Zolak and Bertrand react to a giant piece of history made on Sunday. It was the 201st win of Tom Brady's illustrious career, further cementing his spot atop the list of greatest quarterbacks in NFL history.
It was more bad than stupid, but we combed through the game broadcast and found some reasons that the losing team was less than smart with their game execution in this edition of Why the Rams Were Stupid.
Some Good, Some Bad to Take from Pats Win Over Rams
Zolak and Bertrand begin Monday's show with their thoughts on the Patriots relatively easy dismantling of the Los Angeles Rams in Foxboro. While there is plenty of good to take away from quarterback Tom Brady's 201st career victory to put him on the top of the all-time list of quarterback wins, some with a critical eye were able to see things that the Pats could improve on.
Boomer Esiason Looks Ahead To Patriots-Ravens; Blasts New York Daily News Writer
Boomer Esiason of WFAN and CBS' The NFL Today joined Toucher & Rich to look ahead to next Monday's Patriots-Ravens game, discuss the loss of Rob Gronkowski, and blast New York Daily News writer Manish Mehta on his recent report about Darrelle Revis.
Can you believe it’s already Week 13? There are only two teams off this week, the Tennessee Titans and Cleveland Browns have the final byes of the season.
For many of you this is may be a crucial make-or-break week, so you might be wondering whether your key players taking the field at less than 100 percent can still produce big numbers. Mike and Tucker will touch on that, the Falcons/Chiefs and Seahawks/Panthers match ups, and what to do with Lamar Miller. While there aren’t a lot of options on the wire this week, they’ll give you some names to look for. And if you play daily fantasy, Mike has some picks, rankings, tips, and advice for you this week
Adam Jones opens up going over the detailed statement that the New England Patriots released alongside the Gronkowski family regarding Rob Gronkowski. Jones gives a very strong opinion on the Patriots Super Bowl hopes after the loss of Gronk.
In the fourth and final Hour of an Agenda Free Friday, Felger and Mazz rest and continued to take calls on all the topics from the week. To close out the week, we hear from Squeaky Mazz and Mad Mike in the Final Word with Jim Murray.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz discussed Hall of Fame voting in Major League Baseball. Bob Socci, the radio voice of the New England Patriots, joined Mike and Tony to talk about Rob Gronkowski’s back surgery and Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams. Finally, the guys talked about the historical impact of the 2001 Patriots.
Bert Breer of TheMMQB.com joins Zo and Bertrand in studio as we continue to talk about the impact of the loss of Rob Gronkowski, after the tight end announced he would undergo back surgery that will end his season.
How Will Patriots Manage Players in Wake of Gronk Injury?
Zo and Beetle wonder if the injury to Rob Gronkowski will change the way that the Patriots approach protecting their star and key players going forward for the rest of this season, to preserve health for the playoffs.
The Patriots and Rob Gronkowski announced yesterday that the big tight end will be lost for at least the remainder of the regular season and most of the playoffs after he undergoes back surgery on Friday. Yet again, the Patriots are left without one of the biggest playmakers in the NFL as we head down the stretch and get set for the playoffs. Zo and Bertrand tell you how big of a loss this will be for the Patriots.
On this hour: Kickers and punters try teir hand at comedy. Bert Breer from MMQB calls in to discuss how Gronkowski's injury will effect his career and the Patriots season. Nick went out to the bruins game for a Bruins recap and should the Bruins change their goal song?
In Hour 2, Felger and Murray continue to react to the Gronkowski back surgery news. Can the Patriots make the Super Bowl without Gronkowski? Vic Carucci, of the Buffalo News, joined Mike and Jim to discuss the timing of Rob Gronkowski’s back injury.
0:00 - Rob Gronkowski's Back Injury is Concerning
7:12 - Jon Heyman Might Not Vote for Curt Schilling
18:34 - Dan Shaughnessy is DEFINITELY NOT Voting for Curt Schilling
26:36 - Bruins Defenseman Torey Krug
32:33 - Paternity Leave Research with Billy Jaffe
38:20 - GRONK TO HAVE BACK SURGERY
In regards to Al Horford missing Monday's game for the birth of his daughter, Zo and Beetle ask Bruins analyst Billy Jaffe his opinion on the matter and what is legally given for paternity leave is also discussed.
Torey Krug joins Zolak and Bertrand like he does every week talking B's as he and his team have a home game against the Hurricanes tonight. More talks about fighting and the disappointing shootout loss against the Flyers on Tuesday.
Dan Shaughnessy is DEFINITELY NOT Voting for Curt Schilling
A regular guest on Zolak and Bertrand, Dan Shaughnessy of the Boston Globe, calls in to tell the guys that he is absolutely not voting for Curt Schilling because of his personality and the things he says.
Insider at the MLB Network, Jon Heyman joins Zo and Beetle on his decision that he is probably not going to vote Curt Schilling into the Hall of Fame based on controversial social media tweets among other traits to his character.