Jones and Keefe discussed what they are most looking forward to seeing when the Patriots begin practicing on Thursday morning. The guys also talked about the Jets and Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick ending their standoff and agreeing to a contract.
Belichick Says Preparing Garoppolo Is Patriots Priority
Jones and Keefe opened Wednesday’s show reacting to Bill Belichick’s opening press conference of training camp where he was surprisingly forthcoming about the Quarterback situation. The guys also discussed the Red Sox 4-3 loss to the Tigers at Fenway Park.
Jones and Keefe discussed the Celtics rounding out their roster over the weekend with the additions of Gerald Green and the re-signing of Tyler Zeller. The guys then debated whether those moves are enough to push the Celtics to the second best record In the Eastern Conference.
Boston Globe NFL writer Ben Volin joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss the NFL’s investigation of Peyton Manning, the Patriots placing several key players on the PUP list for the start of camp, and more.
Jae Crowder Seems Upset with Durant’s Decision to Join the Warriors
On Thursday Jae Crowder discussed the Celtics pitch to Kevin Durant and seemed upset about Durant’s eventual decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors. Jones and Mike Riley, in for Keefe, reacted to Crowder’s comments.
Jones discussed the Red Sox decision not to use Clay Buchholz on Wednesday night for a long relief appearance after Drew Pomeranz failed to get through four innings. If they’re not going to use him in that situation, Jones thinks he has no reason to be on the roster anymore.
Jones and Joe Murray, in for Keefe, opened Wednesday’s show discussing John Farrell’s decision to use Koji Uehara in a non-save situation on Tuesday night, which led to the aging closer getting injured.
Jones and Matt McCarthy, in for Keefe, talked about Kevin Durant’s recent comments on his meeting with the Celtics which, as Jones feared, makes it seem like Durant was more impressed by Tom Brady’s presence than anything the Celtics had to offer. The guys also talked about Pet Brock night over at Fenway Park.