Toucher & Rich are fascinated by the Vermont governor's race. Fantasy expert Dave Richard called in to provide his Week 8 advice. Bruins forward Reilly Smith called in. There's another London game this week, so Fred took that as an opportunity to whip out his famous Brandon Meriweather impression...Big Bang Clock!
Bruins right winger Reilly Smtih called in to T&R to talk about the Johnny Boychuk trade and facing him tonight, the difference between Dallas and Boston, his summer as a free agent hold out and the team's improved play of late.
Because of the heavy rains everyone's commute was a real treat this morning, which makes the idea of the Olympics in Boston even more absurd. Kansas City evened the World Series at a game apiece against San Francisco. Former Red Sox Jake Peavy pitched decent until the sixth inning. One writer wants Buster Posey to be the new face of baseball without Derek Jeter, even though Mike Trout is the more logical choice. Roger Goodell will have to testify in the Ray Rice appeal.
Bruins insider Joe Haggerty talked to Toucher & Rich about Johnny Boychuk's impact on the Islanders, the resurgence of Milan Lucic and potential trades the Bruins can make to add a first line right winger.
Adam Jones isn't feeling a good vibe around the 2014 Patriots, much like in 2009. When you add up the Logan Mankins trade, Tom Brady's unhappiness, and Revis getting sent home, the vibe coming off this team isn't encouraging.
In the fourth and final Hour, Felger and Mazz continue to discuss the Patriots. Mike and Tony also got back into the start of the World Series. Dan the Angry Call Screener was called into the studio to talk about Darrelle Revis’ absence from practice yesterday. Finally, it’s the Final Word with Marc Bertrand.
Paul Perillo, of Patriots Football Weekly, joined Felger and Massarotti during Hour 3 to talk some Pats. How big of a loss is Chandler Jones? It was also reported that Darrelle Revis was sent home yesterday by Bill Belichick for showing up late to practice. Finally, the guys and Paul preview Sunday’s Patriots game against the Chicago Bears.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continued to talk about the Patriots and the team’s potential interest in recently waived defensive end Michael Sam. Is Sam a fit for the Pats? The guys went on to discuss the start of the World Series last night between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants. Is this match-up bad for the sport of baseball?