game.
With Training Camp starting this Thursday and the August Draft Season inching closer, Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson are ramping up the Fantasy Football content to meet the demand! Today’s podcast gives an in depth look at Pete’s Top 50 Wide Receivers Article that is LIVE on WEEI.com right now. Pete breaks down the receivers by Tiers and the podcast gives full analysis of those Tiers and the players who occupy these spots and why. Get prepared for your drafts and enjoy!
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