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  • Wednesday, September 2nd
  • Erik Frenz of

    Erik Frenz of and Bleacher Report joins the show to discuss the upcoming Pats-Giants game, Brady's play this preseason and what team is the biggest threat to New England in the division.
  • Game of Jones

    In Wednesday's edition of Game of Jones, it's would you rather Wednesday. Adam takes his pick on who should be starting at 2nd base for Red Sox next year, watching preseason games and whether it's tougher to be a Jets or Redskins fan.
  • Phil Perry -

    Phil Perry of joins Adam to discuss Brady's recent play, the final Pats cuts of the preseason, and the latest in deflategate.
  • Should Tom Brady play vs. Giants?

    Adam discusses whether Tom Brady will suit up for the Pats final preseason game Thursday night against the Giants. Is he better off getting some action after a tough preseason or should the team sit him out?
  • Wednesday, September 2nd
  • Tom Brady Feeling the Pressures of Deflategate?

    Adam opens Wednesday's show by taking a closer look at recent stories involving the stress Tom Brady is feeling in all aspects of his life. How heavily is deflategate weighing on his marriage and play on the field? Is he close to his breaking point?
  • Baseball Reporters

    In tonight’s Baseball Reporters, Tony Mazz talked about the Red Sox and their future. Which young guys are worth keeping and what are they going to do to get some solid pitchers into the rotation?
  • Felger & Massarotti: Hour 4

    In the 4th and final hour, Felger and Mazz wrapped up the day with some Red Sox thoughts and took more calls on the Brady case. You can also hear The Final Word!
  • Felger & Massarotti: Hour 3

    Deflate-gate talk rolled on into hour 3 on Felger and Mazz. To get it all over with, does Tom Brady take a 1-2 game suspension with the right language? And it looks like the Patriots have a new enemy to add to their list – Houston Texans owner, Bob McNair. Listen to hear what he said regarding the Brady case.
  • Felger & Massarotti: Hour 2

    During hour 2, Felger and Mazz continued to discuss the latest with Deflate-Gate. No one seems to be giving in at this point. Both sides have come too far. Along with the drama of deflated footballs, is Tom Brady having problems at home too?
  • Felger & Massarotti: Hour 1

    Felger and Mazz kicked off hour 1 talking Patriots and Red Sox. The Patriots are eight days away from game one of the NFL season, and there is still no ruling in the Deflate-Gate case. And the Red Sox have been playing well, creeping up on 4th place – is there a danger to it, though?
  • Zo And Beetle Make Their Roster Predictions

    With the final week of the preseason underway, the roster cuts have begun. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand go through every player currently on the Patriots roster, and making their predictions for the final 53.
  • Is Tom and GIsele's Marriage On The Rocks?

    The DeflateGate saga could be taking its toll on Tom Brady's personal life, after an US Weekly article was published claiming that Brady and Gisele's marriage has hit a rough patch. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand discuss the legitimacy of the article and what this could all be stemming from.
  • Sean McAdam On Hanley Moving On From Left Field

    With the Hanley Ramirez project seemingly coming to a close, the question now is if he can adequately play first base. Sean McAdam of discusses with Zolak and Bertrand the logistics of putting Ramirez at first and who's decision it was to make that change.
  • September 2, Hour 1

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys hold a deep discussion about libraries as well as some talk about Jason Sudeikis, recap last night's Yankees win over the Red Sox and talk about the latest developments with Tom Brady.
  • September 2, Hour 4

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, Will Brinson discusses the NFL, Marshawn Lynch is on the Home Shopping Network, and the guys run through The Stack.
  • September 2, Hour 3

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys take some people to A-Hole Court, discuss a New York Times article that says Sony edited the Concussion movie in order to not upset the NFL, and also discuss Curt Schilling's email to a writer.
  • September 2, Hour 2

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys recap the highlights from Hard Knocks, CSNNE's Phil Perry discusses the Patriots, and the great national debate surrounding Fred's hat begins.
  • Texans Owner Speaks Out On Brady

    As if there hadn't been enough ridiculous criticism of Tom Brady this offseason, Texans owner Bob McNair felt the need to chime in with his own thoughts. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand react on Bob McNair's comparison of Tom Brady to JJ Watt.
  • Could Brady Still Accept A Suspension?

    After this incredibly long process with DeflateGate, it clearly could have taken its toll on Tom Brady during his preparation for a Super Bowl defense. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand discuss the possibility of Brady taking a reduced suspension just to get this ordeal over with.
  • Tom Brady Speaks at Gala

    With the NFL regular season right around the corner, the Patriots had their annual gala at Gillette to welcome in the new season. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand talk about what Brady had to say last night, as well as Zo giving his first hand experience of the scene down at Gillette.
  • Keefer Madness

    Rich Keefe takes a look at a scary news story in Canada involving a cemetery and unicorns.
  • Doug Kyed --

    Doug Kyed from talks to Adam about the latest deflategate developments, the recent cuts made by the Pats and the team's overall performance during the preseason so far.
  • Should Pats Have Added More Depth at WR?

    Adam takes a closer look at the Pats' lack of drafting at the WR position in recent years. Given the team's depth issues at the spot and high number of recent picks, should they have done more to add young players to their core at the position?
  • Games of Jones

    On Tuesday's edition of Game of Jones, Adam plays a game of over/under with Rich Keefe. Adam makes his picks on Brady TD passes this year, career home runs for David Ortiz and more.
  • Alan Milstein

    Attorney and legal analyst Alan Milstein joins Adam to discuss the latest developments in the Deflategate case. Which way will Judge Berman rule? And will either side succeed in appealing Berman's decision?
  • Is Deflategate Affecting Tom Brady's Play?

    Adam wonders how much the deflategate case has affected Tom Brady's preparation during training camp. Will it be a factor in the team's performance at the start of the regular season?
  • Tuesday, September 1st
  • Waiting for Deflategate Ruling

    Adam opens the show by discussing Judge Berman's latest pledge to rule on deflategate by the end of the week. What could be the reason for the delay in the ruling?
  • Jay Feely Talks About what Happened at Hearing on Monday

    Former kicker Jay Feely was present at the appeal hearing in New York on Monday as a member of the NFLPA's Executive Committee and spoke to CBS Sports Radio's Doug Gottlieb about what was discussed in the short hearing
  • Dan Shaughnessy on the Don Orsillo Debacle

    Dan Shaughnessy from The Boston Globe joined Zo and Bertrand and gave his side to his article published on Monday night detailing NESN's efforts to have fan's signs supporting Don Orsillo removed from view of cameras.
  • How do Sports Hub Personalties Fair in the Channel Media Survey?

    As they continue to go through the results of the Channel Media survey, Zo and Beetle examine how some of the Sports Hub personalities placed in the survey.
  • September 1, Hour 4

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys discuss Hulk Hogan's apology, Brian McNally from 106.7 The Fan in D.C. calls in to talk about the Redskins, and the guys run through The Stack.
  • Most Fans Believe Patriots Tampered with Footballs

    Dan Shaughnessy from The Boston Globe joined Zo and Bertrand and continued discussing the Channel Media poll of how New Englanders view Boston sports and Boston Media. Among the findings was the idea that most Patriots fans polled believe that the team was aware of some wrongdoing regarding the deflation of footballs in the AFC Championship game.
  • September 1st, Hour 3

    In this hour of Toucher & Rich, Michael Hurley joins the guys in the studio to talk DeflateGate and the new "Concussion" movie with Will Smith.
  • September 1st, Hour 1

    In this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys go over the events of last night's Red Sox game and go over the team's options with their young outfield.
  • 'Concussion' Movie To Have Big Impact This Fall

    Toucher & Rich, and later Michael Hurley, discuss the impact the upcoming Will Smith movie, titled 'Concussion,' will have on the NFL and the American public at large.
  • What Do New Englanders Think of The DeflateGate Saga?

    Zo and Bertrand go through the annual Channel Media and Market Reasearch Survey to find out where New England sports fans fall on issues related to the local teams. Chief among the findings are what fans think of the Patriots and DeflateGate.
  • Jeff Howe Joins Toucher & Rich

    Jeff Howe from the Boston Herald joined Toucher & Rich Tuesday to talk about the Patriots. He touched on the surprising amount of caution Bill Belichick is taking with Rob Gronkowski in the preseason, saying the tight end is poised for a "gigantic year".
  • Orsillo Back at Fenway

    Don Orsillo returned to Fenway Park for the first time since it was announced that NESN will not bring him back as the Red Sox play by play announcer. Rich Keefe and Matt McCarthy tell you about the reports that were coming out from around the ballpark.
  • Keefer Madness

    Rich Keefe gives you his top 5 West Craven movies.
  • Fantasy Brief with Rich Keefe

    It's that time of the year again. Fantasy football drafts are starting to get underway. Rich Keefe gives you some tips on who you should take!
  • Kevin Duffy Interview

    Kevin Duffy, from MassLive, joined Rich Keefe to talk about who may not make the Patriots roster cut, as well as the latest surrounding Deflate-gate. The Patriots have to the get the team down to 75 players by tomorrow - who's looking good at running-back? Is Aaron Dobson safe?
  • Game of Jones

    Buy or sell: Will Tom Brady play week 1? Will Roger Goodell still be the commissioner of the NFL in 5 years? Patriots secondary, buy or sell? Will David Ortiz lead the Red Sox in homeruns next season?
  • Daniel Wallach Interview with Rich Keefe

    Daniel Wallach, sports attorney with Becker & Poliakoff, shared his timeline of what he thinks will happen between Tom Brady and the NFL this week.
  • Monday, August 31st
  • No Settlement Reached With Brady Case

    Another day goes by, and no settlement has been reached in the Deflategate case. Rich Keefe filled in for Adam Jones and he discussed the latest with Matt McCarthy.
  • August 31

    Tony takes a look at a successful weekend series against the Mets for the Red Sox and also wonders whether Hanley Ramirez has a future in Boston.
  • August 31 - Hour 4

    In the fourth and final hour of the show, Felger and Mazz, the guys look at the potential rulings that Judge Berman could come down with on the Tom Brady suspension and make predictions about which side has the edge. Then, it's the Final Word with Jim Murray
  • August 31 - Hour 3

    In the third hour of the show, Felger and Mazz continue to discuss deflategate and analyze the play of the Pats in their third preseason game against the Panthers. Should people be worried about Tom Brady and the performance of the first team offense?
  • August 31 - Hour 2

    Felger and Mazz continue to discuss the latest developments in deflategate in the second hour. They also take a look at a successful weekend for the Red Sox in New York as well as the recent struggles of Hanley Ramirez.
  • August 31 - Hour 1

    Felger and Mazz open Monday's show by reacting to today's brief court proceedings in the Tom Brady case. Which side will Judge Berman rule for? Is there any chance of a settlement? The guys debate the possibilities.
  • Daniel Wallach Interview

    With no settlement coming for DeflateGate, Judge Berman stated that he will have a ruling in on Friday at the latest. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand talk discuss with appellate attorney Daniel Wallach on the possible outcomes for Tom Brady.
  • Read And React

    This segment of Read and React covers the third week of the NFL preseason. Listen in as Zolak, Bertrand and Hardy talk about topics like the QB situation for the Redskins, Sam Bradford's fantastic start with the Eagles, as well as the Bills naming their starting QB for Week 1.
  • There Will Be No Settlement In Brady Case

    With the recent news that Judge Berman will make a decision in the next day or two, the speculation of his ruling is beginning. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand debate what they think will happen when Judge Berman announces his ruling for DeflateGate.
  • Leftover Thoughts From Saturday's Game

    Since week three of the NFL preseason is widely regarded as the most important, Patriots fans were definitely watching this weekend's game with a keen eye. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand talk about how the Patriots offense and defense looked against the Panthers, as well as any potential roster moves in the receiving core.
  • August 31, Hour 4

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, Fred is still mad at John Harbaugh, Peter Abraham discusses the Red Sox, and the guys run through The Stack.
  • August 31, Hour 3

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys play one of the greatest Armpits of America of all time, and Michael Hurley discusses what to expect in court for DeflateGate.
  • August 31, Hour 2

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys play 'Ask Roche,' Erik Scalavino talks Patriots, and Fred goes off on John Harbaugh for being a big-time jerk.
  • August 31, Hour 1

    On this hour of Toucher & Rich, Dan Roche fills in for Rich, Fred details his time watching a polo match, Roche lays out some Red Sox thoughts, and the guys discuss Dan Snyder's meddling with the football operations of the Redskins.
  • Giants Owner John Mara Is In Courtroom Today

    With the final scheduled courtroom meeting today, Judge Berman has actually requested that Giants owner John Mara be present at the court today. Zolak and Bertrand debate what the meaning of having one of the most influential owners in the NFL present at the court meeting.
  • Is This The Day DeflateGate Ends?

    With Tom Brady and the NFL back in court today for the final scheduled hearing, everyone is hoping that this situation finally comes to an end. Listen in as Zolak and Bertrand talk about what may happen if the two sides reach a settlement today.
  • Hurley: Will DeflateGate End Today?

    Michael Hurley joined the program to preview what to expect from the meeting of Tom Brady and Roger Goodell in federal court on Monday.