Mike Gorman of CSNNE called in to talk Celtics. Brian Billick called into the show, and Army veteran Greg Reynolds, a native of Dighton, MA, sat down with T&R to talk about playing football as an amputee.
Toucher & Rich had some fun at Media Day with Richard Sherman, Rob Gronkowski and Tom Brady. Ben Volin joined the guys on Radio Row after drinking lots of Maker's Mark at the media party the night before. Fred can't find a bathroom. Somebody asked LeGarrette Blount a question that could have gotten him in trouble.
Toucher & Rich play "Finish The Lyric" with Patriots players at Media Day. Media Day was a sea of dudes with a bunch of hot reporters mixed in. T&R went out last night with Gresh, Zo and others from the Sports Hub. WBZ's Barry Burbank called in to give the forecast in Boston...bad news: more snow is on the way.
Toucher & Rich started the show with a Patriots montage made by producer Mike Lockhart. The guys were surprised about the minimal DeflateGate talk at Media Day. Robert Kraft responds to Richard Sherman. Marshawn Lynch had his own podium at Media Day. After talking to people in Arizona, Rich is convinced his DeflateGate source is correct.
Toucher & Rich started the hour with a Patriots montage by producer Mike Lockhart. Albert Breer of the NFL Network called in. Wiggy, Zo and Bob Socci got the crowd pumped at the Patriots sendoff rally! The Gronkowski party bus is en route to Arizona. The golfer who said he got kidnapped was lying.
Boomer Esiason called in. Rich has a credible source who explained what happened to the Patriots footballs. What does the NFL have on New England? Will they be punished? Robert Kraft stood behind his coach and quarterback.
Rich has a reliable source who reached out to give him the story of what really happened to those footballs. NESN's Billy Jaffe called in to talk some Bruins. Meteorologist Barry Burbank called in to give the latest forecst and weather update. Rich wants to go to Vegas since they're so close by in Arizona.
Live from Radio Row, Toucher & Rich spoke with NESN's Billy Jaffe about the NHL All Star game and the brief reunion of Patrice Bergeron and Tyler Seguin on the ice. Jaffe also talked about how the NHL salary cap will be affected by the Canadian dollar and whether the Bruins are looking for rentals or keepers at the deadline.
Toucher & Rich are live from Radio Row in Arizona, two hour time difference and all. Can DeflateGate get any more ridiculous? Toucher & Rich then discuss everything that happened last night, including the Seahawks. Today is Super Bowl media day.