Joe Murray (in for Adam Jones) plays the Game of Jones on a Would You Rather Wednesday. Would you rather sit through 4 quarters of the Patriots 4th pre-season game, or 3 innings of a Rick Porcello start? Would you rather be a lawyer for the NFL or the NFLPA in the Brady case? Joe answers those and more.
NESN Patritos beat reporter Doug Kyed joined Joe Murray (in for Adam Jones) to discuss the latest Tom Brady news including Robert Kraft’s unexpected statement Wednesday morning, and the NFLPA’s official court filing to throw out Brady’s suspension.
Tony Massarotti kicked off the Baseball Reporters discussing Mookie Betts’ trip to the seven-day concussion disabled list. Mazz also broke down the Toronto Blue Jays trade of short-stop Jose Reyes for Colorado Rockies short-stop Troy Tulowitzki. Tony also began to preview trade options for the Boston Red Sox as Friday’s deadline approaches.
During the press conference right before the start of training camp, Belichick was in regular season form, giving the media the bare minimum. Bertrand and Jones discuss the questions asked to Belichick and what they got from the conference as a whole.
In this hour of Toucher & Rich, John Wallach and Marc Bertrand go head-to-head in 98 Mile III, CBSBostonsports.com's Mike Hurley joins the show to discuss everything DeflateGate, and T&R play internet police with an Indy reporter.
With Robert Kraft speaking today during the training camp press conference, he came out and bashed the NFL while stating his support for Brady. Bertrand and Jones reflect on whether or not Kraft's comments actually helped Brady's image after the ball deflation scandal.
A day after the appeal ruling from the NFL upheld Tom Brady's four game suspension, Brady released a statement on Facebook. Bertrand and Jones react on what the quarterback had to say after his suspension was upheld.
With the Brady suspension being upheld, Robert Kraft and Bill Belichick both spoke to the media for the start of training camp. Bertrand and Jones, filling in for Zolak, react to the statements made by both Kraft and Belichick.
Reports Say Brady Destroyed his Phone, Four-Game Suspension Likely to be Upheld
Beetle, Jones and Shaughnessy react to reports that surfaced on Wednesday from ESPN's Stephen A. Smith that Patriots QB Tom Brady destroyed his cellphone admist the Deflategate investigation, and that it is likely that Brady's original four game suspension will be upheld
Eric Wilbur of Boston.com joined Rich Keefe (in for Adam Jones) to discuss the U.S. Olympic Committee’s decision to pull Boston’s nomination from the 2024 Summer Olympic bid. The guy’s also discussed Pedro Martinez’s induction into the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Rich Keefe (in for Adam Jones) opened Monday’s show discussing the breaking news that Shane Victorino was traded to the Los Angeles Angels for infielder Josh Rutlidge, and how this will open up positions on the field as the team starts looking towards 2016.
Tony Massarotti kicked off the Baseball Reporters discussing the Boston Red Sox today trade of outfielder Shane Victorino and cash to the Los Angeles Angels for infielder Josh Rutledge. Mazz also talked about the season that Alex Rodriguez has been having. Should A-Rod be considered for the M.V.P. award? Finally, Tony looked back at the career of Pedro Martinez and his speech at yesterday’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continued to talk about Brady’s appeal and the pressure commissioner Roger Goodell could be facing from other NFL owners. Mike and Tony also discussed the Boston Red Sox weekend series with the Detroit Tigers and the play of David Ortiz. Finally, the guys broke down Pedro Martinez’s speech at yesterday’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
Felger and Massarotti kicked off the week discussing the latest in Tom Brady’s appeal hearing. Are the NFL and Brady closer to reaching an agreement? Mike and Tony also talked about the U.S. Olympic Committee pulling its bid for Boston to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.
With the Patriots training camp starting this week, Patriots safety Devin McCourty joins Bertrand and Adam Jones in studio. Listen to McCourty talk about his focus on the new season and getting back to playing football.
After David Ortiz followed Pedro Martinez's hall of fame induction with a monster two home run game, the Ortiz hall of fame chances were brought up once again. Bertrand and Jones discuss the chances that the long time Red Sox slugger has to get into the hall of fame.
With the Red Sox disappointing season and the Sox players underperforming, the trade deadline seems to be a good opportunity to change the roster for the future. Bertrand and Adam Jones discuss who on the Sox should be traded during the deadline.
Reports Say Owners Are Pressing Goodell For Brady Ruling
With the start of training camp quickly approaching, Brady's suspension is still standing at four games. Bertrand and Adam Jones talk about a couple owners who could be trying to influence the commissioner's decision on the Brady appeal hearing.
In this hour of Toucher & Rich, Dan Roche joins the show from Cooperstown, recapping a wonderful weekend for Pedro Martinez. They also listen to Adolfo's rogue rap for 98 Mile III and have some fun with some Hall of Fame audio.
During a re-entry Monday for Bertrand and Adam Jones filling in for Zolak, they discuss where the Brady appeal case stands during the week that training camp starts. Bertrand and Jones debate all of the different situations that could be brought up in regards to Brady's appeal ruling.