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The full version of The Trade Deadline Show hosted by Rob Bradford and Alex Speier. Guests include Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy, and Royals GM Dayton Moore. Rob and Alex talk about the all the options the Sox have going heading into the All-Star break, and touch on the AJ reports from the morning.
season-ending injured reserve if the Patriots were interested in clearing out a roster spot. (That happened last year with Will Allen , Josh Barrett and Spencer Larsen.) Meanwhile, New England still has the option of placing Armstead on the PUP
the team going forward, as well as a thumbnail sketch about their respective situations and their chances of returning: Will Allen : The veteran defensive back didn’t play a lick for the Patriots this past season -- he was placed on season-ending
linebacker (Tarpinian) or a defensive end (Cunningham or Francis). If they go that route, expect it to be either Will Allen or Marquice Cole, the latter of whom brings special teams value. Safeties (5): Pat Chung , Steve Gregory, James Ihedigbo
figure to be the leaders at the position, at least at the start of the season. Cole currently holds a slight edge over Will Allen -- primarily because of what he brings to the table on special teams -- but if they end up keeping six corners, Allen
six cornerbacks, tops -- Dennard will have to battle other corners/special teamers like Marquice Cole and perhaps Will Allen for that final spot. While Cole and Allen have been competing on the field throughout camp, Dennard has been sidelined
It’s like we’ve all been playing together a while now,” he added. “A guy like Steve [Gregory] and Will [ Allen ], who have played a lot of years in this league, I think it was kind of easier for them to just learn, and then
Stallworth, defensive back Ross Ventrone and defensive lineman Gerard Warren. In addition, they have placed defensive back Will Allen , safety Josh Barrett and fullback Spencer Larsen on injured reserve. They also put tight end Jake Ballard and defensive
running back Shane Vereen, linebacker Brandon Spikes, offensive linemen Nick McDonald and Matt Kopa, defensive back Will Allen and linebacker Tracy White. Patrick Chung led a group of Patriots players who were at practice but only in shorts and
quarterback Nick Foles. This is the type of pressure the Patriots have been yearning for. In turn, the secondary — namely Will Allen – was able to be aggressive. Even YouTube rugby legend Nate Ebner , who has had a few interceptions in camp lately, got
Koepplin field goal from short range. ROLL CALL Brandon Lloyd , Visanthe Shiancoe , Tony Fiammetta , Jamey Richard and Will Allen all missed their second practices of training camp on Thursday Others who did not practice on Thursday were Alfonzo
new faces in the secondary this season, both in the draft ( Tavon Wilson, Nate Ebner ) and in free agency (Gregory, Will Allen , Marquice Cole ). “It’s good to have a lot of guys out there, because better competition will only make the group better
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss the start of Patriots training camp. Players began arriving for camp on Wednesday, and Bill Belichick broke the news that Rob Gronkowski has been cleared to play.
Tom "Eugene" Curran joins the guys to discuss how the Patriots look coming out of OTAs. Then Christian and Lou discuss the Patriots playbook scandal.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Tom Brady's work in mini-camp and his response to recent criticism of his play.
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.
We check in with the manager of the local nine to get his take on the Sox recent hot run, the performance of the pitching staff and much more.
With the non-waiver trade deadline a mere 8 days away, Buster talks about the market for guys like Cliff Lee, Jake Peavy, Koji Uehara, and the injuries Dustin Pedroia might be dealing with.
David Ross joined the show to talk a little bit about his foot injury, but mostly about some of the other guys on the team. He spoke about Jackie Bradley Jr's defense, Pedroia's leadership, and how well Christian Vasquez is playing.
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 Kirk Minihane.
The guys discussed Jake Peavy's 1-9 record this season.
The triumphant return of Kirk Minihane.
Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher puts peanuts in his Diet Coke, and Tim learns that this is actually normal,... in the south. Lou learns that he can get his yard trimmed up nice by goats. Christian sparks a conversation about the stupidest things ever done in the name of love.
We discuss Sidney Rice's retirement from the NFL, and the greater issue, which is concussions and head injuries in the NFL.
We tackle four topics all revolving around predictions and concerns for the Patriots entering the 2014 season.
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.
Danny breaks down the Canelo vs Lara fight and the controversy. Mike Tyson's former trainer Ronnie Shields joins the show.
Rob Bradford is joined by Red Sox leadoff hitter Brock Holt, who since being inserted into the top spot in the batting order has been among the best leadoff men in baseball. Heading into Tuesday night, no other leadoff hitter has had more hits (77) since May 23, with Holt having played every inning of every game during that stretch.
This week, Sam Packard and Zach Geld talk about the Post-Pierzynski Red Sox. Julian Edlow of the Green Street Blog, joins the program to analyze the Celtics off-season, and finally an over-eager discussion of fantasy football.