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Greg Dickerson, Christian Fauria, and Matt Chatham talk about Dominique Easley, a Defensive Tackle who the Patriots chose with the 29th pick in the first round. The guys talk about what kind of player Easley is, and who his size and style of play resembles.
NFL Draft Edition 2 features a conversation about one of the most talented areas of this years’ draft, the Wide Receivers. Pete Davidson of Rotobahn.com has Ranked the Top 30 for you today and he and Jim Hackett breakdown the strengths of each and how they could project at the NFL level. Then Jim and Pete wrap it up with a look at the top talent at the Tight End position…
touchdowns) and tight end Jordan Cameron (63 catches, 704 yards, six touchdowns) this season and how Vincent Jackson and Antonio Gates were utilized while Turner was with the Chargers, there’s a big difference when it comes to the rest of the offense
Hasselbeck (Bobby Engram, Darrell Jackson); Carson Palmer ( Chad Johnson , T.J. Houshmandzadeh); Philip Rivers ( Antonio Gates , Vincent Jackson ); Ben Roethlisberger ( Hines Ward , Heath Miller ); Matt Ryan ( Roddy White , Tony Gonzalez) and
on the defensive side of the ball, as Drew Brees (248 passing yards, LaDainian Tomlinson (134 yards rushing) and Antonio Gates (108 receiving yards) combined to topple the Patriots, 41-17, and halt a 21-game home winning streak
games, New England has done an excellent job slowing down elite tight ends -- against a combination that includes Antonio Gates , Kevin Boss and Dustin Keller , they have yielded 14 catches for 187 yards and one touchdown, an average of three catches
able to hold some very good tight ends in check: Miami’s Anthony Fasano: five catches, 82 yards. San Diego’s Antonio Gates : zero catches (backup Randy McMichael had one catch for six yards). Buffalo’s Scott Chandler: two catches
Allen is the top target (71 catches, 1,046 yards, eight TDs), and he’ s ably supported by ageless tight end Antonio Gates (77 catches, 872 yards, four TDs), Eddie Royal (47 catches, 631 yards, eight TDs) and Woodhead (76 catches, 605 yards
Nate Ebner , a world-class rugby player. On other teams, there are numerous examples. Take San Diego tight end Antonio Gates . He turned down Michigan State because Nick Saban would not let him play basketball in addition to football. There’s Jimmy
filled with young talent that continues to improve. 18. (16) Chargers (5-7) – Usually you can’t blame Antonio Gates and Philip Rivers , but this past Sunday the two veterans were at fault. Gates fumbled twice while Rivers threw a pick
row that he’s scored and three weeks in a row that he’s seen five or more targets despite being the backup to Antonio Gates . We are seeing the future right now in San Diego at the tight end position. This kid has monster upside and he
been a watch list guy over at Rotobahn and recently a waiver wire guy as well. He’s still a dicey option because of Antonio Gates ’ presence, but he certainly is a player to own in long-term leagues and in some large redraft formats as a
Patriots LB, Jerod Mayo, talks about the high praise he's been receiving from coach Belichick, trying to forget about last year, and what the team hopes from the defense.
Patriots WR, Danny Amendola, joined the show for a bit to talk about his health, the evolution of the playbook, and the heated battles between the offense and defense.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Wednesday's Patriots practice, which featured Brandon Browner getting into it with Kenbrell Thompkins and a couple others.
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.
Rob and Alex talk with John Farrell about all the moves the Red Sox made at the deadline, what they gave up and what they gained.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier are in and talking about all the moves made by the Red Sox at the trade deadline, because the most fun thing about the day is talking about the moves of the day. Red Sox GM Ben Cherington held a press conference talking about the Red Sox moves, and Rob and Alex talk with Red Sox manager John Farrell about the moves made at the deadline.
Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes reacts to the news that he, along with Jon Lester, have been traded to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes
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
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
John, Gerry and Meter react to the breaking news of Jon Lester being dealt to the A's.
ESPN Boston's Gordon Edes gave us the latest on the Lester trade talks.
Lou goes through the 5 stages of grief, then John Lackey gets traded to the Cardinals.
Lou, Christian, and Tim react to the news that Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes have been traded to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes. Lou hates the deal the move, especially because Cespedes is not arbitration eligible.
Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes joins MFB to react to the news he has been traded along with Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes
Biggest trade deadline day in recent memory for the Boston Red Sox... and not in a good way. We discuss it all as the news happens and take your reactions.
We tackle four topics, all surrounding the four worst Sox trade deadline deals in recent memory.
As news looms about a possible Jon Lester trade, we sit down with the skipper of your Sox live from Fenway park.
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.
Sam and Zach discuss changing the format of the Podcast, the Chris Archer-David Ortiz debacle, and LeBron James being a super genius
Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.
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.
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Lou, Christian, and Tim react to the news that Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes have been traded to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes. Lou hates the deal the move, especially because Cespedes is not arbitration eligible.More from this show
Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes joins MFB to react to the news he has been traded along with Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis CespedesMore from this show
Lou goes through the 5 stages of grief, then John Lackey gets traded to the Cardinals.More from this show