Jan 18, 2013|
Who remembers Julien Edelman trying to cover Anquan Bolden as a defensive back in last year's AFC Championship? Tom E Curran, that's who. Tom tells us why things will be different on the defensive side of the ball this year.
Pete and Matt react to the signings and re-signings the Patriots agreed to over the weekend. Matt gives his perspective on the fractured relationship between the Patriots and Wes Welker.
Tom E Curran, Pete Sheppard and Jack Edwards break down all the comings and goings from Gilette Stadium on a day when the changing of players really heats up for the Patriots.
We discuss the only topic of the day... the departure of Wes Welker and the signing of Danny Amendola.
Four topics we haven't touched upon... although today we kind of did... four Wes Welker topics are tackled.
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Right but you're supporting the doors and ripping the music's announcement just before we talk about football to come whether music -- that haven't come across these now fortunately. What are these snobs say about the doors was wrong with the. Too much too much too much who -- against options too much keyboards and Jim Morrison had -- lyrics and you know. But they were at the I'm not sure he was a real stable individual -- If you -- there's certain guys that you say to yourself -- you saw the movie -- -- -- certain guys you say to yourself just like -- deal with it right I don't think Jim Morrison's one of those individuals. It would have a couple. Models chat that we -- so well do it why do you view here or here and so I did so without. And yeah we're gonna talk some football. -- but thanks for the music lesson. A -- change -- -- -- also the last couple days -- you seem to have that same opinion in the times of her UN and -- annual TV that that Michael ally out. That this is a pretty good matchup for the New England Patriots. Court no no no no no I haven't changed my mind actually you'll have become very. Keep your People's Court and -- the -- one -- -- people are in the sport currently part. It's a belt on and see what they talk about first class right yeah so that worked late BA FC championship game over. And you can't remember. Well it what was he would and it -- so much peace between has bought the ball district on that kickoff and I don't know what's good and Tom Brady trying to grow. -- should not to Matt Slater but that wasn't really necessary and oil peculiar settlement and to have that job on -- portable months thankfully. All of I mean. They need and so many things to go it was sort of stable people you're -- to -- here. They were lucky to be interpreted and they were -- our operator. -- -- it's well there there were lucky to be in the position they were in last year. They let it be in the position they were adapt to a kind of winding up the game -- Google let me. -- -- Well -- luxury did well but not really I am I guess candidate. The patriots did have three turnovers in the game anyway you mention what album OK obviously trying to hit. Matthew Slater not only try to Matthew Slater put it double coverage. -- -- -- of the game. I mean it was like six minutes left side of the last. Right try to get it. But this artist or turn -- ball over three times and and they won the games so maybe the patriots didn't deserve if you wanna go go that route maybe didn't deserve to be their -- Political wrap around on the Mike Agassi if you have three turtle who in the game by for a -- That was about it -- out of Iraq and I don't believe in almost wins and you know if it hadn't been for that or freeze if I had made the forgot that he missed the field goal. And you lost the game and it -- -- only lost by three. What are characteristic. OK a -- turnover on characteristic not say that fumbled kickoff return solely on character -- that that happen. But you know the Brady pick was moronic. And I would imagine that he wouldn't do that next week but you know what this week but of course the Super Bowl last year. Made a dumb throw down field reflect protect thought it was necessary. But that's who are yet but that's the thing -- I mean certainly Brady could go out have a bad play of game he said that playoff games in the past. What are the chances that's what you're looking at what are the chances of all of these things out. So we that's exactly what I what I guess I'm saying when we talk about what is encoders and who deserve to be there what should happen if people played to their general levels. On Sunday I don't think this is going to be a very close game the patriots and I think the truck -- vs PMP it will -- aspect of football game. I think the judgment the angels. As an opportunity here to spread them out if you -- last week simply afford to try almost the entire conflict reboot of -- all the time. And the -- Penelope that the other linebacker. And Denver doesn't have the arsenal the spread. And attack the same way short of merit on the -- -- said that Britain -- really -- That they don't they're great until we put it quicker and what -- Korean War. But Welker you know momentum and nice bat. But they're not brilliant. Accomplished as. -- Brooke you know. You know children. And -- running mostly gay joke worker artist so I get that -- awful awful -- -- As you mentioned Josh McDaniels with -- start thinking about Mitch Daniels coming here last year after. Leaving Saint Louis which brings me to Brian -- Ball. What is Brian Dave Ball doing. One of the patriots in 20. Oh when did the when did the border war. To use an old school patriots jets term when at the border war end to allow a Brian devolve back in the -- The first my eyes opened a little wide was when he joined the chiefs and the appeal in Romeo you know if opulent -- sign off on that given that he was partly went. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- And others will go to New York in cart record people I think if you feel quicker and saying. That offensive -- That would actually -- -- -- that. Article where you know. -- am still curious to see -- -- Mangini. And Belichick. Will be on good terms in the future but I do remember it was -- -- me on Sunday we but we're also very Chinese food -- -- What you want but like I would assume that happens what you're sitting in rocky shoes. Exploding into the -- You operate basically the -- a -- -- the practice he's giving you know instructions to receivers in and you're trying to be. The lieutenant there in the office and help whoever -- I give us your predictions. -- 3413. 76 at halftime. And the recruits third fourth circular pistol think Baltimore is going to be able to -- cherry. You can look at -- generate. Economy to -- -- ought not feel that's not his way to operate the and I think the patriots are. I'm gonna make them look very old. I've heard before we let you go on like you haven't heard the doors until you've actually heard John Ryder. -- as strong. Rioters on the is strong. Enough to agree pitch into the US house -- moon perfect. Into this world worth throws. Thank you -- without a bowl and then -- rather moon. Riders on the still I -- divorce from was relieved. And got it. The world would you say -- that. Wrapped around OO. -- Right it does that night before I I tell me enjoy the -- -- such an extra help public before that what Monday. Is quick slant is quick slant is going to the Super Bowl the show superpowers of course travel. A whole global Thursday night for a long ago is everybody's delegate those aren't. What do you guys what are you guys got going on what -- got in store for next week's show and gonna Google+ here -- world that you don't know idea. It's actually could depend typically the things up I told they'll last night that we see you next week to turn previews Super Bowl -- -- might have Mike Florio -- -- that. -- -- I don't know you never know cloture vote to -- just drive around that tiny little car -- he had this. She went to a partial first. And and we run that Tommy over at the Dunkin' Donuts and ego trip to stay -- you guys that are. Now doing that's refills and yeah that's what he felt that's what he -- him. What he's going to. I Italian -- a week embody. The bottom cover right here in the election.
Dr. Tony Schena joined the show to give insight into what lies ahead for Rob Gronkowski. He said a tough road is in front of the Patriots tight end.
We discuss the improbable win over the Browns and the loss of Rob Gronkowski with Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick on Patriots Monday.
Ninkovich sits in with Mut and Merloni to look back at yesterday’s comeback win against the Browns. Rob also explains the range of emotions the team experienced after Rob Gronkowski suffered a potentially season ending injury.
Eagle checks in to give Grande and Max a perspective on the Brooklyn Nets after they acquired Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett via trade earlier this summer. He breaks down what he thinks the future holds for the Nets after completing this blockbuster deal.
Sean Grande and Cedric Maxwell take some time and look back at the history between the Celtics and the Lakers, specifically the legendary rivalry between Magic and Bird. Legendary broadcaster, Ian Eagle, checks in to give the Brooklyn perspective as KG and Paul Pierce settle into their new home. Sean and Max also reveal the behind the scenes details surrounding Max’s famous “I got the ball” moment.
In the first hour of this edition of the Celtics Summer Cooler, Grande and Max analyze the trade that sent Fab Melo out of Boston. Also in this hour, Max sets the story straight about his history with Larry Bird.
Buster joins Mut and Merloni live at the Winter Meetings in Orlando. Buster explains that the market for Stephen Drew has cooled off considerably and executives around the league believe he will return to Boston.
Hazen talks with Mut and Merloni about the on-going offseason process. Mike explains how the Red Sox dove in to free agency immediately after the team’s World Series win. He also explains how the team creates opportunities for young players that are ready to make the jump to the Major League level.
Cherington sits in with Mut and Lou to talk about the Red Sox heading into 2014. Ben breaks down the signing of Edward Mujica and what’s on the table at this year’s meetings.
Shawn Thornton joined the show and discussed the teams long layoff leading into their game tomorrow night in Montreal. He told the guys that he anticipates fighting being a part of hockey for years to come.
Lucic joins Danny Picard to talk some hockey after the team’s overtime win against the Carolina Hurricanes. Danny asks Lucic about David Krejci’s game winner yesterday and hockey outsiders that are trying to change the game.
Shawn Thornton joined the show fresh off his big night at MSG and talked about his recent goal scoring prowess. Shawn said that no matter who his line mates are he is always going to be a fourth liner.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. Today the guys went over a list of the most annoying people to see on your flight.
The guys opened the show discussing the great reception Doc Rivers got last night at The Garden. They said it was not surprising and well deserved.
Boston College running back Andre Williams joined the show and discussed his record setting season. He said that he will work on his acceptance speech on the flight down to New York.
Jackie MacMullan joins the show to discuss the return of Doc Rivers to Boston and what really happened during the offseason that led to Doc's departure.
Brick joins Mut and Merloni to discuss Shawn Thornton's on ice actions last week against the Penguins and what type of suspension he may be facing.
Mut and Merloni react to Doc Rivers' emotional return to Boston and they discuss the way he left the Celtics.
We discuss the vote that abolished the collision at the plate play in MLB, and bring in Tim Kurkjian of ESPN to further explain.
We check in with Tom Caron of NESN and get his take on the winter meetings and the moves (or lack thereof) the Sox have made at the winter meetings in Orlando.
We check in with Rob Bradford live from the Winter Meetings in Orlando.
Ryder talks with WEEI.com's Chris Price about the Patriots upcoming game with the Cleveland Browns, and Stevan Ridley's status on the team.
Alex joins the show and gives his thoughts on the Jacoby Ellsbury deal, and what prospects the Red Sox have to fill the hole left in the lineup, or trade pieces to get a player who can fill the void.
John talks to Rob and gets his thoughts on the Yankees signing Jacoby Ellsbury, the Red Sox signing AJ Pierzynski, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia signing with Miami.
We answer what you ask... and by we mean Salk, Holley and special guest Jenny Dell of NESN!
Answering questions, its what we do.
Live from the Winter meetings, questions will be answered.
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