Felger & Mazz: August 15, 2013
Tony Massarotti and Marc Bertrand opened the day discussing the New England Patriots and Tom Brady’s knee injury. Brady practiced today and plans on playing in Friday nights preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Is having joint practices during training camp a smart move? Do the Patriots have a plan for life after Tom Brady? Finally, the guys talked about the Celtics trading center Fab Melo to the Memphis Grizzlies for forward Donte Greene.
In Hour 2, Mazz and Bertrand talked some Boston Red Sox and last night’s 4-3 loss to the Blue Jays in Toronto. How frustrating was last night’s loss? Even after losing to the Jays, is Mazz starting to come around on the Sox? Tony and Marc went on to discuss the potential instant replay changes in Major League Baseball. Expanding instant replay will give managers three challenges per game. Is expanding the instant replay rule good for baseball?
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, Tony and Marc get back into the Patriots talk. After hurting his knee in practice yesterday, should Brady play in tomorrow night’s preseason game against the Buccaneers? With Marshall Hook in the update chair, the guys got back into the clutch vs. luck argument.
In the fourth and final hour, Tony and Marc continue to discuss the Patriots plans for life after Tom Brady. When should the Pats start to think about life after Brady? Does Brady’s replacement have to be a first-round pick? Should Brady play in tomorrow night’s preseason game? Finally, it’s the Final Word with Marshall Hook.