Felger & Mazz: February 10, 2014
Felger and Massarotti kicked off the week discussing University of Missouri defensive end, Michael Sam, who came out and announced that he is a homosexual. Sam will be entering the NFL draft this year and, if drafted, Sam will be first openly gay player in the NFL. Will Sam’s announcement hurt his draft status? Is the NFL ready for it’s first openly gay player?
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continue to discuss Michael Sam’s announcement and how it affects the NFL. Would the New England Patriots take a shot on the player like Sam? Should they take a shot on him? How does the Michael Sam announcement compare to the Manti Te’o story?
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, the guys changed gears to talk some Boston Celtics and Rajon Rondo. The NBA trade deadline is just 10-days away. Which players are the C’s looking to move? The NHL trade deadline is less than a month away. What improvements could the Bruins be looking to make? Will this be the final time the NHL will send its players to the Olympics? Finally, when will Stephen Drew sign somewhere?
In the fourth and final hour, Felger and Mazz got back into the Michael Sam story. Is the NFL ready to embrace its first openly gay player? Finally, we hear the Final Word with Marc Bertrand.