Merloni, Fauria & Benz
Featured audio clips from Middays with Merloni, Fauria & Benz, weekdays 10a-2pm, on Boston's WEEI Sports Radio.
Adam Schefter, ESPN - It's more important how you finish, 11-28-14
Adam Schefter joined the show as he does every Friday to talk about the hot streak that the Patriots are on, Brady vs. Rodgers, and the problems going on in San Francisco.
that includes obviously locked in Manning. In your estimation right now is Aaron Rodgers the best quarterback in the NFL is he the guy that you would want playing in one game as your quarterback. Well Lou I I think these guys last week gets me is very question Brady or Aaron Rodgers one game at a like the idea but the truth of the matter is it is is. Much respect. And that Tom Brady's greatest somebody's been in his first ballot hall of Famer mean he's he's been in May be greatest quarterback ever played the game. If some epic one quarterback to date just today for one game like I I think I think it take Aaron Rodgers . Peace is on fire right now sort Tom Brady I mean but. Like you know chocolate Vanilla Kidman chose their their welcome
if they're just not in a vacuum the player. That Brady wore Aaron Rodgers is. Limited by the fact that those teams art is balanced and oftentimes they're asked to do is get big chunks the
Patriots Safety Devin McCourty previews the Packers, 11-28-14
Devin McCourty joined the show to talk about Aaron Rodgers being the best quarterback they've prepared for, and what he appreciates most about working alongside Darrelle Revis.
have talked about a lot the challenge of facing a quarterback. Like Aaron Rodgers . What goes into try to get ready for a guy like Rogers who unlike some other quarterbacks in the league. In Picchu
dinar completely get through with these quarterbacks so dead. So looking get Aaron Rodgers is this the best quarterback in your estimation that you will have faced all year. Theories try to reform. What. And I would have to play get settled so. Boutros there's just another term challenges and they're so. Our soldiers got to be careful or angle modern and they're. I right so now you said that you know who else you face the mean we can't discount we can't discount. He faced Tom Brady practiced true. Diego where my world forum there are with you isn't the question honestly I really give you object if your
that's great little birdie unit. Devin according joining us as you know Aaron Rodgers daddies and throw a lot of ex and his team as well as you guys just don't turn the ball over all
"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.
recent years he's also still playing up edged. On sub packages but Julius Peppers is it seems like he's been playing forever is there another guy on that defense of frontal BJ raji is not playing
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.
good. Ad and guy feel this way I feel better about the Hanley Ramirez signed. And I do the publicist animals and I think pot and send a ball is seen as the the better player.
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