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Christian opens his show talking about the hot bat of Dustin Pedroia and his thoughts on the Red Sox as they approach the playoffs. He also talks about the decision to play Tom Brady in the Patriots' third preseason game
Villani and Bradfo take some calls on John Farrell and the job he has done thus far. They chat about why Farrell's performance continues to be such a hot-button topic. Then the boys move on to the Colin Kaepernick story - he protested the treatment of minorities by sitting during the National Anthem. The guys do NOT agree with his approach.
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Villani and Bradfo take some calls on John Farrell -- some fans are still calling for his head while others think he deserves more credit than he's been getting. The guys chat about why Farrell's job status continues to be a hot-button topic. They also get into the Colin Kaepernick story about his protest - sitting while the National Anthem played. Bradfo and Villani do NOT agree with his approach.
The guys talk about the big Sox victory last night over KC with David Price getting the job done. They discuss the pitching staff and how the starting rotation has leveled out and has gotten much better while the bullpen has been struggling. They debate the rolls of Clay Buchholz and Drew Pomeranz and which one deserves to make the trip to the bullpen. Chris and Rob also talk about Dustin Pedroia and how this has been one of the best seasons of his career.
Danny previews Red sox game and discusses rift between Brady and Garrapplo
Ken opens the show talking about Henry Owens poor outing in the Red Sox 10-5 loss to the Tigers. He questions skipper John Farrell's skill as a "in game manager" . WEEI's John Tomase also joins the program with reaction from the Sox clubhouse in Detroit.
Christian and Chris talk about overrated Pats players this season and in the past and then get into the QB issue on the team. They talk about all three guys, what they bring to the table and if they can keep their head above water without the best QB in the league for 4 weeks. Then...Karlos Williams was released by the Bills - should the Pats consider adding the overweight second year running back? Christian also brings up Dante Scarnecchia and gets Price's opinion on if this one man can truly improve a shaky offensive line.