Merloni, Fauria & Benz
Featured audio clips from Middays with Merloni, Fauria & Benz, weekdays 10a-2pm, on Boston's WEEI Sports Radio.
"The Price is Right" with WEEI.com's Chris Price, 11-26-14
We find out what Chris Price was right and wrong about when he made a few predictions before the Lions game. Also, we hear some new ones regarding Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers.
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Andy Brickley, NESN, talks about the Bruins struggling offense, 11-26-14
Andy Brickley joined the show to talk about David Pastrnak's first game, the offensive struggles, and Milan Lucic playing with the Swedes.
seeing them trying to be more aggressive lately. Well I sort of Columbus blue jacket what are that are getting the parliament in the early on were and that trend continued against Montreal and when you're struggling
Three For All - Rick Pitino "We played 4 white guys and an Egyptian," 11-26-14
Rick Pitino had some curious comments after a blowout victory. Richard Sherman takes on the NFL Media policies. Christian talks about a pill for farts.
WEEI. We've already set the record here on the station today for bad jokes and a bad impression earlier vert of Lou Holtz. Worse impression later. Lou Holtz guilty. Are Rick Pitino try to get his own joke off the ground last night to his team. Rolled again Louisville. Flashlight at the final score here. They started the game against Savannah State with a 29 nothing run. They led Savannah State in Louisville 41 to seven at halftime. Final score 8726. That's mocked teams so that's called the Smucker Spock teams look no way slash am H. Mock Rick Pitino try explain makes this team tied you everything. The biggest gain competitive including playing. Which to play last. Rather I don't like
Christian's Three Keys, 11-26-14
Christian goes over his 3 keys that he thinks are imperative for the Patriots to focus on to get out of Green Bay with a win.
You know that's the pats are second right now league. And the Green Bay Packers are minus 1523 takeaways eight giveaways nobody's better protected the ball in the Green Bay Packers All those chances those second chances that they get a gets all these other teams Denver Broncos Indianapolis Colts. Right almost all those extra possessions that you get to two compound issue that the teams have a look what happened in Detroit but can meet finish in the reds on a start turning it over. The pats. Need to make sure that they did some turnovers they get so picks and they protect the ball more on the Green Bay Packers . Aaron Rodgers Five home games eighteen touchdowns zero picked. He's he's don't and a power radio 130 point yet where is your ratio thirty touchdowns in three interceptions this year. At three interceptions it was opening day of the first game against the right through one and lost down in new laws you through tubes and two games he's still three picks. I mean. Eighteen touchdowns geo pics you read this that's probably the biggest difference the plane it's Aaron Rodgers it looked rather on the road he's shown against the patriots teams of your early in his career. Which is not just get this team in the league in turn a ball. Yeah big big game against Denver Broncos of the man has approvals takes a little different game it's at least it it's a lot closer. Right to develop big diverts a Mac game and same with. The Apple's colts wanna Wear your comments their mud. Wind eternal battle I wrote that down highlighted it. I'm good with that picture idea advocate let's go nor did all the garage the last let's listen. This is there's so many different things you go data cornerback battle Aaron Rodgers against Tom Brady OK you can always throw brought out there. Okay revisit it did it. I don't call out Clay Matthews
The Jon Lester Pursuit, 11-26-14
The Red Sox remain one of the teams reported to be in continuous talks with Free Agent pitcher Jon Lester. The guys discuss what it might take to land him. Also, the probability that OF Yoenis Cespedes gets traded looks more likely than ever with a crowded outfield.
his attitude his personality. It is if it's gonna be an issue. Jon Lester doesn't like. Anderson what he says when he about handling Ramirez on his with the Dodgers he says. Gregarious and field with
going to a bag with a pitching market and in addition to Jon Lester who still a major part of this. The end game here still has to be two pictures there are they are two
the plan the other part here guys passed the ball bring about Jon Lester I don't they just one guy. And Oleg Jon Lester were brought up yesterday and this is this the part of frustrates me you mentioned before Lucchino and the Red Sox open their chests out. A lot of Red Sox writers today are given a Red Sox credit they looked at the market. They they sought but the new the old three year deal is now five year deal when they jump. Out ahead and they they read the market right. No where today's written how badly they botched the market seven months ago which Jon Lester but it's conveniently forgotten. That they had Jon Lester and they had the premise of the print work for the Obama homer Bailey's contract. And they offered a Christian. 44 years
Why has the Red Sox FA approach changed this offseason? 11-26-14
Mut returns to the midday show for a day. Him, Christian and Lou talk about the huge amount of money the Red Sox just spend on two free agents, in Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez.
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Pablo Sandoval, newest Red Sox third baseman, talks about landing in Boston, 11-25-14
The Red Sox trotted out their newest FA acquisition Tuesday afternoon, third baseman, Pablo Sandoval. The Kung Fu Panda then joined MFB to talk about his conversations with (former) Giant teammate, Jake Peavy, about playing Boston. He also stressed that this move was the next big challenge in his life, and addressed some concerns about his defense, stating that he is focused on being at the hot corner for the duration of his contract.
Dave Ortiz had dinner with them but a chance to talk to Jake Peavy . About would like in Boston yeah. Yeah Lou it's a bargain. At almost his Iraq. Up to war it is. A city
Three For All - CNN's coverage of the Ferguson riots, 11-25-14
Today's Three For All focused on the riots in Ferguson, Missouri following the events of last night's trial announcement. There was tear gas, shots being fired, cops cars and building being lit on fire, looting, and female reporter was hit in the head with a rock.
the crowd wants it to you. Some like this is like. The Super Bowl the final four there go right at one way or the other they're there they're assembled something's gonna go out. Whether works out for or against them based on what they want to see happen from the grand jury decision. You know a different kind of protesters well the more serious protestor trying to explain. You know dot shots fired about
Rodney Harrison, NBC Sports, "The Patriots have the personnel, now, in the secondary" to stop the big plays, 11-25-14
Rodney joined the show to talk about Dan Patrick and Tony Dungy giving him a hard time about the SECOND best catch by a Giant receiver. He also talked about how Minnesota showed that you can slow the Green Bay Packers down by stopping the big plays and stopping Jordy Nelson. Rodney thinks the Patriots have the personnel in the secondary to beat them.
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Jackie Mac, ESPN, "I think (BB) went a little overboard," 11-25-14
Jackie MacMullan, ESPNBoston, said that Bill Belichick humiliated Jonas Gray, who was shaky when speaking to reporters after the game. She also touched on the fact that Patriots weren't likely to try and run against the Lions anyway, and responded to the story from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about LeGarrette Blount's departure from the Steelers and into the arms of the Patriots.
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