Fri, 18 Jan 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 joined the show to discuss Tebow's signing with the Patriots. He said that Tim Tebow cant play and that he has trouble learning NFL playbooks.
On this episode of the It Is What It Is Cast, Chris Price talks with the Boston Herald's Jeff P Howe about the Patriots offseason, Rob Gronkowski's back surgery, Danny Amendola replacing Wes Welker, and how this seasons team will stack up against last seasons.
In the latest edition of the It Is What It Is Cast, Chris Price talks with Will Carroll. Injury expert and lead writer for Sports Medicine, Bleacher Report. They talk about the injury to Rob Gronkowski and what his back surgery could mean for his season.
Zoltan joined the show to discuss his upcoming charity event and his off-season. Zoltan told the guys that he can bench 320.
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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.
Jeff joined the show to discuss the rumors of Doc heading to the Clippers. Jeff said that he will not discuss his future but that his brother would be a great candidate anywhere.
Stephen A. joined the show to discuss the status of trade negotiations between the Clippers and the Celtics. Stephen said that it is a 50-50 proposition that Doc ends up in Los Angeles.
Grande and Max take more calls on the Celtics and discuss what lies ahead for Doc Rivers with Steve Bulpett.
John Farrell postgame press conference
Dave O'Brien talked to John Farrell before the last game of the Baltimore series. The skipper said that the Sox have played tough through this stretch of long games.
Jonny Gomes talked to Joe Castiglione & Dave O'Brien after the third game of the Baltimore series. The Sox slugger hit a homer and scored two runs in the win.
Pierre McGuire joins Mut and Merloni after a Bruins win and discusses the play of Rask and the defense, the Hossa injury, and Jagr.
Tony Amonte calls out Marian Hossa for missing Game 3 and recaps the Bruins win.
Barry joined the show to discuss the Bruins 2-0 win over the Blackhawks in game three. Barry continues to be impressed by the play of Bergeron.
The guys opened the show discussing the Bruins' dominating Game 3 win over the Blackhawks. Gerry thinks the series is over.
Tony Amonte calls out Marian Hossa for missing Game 3 and recaps the Bruins win.
Andy Brickley joins Mut and Merloni in studio to take phone calls from the listeners and to preview Game 3 of the Stanley Cup.
Salk and Holley break down a big Bruins win over the Blackhawks in game 3 at the garden.
We talk all Bruins, all the time with the man himself, Jack Edwards from NESN gets us ready for game three and beyond.
Four guys, four topics we haven't yet touched upon today. TO visits Ocho, Bob Costas has enough smarm for us all, stupid beauty pageant contestants and more.
Mikey gets a surprise call from Bernie Carbo, they talk about old time baseball and Bernie's new book.
Mikey talks with Tom and Luke about their new movie, Plimpton! and finds out what it was like to try to encapsulate everything Plimpton accomplished during his life.
Today on the Daily Planet, the Red Sox and Yankees face off in the Bronx, Claude Julien doesn't want players wasting energy, and Dwight Howard and free agency.
Both Xander Bogaerts and Anthony Ranaudo punctuated their strong 2013 seasons with head-turning events on June 13. On that day, Bogaerts, the Red Sox' top prospect, was promoted from Double-A Portland Pawtucket, with the 20-year-old becoming one of the youngest position players in the affiliate's history. On that same day, right-hander Anthony Ranaudo punched out 13 batters for Double-A Portland, the most strikeouts by a Red Sox minor leaguer since Jon Lester in 2005. They joined Minor Details to discuss both those accomplishments and their seasons to date.More from this show