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One of the hardest working men in the biz, Mike Petraglia aka "Trags", sits down with Butch Stearns live in Foxborough to help break down all the latest Pats moves. He discusses his reaction to the trade in Round 1 and the guys those picks produced. Also, the boys talk about the decent trade the Pats made in acquiring LeGarrette Blount from Tampa Bay for Jeff Demps and a 7th rounder.
guy who actually has some legit fantasy upside. The reason both players are relevant in 12-team leagues is that Cedric Benson is looking less and less likely to return in 2012. WIDE RECEIVERS Pierre Garcon, Redskins He’s looking better
always the possibility the Patriots add to that group with familiar faces like Faulk or Morris -- or even free agents Cedric Benson or Ryan Grant -- Ridley likes the fire of the running backs who are all on the roster now, saying there’s a constant push to
18 mil in guaranteed money in the offseason you saw the argument for on Sunday. Mike Wright had some trouble with Cedric Benson in the second half, but it was Wright who had the initial hit that led to the back's first-half fumble. Wright
great push into the backfield when Mike Wright got to Cedric Benson behind the line of scrimmage. Wright couldn’t bring ..... Terrell Owens , Carson Palmer , Jermaine Gresham and Cedric Benson on the sidelines. In the end, it was enough for him to pick up his seventh straight
more of a physical, grind-it-out team that loves to run the football. The Cincinnati ground game is powered by Cedric Benson , who had a career-best 1,251 yards on 301 carries in 13 games last season, including a team-record six 100-yard
the 1995 Patriots?) The defense will still be pretty good but I have zero faith in the offense. Does anyone expect Cedric Benson to repeat his 2009 (1,251 yards in just 13 games) effort? And Carson Palmer was just OK last year. He finished
got back into the flow in Week 12 and we still view him as the best back on the Packers’ roster, and that includes Cedric Benson , who is a long shot to be fully healthy any time soon. Green is a very solid guy to add in larger leagues for
Coach Mike McCarthy announced Wednesday that Packers running back Cedric Benson has been placed on injured reserve with a designation to return. Benson injured his foot against the Colts in Week 5. The NFL
finally get his chance this week after filling in well for Cedric Benson in week five. It appears that Benson could be out ..... he has PPR appeal too. James Starks, Packers With Cedric Benson out for a significant time, there is a chasm at RB based
best friend is the run game and Aaron Rodgers doesn’t have one. Sunday’s loss to the Colts came with a price. Cedric Benson , Jermichael Finley, and BJ Raji all left the game with injuries. 8. (11) Giants (3-2) — The Giants did what they were
and maybe even goal-line touches, but we think he wins the war. Play him this week as an RB2 with nice upside. Cedric Benson , Packers at Colts Benson’s good play has been largely obscured due to the Pack’s struggles, but we think he
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss the latest development at Patriots training camp. Chris says Darrelle Revis has looked great, and that his impact on the defense is actually being underplayed nationally.
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.
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.
Tim Kurkjian joins the program to discuss the Red Sox options at the trade deadline.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.
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
John, Gerry, and Steve DeOssie discuss Tom Brady's impact on the rest of the Patriots, plus Steve tells tales from his old days as a NFL linebacker
A whale watch boat is stranded overnight in Boston Harbor
Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront certainly put on quite the pitching performance, as the Red Sox were trounced by the Jays. Does this change the team's approach to the trade deadline?
Christian tells a story about taking his girlfriend to see "Jersey Boys" in NYC, but he leaves out some crucial details. Luckily, she was listening and called the show to clarify exactly what kind of shenanigans he was trying to pull.
MFB discuss a Peter King article that suggests many NFL coaches and assistant coaches have felt increasing pressure over big-money fantasy football players. Christian also weighs in specifically on how his knowledge of game-plans resulted directly in him winning his first season as a fantasy football player.
The Sox lost 14-1 as Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront both had awful performances. On the heels of the loss, rumors began to fly regarding Jon Lester and John Lackey possibly being traded.
The tweet is a little ominous sounding. Dale, Buck and Greg Dickerson discuss what very well could be the end of the Jon Lester era with the Boston Red Sox.
We tackle four topics all sparked by the Red Sox worst to first to worst run in 2012-2014.
We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?
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.
Rob gave the latest on Jon Lester trade talks and the flap between Ortiz and the Rays.More from this show
Tim Kurkjian joins the program to discuss the Red Sox options at the trade deadline.More from this show