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After comments by Nick Caserio, the guys discuss if the Patriots should adjust their defensive approach after the additions of Brandon Browner and Darrelle Revis
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.
spots. • Thompkins had some terrific moments in 2013 as an undrafted rookie, including catching the game-winner against the Saints (as well as posting six catches for 127 yards and a touchdown in a September win over the Falcons). At the same time, because
just one of the four teams this year to have at least four running backs finish the regular season with at least 40 carries: the Saints , Giants and Bucs all had four backs hit 40 carries or more this year. That wasn’t always the case -- between 1967 and
no-huddle snaps in one game alone, an October win over the Saints where they went no-huddle 53 percent of the time. On the ..... ends real quick if you go three-and-out.” However, as the Saints game shows, just because the Patriots have a younger, more
deja vu all over again, as Brady appeared poised to duplicate the same last-minute magic that marked dramatic wins over the Saints , Broncos and Browns. But four pass plays fell incomplete — one was nullified by a defensive penalty — and Michael Thomas
fire. The Patriots have been living a charmed life for most of the season, with Brady engineering miracle comebacks against the Saints , Broncos and Browns. On Sunday, the Patriots were 1-for-4 in the red area, including field goals at the end of 15-play
was undrafted out of BC in 2008, played the last two seasons with the Rams after spending his first three NFL seasons with the Saints . He was suspended for the first four games last season for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances
for the Patriots every week since Nov. 30, 2009 against the Saints . 3. If everyone stays healthy up front, then Chris Jones ..... defensive lineman has left,’ Smith was a pickup after the Saints ’ salary cap purge this past spring. (In the past, the
Stills played an amazing 61 percent of the Saints ’ offensive snaps as a rookie in 2013 ..... value when you look at the composition of the Saints backfield going into 2014. With Darren ..... Kenny Stills and rookie Brandin Cooks , the Saints will be able to get back to taking big
JLin7) July 2, 2014 – An arbitrator ruled against Jimmy Graham in his battle to be paid as a wide receiver, saying the Saints star is a tight end as it pertains to his franchise tag designation. The NFLPA had filed a grievance on Graham’s behalf
split wide and even in the backfield on occasion. (If the Patriots had reached a similar crossroads with Hernandez that the Saints have hit with Graham, it would have been interesting to see how it all would have gone down.) Graham is listed as a tight
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.
ESPN Boston's Gordon Edes gave us the latest on the Lester trade talks.More from this show
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