Tonight, the guys play the Game of Jones Over/Under.
David Price playoff ERA - 3.50
Games next season with the Red Sox for Pablo Sandoval - 81
Playoff teams from the AL East - 2.5
Wins for the 2nd best team in the AFC East - 8.5
Rob Gronkowski TDs this Sunday - 0.5
Tony Massarotti opened up the Baseball Reporters discussing the expectations of the Boston Red Sox in the playoffs. John Harper, of the New York Daily News, joined Mazz to talk about David Ortiz’s final series at Yankee Stadium. Finally, Mazz talked about the Toronto Blue Jays and some potential playoff matchups for the Red Sox.
In the fourth and final Hour, Felger and Mazz discussed the New England Patriots and their quarterback situation heading into Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. To close out the show, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
During Hour 3, Felger and Massarotti got into the Boston Red Sox. What are their expectations going forward? Mike and Tony also discussed possible reasons for declining NFL ratings. Finally, the guys recapped Tom Brady’s interview with Jim Gray last night.
In Hour 2 of Felger and Mazz, the guys and Greg Bedard continued to break down NFL ratings and Josh McDaniels’ future. Mike and Tony took a look around the rest of the NFL in “10 Questions with Greg Bedard.” Finally, the guys discussed the play of linebacker Jamie Collins.
Felger and Massarotti were joined by Greg Bedard, of Sports Illustrated, and the guys kicked off the show previewing Sunday’s New England Patriots game against the Buffalo Bills. Tony and Greg also gave their “3 Ups and 3 Downs” from last Thursday’s win over the Houston Texans. Finally, the guys discussed the NFL’s ratings.
0:00- Bruins and Marchand Both Make Out with Contract Extension 6:54- Red Sox With a Chance to Clinch Tonight 14:56- Brady Shares Thoughts on Jacoby Brissett's Performance 22:02- Josh McDaniels' Next Opportunity is on the Horizon
Josh McDaniels' Next Opportunity is on the Horizon
Is Josh McDaniels coaching his way to his next big opportunity? Zolak and Bertrand react to reports saying that Josh McDaniels is once again in high demand for a head coaching job. The Patriots offensive coordinator is reportedly interested in taking on a less autonomous role this go-around and could be in many team's crosshairs come next offseason.
Brady Shares Thoughts on Jacoby Brissett's Performance
Tom Brady once again checked in with Jim Gray on Westwood One as his suspension enters the home stretch. Zo and Bertrand react to what Brady had to say about the quarterback play of Jacoby Brissett, and the job that the team has done playing their first 3 games in eleven days.
It's a dream scenario for your Boston Red Sox. The team enters action on Tuesday night with the magic number down to 1 and a chance to clinch the division in front of thousands of despondent Yankees fans in the Bronx. Zo and Beetle can practically taste the champagne as the A.L. East crown is within reach!
Bruins and Marchand Both Make Out with Contract Extension
Zolak and Bertrand opened Tuesday's show discussing the Brad Marchand contract extension that will see him remaining in Boston through the 2024-25 season. The guys tell you why this is a deal that is fair for both sides, and why the player and the team should all be happy.
Jeff Howe On Patriots' Quarterback Situation, Brady's Trip To Italy
The Boston Herald's Jeff Howe joined Toucher & Rich to discuss the injuries to quarterbacks Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett, and their status for Week 4 against the Bills, as well as Tom Brady's Italian getaway.
Tony Massarotti opened up the Baseball Reporters discussing the Boston Red Sox weekend series against the Tampa Bay Rays. Mazz also talked about some possible playoff matchups for the Red Sox. Finally, Tony talked about the tragic death of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez.
In the fourth and final Hour of a Re-Entry Monday, Felger and Mazz reset the day’s topics and continued to take calls on everything discussed today. To wrap up the day, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, Mike and Tony continued to take calls on a Re-Entry Monday. The guys also began to preview Sunday’s Patriots game against Rex Ryan and the Buffalo Bills. Finally, Felger and Mazz discussed the possibility of Pablo Sandoval returning to the Boston Red Sox this season.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz got into the New England Patriots and their quarterback situation heading into Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. Mike and Tony also talked about some of the other young quarterbacks in the NFL. Finally, the guys discussed the state of the Boston Bruins and tonight’s preseason opener against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Felger and Massarotti opened up the show discussing the Boston Red Sox, yesterday’s win over the Tampa Bay Rays, and possible playoff matchups. Mike and Tony also talked about Brad Marchand’s contract extension with the Boston Bruins.
Monday saw breaking news out of Bruins camp, where the team shored up their top goal scorer from a year ago as they signed Brad Marchand to an 8-year contract extension worth $48 million. Zolak and Bertrand react to the deal that will keep #63 in town for the foreseeable future.
Zo, Bertrand and Dan Shaughnessy of The Boston Globe take stock of the Patriots quarterback situation after it was revealed that Jacoby Brissett will need surgery for a thumb ligament, but may still be able to play. While the team doesn't appear too antsy to give up another roster spot for a new signal caller, it would appear that the quarterback situation will be dicey when the Bills come to town on Sunday.
The Red Sox swept the Tampa Bay Rays over the weekend to get to 11 wins in a row and dwindle the magic number down to 2. The team is riding an incredible hot streak at the seemingly right time, which has many optimistic that the team can make a great run in the postseason. But Zolak and Bertrand opened Monday's show wondering if this hot streak could lead to a lull at the wrong time.
Boomer Esiason On Bill Belichick, Patriots' Early-Season Success
Boomer Esiason joined Toucher & Rich on Monday, and said you can point to one man when it comes to New England's success. He also touched on Jimmy Garoppolo's injury, the Buffalo Bills' first win of the season and Rex Ryan's obsession with the Patriots.
Who is More Concerned About Jacoby Brissett's Performance, Brady or Garoppolo?
Jones and Keefe obviously open Friday's show recapping the Thursday night dominant display the Patriots put on the Texans with rookie QB Jacoby Brissett making his first career start. Also, which of the 2 Patriots quarterbacks that didn't play was sweating that game more for their own future in New England.
In the fourth and final Hour of an Agenda Free Friday, Felger and Mazz continued to take calls on everything discussed this week. To wrap up the show, we hear from Mad Mike and Squeaky Mazz in the Final Word with Jim Murray.
Chris Gasper, of the Boston Globe, joined Felger and Massarotti during Hour 3. The guys continued to break down last night’s New England Patriots 27-0 win over the Houston Texans. Mike, Tony, and Chris also talked a little Boston Red Sox and their road to the playoffs.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continued to discuss last night’s Patriots win over the Texans. Bob Socci, radio voice of the New England Patriots, joined Mike and Tony to talk about last night’s win and share his latest Hot Takes.
0:00- Patriots Keep Rolling While Surprising Everyone 9:26- Good Morning Football After a Big Pats Win 10:46- Why the Texans Were Stupid 19:36- Read and React 26:23- 15 Years Ago Today... The Hit That Changed Everything
15 Years Ago Today... The Hit That Changed Everything
It was the hit that changed everything for the Patriots. On September 23, 2001, Drew Bledsoe was hit by Mo Lewis of the New York Jets, suffering internal injuries. What happened next changed the course of New England Patriots history. On the anniversary, Albert Breer spoke to Drew Bledsoe for 'The MMQB' to hear the former QB's side of the story.
As we put a cap on the Patriots win over the Texans on Thursday night, we also get set for a fresh slate of games to come on Sunday as Hardy runs through all of the biggest story lines ahead of this weekend with Zo, Bertrand and Albert Breer of The MMQB in this edition of 'Read and React'.
Oh, let us count the ways! The Texans made this segment all too easy this week, as they made big mistake after big mistake on their way to a 27-0 loss to the Patriots. Zolak and Bertrand are joined by Albert Breer of TheMMQB as they trudge through all of the instances that the Texans showed their stupidity.