Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune called in to talk Patriots-Bears as well as the hapless Chicago Cubs. Peyton Manning is a control freak. He layed into the scoreboard operator in the postgame. The Bruins are gonna miss Zdeno Chara terribly.
The Bruins prepare for life without Chara. If he's out for the rest of the season, Fred thinks you have to start moving pieces and rebuild. Rosevelt Colvin calls in. Jay Cutler has an albatross of a contract. The Bruins gave Johnny Boychuk a standing ovation last night. Fred's not sure what to make of that. Kendrick Perkins and Brian Scalabrine also got standing ovations, so there's that.
The Broncos look unbeatable. Aqib Talib has been outstanding for Denver so far. There were some very questionable calls in that Thursday Night Football game. Albert Breer of the NFL Network called in. The worst case scenario just happened for the Bruins.
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.
Windy city radio host Matt Spiegel of 670 The Score called in to discuss Patriots-Bears from a Chicago perspective. Toucher & Rich reveal the top 30 goal songs in the NHL. Which horror movie villain has the highest body count? Find out!
The governor race in Vermont is heating up! The voice of the Bruins Dave Goucher called in. Brandon Marshall cleared the air last night about the state of the Bears locker room. The Royals turned their season around after the manager demanded they stopped playing 'Clash Of Clans.'
Adolo hit the streets. Shalise Manza Young called in to discuss the injury to Chandler Jones. The Bears need to follow the script of the Cowboys, and protect their inconsistent quarterback by running the ball more.