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We tackle four topics all prompted by the start of the free agency in the NFL.
The last guy to wear the number was defensive Sterling Moore . In addition, defensive back Tony Carter , old pal Shawn Springs and Lewis Sanders all wore the number the last few years. LaVelle Hawkins: 83. Fair or not, lofty expectations come
haven’t tried -- the Patriots swung and missed on veteran corner Shawn Springs in 2009, as well as a few others. It just never clicked like it did with Rodney ..... Rodney -- not yet, anyway. But he’s already a long way from Shawn Springs .
quarterback saying, “It’s not that (bleeping) hard, Joey.”) He was released on October 20, 2009 4. Shawn Springs (2009): On paper, this looked like a great move -- Springs was veteran corner who had been around for a few seasons
defensive genius" label washed out after embarrassing prime-timers in Indy and New Orleans ) and GM moves ( Greg Lewis , Shawn Springs , Derrick Burgess , Joey Galloway , Chris Baker and Fred Taylor . Millen-esque.) If there was ever an offseason
brought the heat early on but fizzled somewhat as the year unfolded. Patrick Chung had an acceptable rookie season. Shawn Springs and Leigh Bodden had similar years. Both guys looked shaky early in the year but played better as the season progressed
Meriweather stepped up in both the run and pass defense. Big hits at crucial times were the order of the day for these two. Shawn Springs had a great pick at the goal line and was pretty good the rest of the day. Jerod Mayo was making a lot of plays from
who can be a perfect fit, even for a brief time (like Leigh Bodden was in 2009). Other times, not so much (like Shawn Springs the same year). There’s also the fact that all of those positive things about Marshall have caught the eye of the
veteran free agent corners near the end of their careers, New England’s track record is pretty bad: Duane Starks . Shawn Springs . Deltha O’Neal . Lewis Sanders . Guh . In addition, the Patriots would seem unlikely to be interested in going
school and nothing seemed to work so we'll just go out there and try to compete." Told former Patriots cornerback Shawn Springs kept a notebook on star receivers, McCourty was asked what his would read on Moss. "Just a complete receiver, a
went after Terrence Wheatley had an 86.8 rating (off just 21 snaps and only three balls thrown his way), while Shawn Springs was 94.1 and Jonathan Wilhite was at 115.3. (Wilhite’s numbers were pretty poor — he allowed 65.7 percent of
that included free agent acquisitions Leigh Bodden and Shawn Springs — in addition to then second-year men Terrence Wheatley and Jonathan ..... all here battling for jobs. “ With the departure of Shawn Springs , it appears Butler and former Big East rival McCourty will battle
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Christopher Price discuss Logan Mankins' breakdown of the offensive line and how it will look without Dante Scarnecchia. They also discussed Mankins' rebuttal to Brandon Spikes.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Bill Parcells' Patriots Hall of Fame candidacy.
Tom Curran calls the show to discuss the Vince Wilfork contract situation. After texting with Vince this morning, Curran says that Vince's camp is possibly trying to put the "genie back in the lamp" and that the possibility of the Pro Bowl DT returning to the team has improved.
We wrap up the Celtics season by speaking with Celtics president Danny Ainge about this past season and the team's future.
Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck joins Mut and Merloni to discuss and reflect on the Boston Marathon Bombings a year later.
Jackie MacMullan talks some Celtics with Mut and Merloni as the season is winding down and the team is positioned to have a high draft pick.
Tim Wakefield discussed the Sox tough start to the season. He is optimistic that the guys can turn it around.
UConn Point Guard, Shabazz Napier joined the guys for a half inning and talked about his experiences in college, his reasoning behind completing his education, and growing up in Boston.
Joe & Rob talked to Jonny Gomes after the dramatic run-off win at Fenway over the Orioles.
Shawn Thornton joined the show to discuss the Bruins win last night over the Red Wings. Shawn talked about Marchand's agitator status within the league.
Pierre McGuire of NBC Sports joins the program to talk about Game 3 between the Bruins and the Red Wings. He also discusses the issue of targeting player and weighs in on Matt Cooke's vicious knee hit to Tyson Barrie.
Dale and Michael speak with Patrice Bergeron on the phone from Detroit on Marathon Monday fresh off a Bruins optional skate. Patrice talks about the B's slow start in game one, putting it all together for the team in game two, how the rest of this series might play out, and what this anniversary of the Boston Marathon means to him.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. The guys talked about Colbert joining Dave Letterman last night.
Mut and Merloni discuss the latest brawl between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Pittsburgh Pirates
Pierre McGuire of NBC Sports joins the program to talk about the creativity of Red Wings coach Mike Babcock as well as the potential for physical play in the series.
We discuss the return of Jacoby Ellsbury to Fenway Park, including why he left Boston, and what the crowd reaction will be for him.
We check in with Mr. Bean live from the D to preview two games of Bruins-Wings action.
We discuss the harsh start by Clay Buchholz, and how the turnaround from last season's start has been disturbing to watch if you're a Sox fan/
Nifty jumps on the Planet for an hour.
Lou Merloni did play-by-play with Joe Castiglione today and then joined The Planet Mikey Show to talk about what went wrong, and a few things that went right as the Red Sox started their campaign to defend their World Series title.
WEEI.com's Chris Price joins John Ryder and Chris Villani on Planet Mikey to discuss the signing of Revis Island
The 4th addition of WEEI’s Fantasy Football Offseason Podcast is loaded and ready. In this week’s conversation Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson of Rotobahn.com dig into the sinking draft stock of Teddy Bridgewater (much too their chagrin), while refocusing and emphasizing the immense scouting work done by Pete on players like Bridgewater, Zach Mettenberger, Blake Bortles, Bishop Sankey & Lache Seastrunk. Also, Jim & Pete touch on news from around the league regarding new Jet, Chris Johnson, Montee Ball in Denver and help you tune out all of the negative noise some in the media are trying to push. We’re not buying! Lots of Football love in this podcast for the Football lover. Enjoy!
Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo! Sports joins DJ to break down the first-round matchup between the Bruins and Red Wings. Also discussed is Zdeno Chara's Norris candidacy, transparency with voting for the NHL awards and whether the Canadiens will get out of the first round.
The Red Sox' High-A minor league team in Salem recently had a 16-game winning streak that spanned two seasons. So what? From the standpoint of making prospects better and fostering player development, does that matter? Salem manager Carlos Febles (who managed Salem for the end of their winning streak, but who was also in charge of a 50-87 Single-A Greenville team in 2013) and Salem radio play-by-play man Evan Lepler discuss -- while also touching on a number of prospects in search of the next Earl Weaver and Vinegar Bend Mizell.
With the season over, Chris Forsberg says the Celtics accomplished what they intended to this year. He also gets into what Rajon Rondo may be thinking heading into his last year in his contract. Danny Ainge has a plan and it'll be interesting to see how this off-season develops.More from this show
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. Today the guys discussed David Gregory's tanking Meet The Press ratings.More from this show
Dale and Michael talk about what Marathon Monday means for them, the tremendous amount of people and positivity today in the Back Bay, and then Kirk Minihane, fresh off 26.2 miles stops by to recap a great experience in today's marathon.More from this show