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The Ex-Pats Podcast" from CSNNE.com features host Mike Giardi and former New England Patriots' Dan Koppen and Jerod Mayo. The guys will break down that weeks game and discuss the news of the week from a players perspective.

The Ex-Pats Podcast" from CSNNE.com features host Mike Giardi and former New England Patriots' Dan Koppen and Jerod Mayo. The guys will break down that weeks game and discuss the news of the week from a players perspective.
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The Ex-Pats Podcast" from CSNNE.com features host Mike Giardi and former New England Patriots' Dan Koppen and Jerod Mayo. The guys will break down that weeks game and discuss the news of the week from a players perspective.

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Episodes

Bias aside, Rob Ninkovich explains why his money is on the Patriots to beat the Chiefs

1/14/2019
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Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich break down the Patriots win over the Chargers, and preview the Patriots-Chiefs AFC Championship game. (1:00) Rob Ninkovich explains why he was so confident the Patriots would have no problem with the Chargers (3:00) Ninkovich explains why he is not being a homer when he says he would put his money on the Patriots against the Chiefs (7:00) Rob Ninkovich breaks down what the Patriots defense did that was so successful against the Chargers (9:30) Do the Patriots...

Duration:00:30:45

Rob Ninkovich attended the Bears game and accidentally dressed as an Eagles fan/ Ninkovich on how he would attack Chargers offense

1/7/2019
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Rob Ninkovich talks with Phil Perry about attending the Bears game this weekend, and why he was accidentally dressed as an Eagles fan. Ninkovich also breaks down the Patriots-Chargers game, and explains how he would attack the Chargers offense. (1:00) Rob Ninkovich was in attendance at the Chicago Bears game this weekend as a fan. He tells Phil Perry what it was like to see Bears fans deal with the crushing loss. (4:30) Ninkovich explains why he accidentally looked like an Eagles fan at the...

Duration:00:32:04

Patriots beat Jets and earn first-round bye; Which team do you want to play in the divisional round?

12/31/2018
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4:10 - Patriots beat the Jets and get the first-round bye in the playoffs. 6:20 - Did something click with Tom Brady? Did he get healthier from the previous week?. Rob Ninkovich says Brady just gained confidence. 9:05 - Josh McDaniels and the Patriots adding the missile motions to the playbook. How are defenses going to prepare against it? 14:10 - Patriots are using more two-back set than any team in football. 19:20 - Are you feeling better about the Patriots run defense now? 20:20 -...

Duration:00:28:36

Should you be encouraged by the win over the Bills?; Do the Patriots have enough in the passing game to win the Super Bowl?

12/24/2018
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In this epsiode of the Ex-Pats Podcast with Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich... 5:30 - Was this an encouraging win over the Bills? It might not have been pretty, but the Patriots got the job done. 7:05 - Patriots passing offense has really struggled recently, and now they have lost a offensive weapon with Josh Gordon. Do they have enough in the passing game to win a Super Bowl? 9:05 - The AFC seems wide open this year. Ravens are a team that would have no fear playing the Patriots in the...

Duration:00:28:55

How bad was the loss to the Steelers? Comparing 2009 Patriots to this team

12/17/2018
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2:05 - How bad was the loss to the Steelers? Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich debate. 8:10 - Is there a motivation issue with this team after all the recent success? 10:30 - How much talent do the Patriots actually have? Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski, and Julian Edelman all seem a little bit banged up. 14:10 - Steelers played better against the Patriots on defense than they normally do. Patriots offense was not able to generate enough chances. 16:00 - Brady is feeling the pressure in the pocket...

Duration:00:33:38

How are the Patriots going to move on from their defeat in Miami?

12/10/2018
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In this episode of the Ex-Pats Podcast with Phil Perry and Troy Brown: 04:18- Why was Devin McCourty missing from the field on the final play of the game? 12:30- Patriots defense: Running defense's big plays and ability to handle an unpredictable offense 20:50- James White and Gordon are doing better than expected 26:06- Brady's knee brace: was it an injury or just uncomfortable? 33:40- Troy Brown gives out his "Vitch" of the week

Duration:00:37:34

Is the Patriots defense that good? or were the Vikings overrated?

12/3/2018
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Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich break down the Patriots win over the Vikings. (1:00) Were the Patriots real good? or were the Vikings just bad? (5:00) Rob Ninkovich breaks down what the Patriots defense did scheme wise successfully against the Vikings. (9:30) How overrated are the Vikings? (12:00) Why was the Patriots offense so “check down” heavy against Vikings? (14:30) Rob Ninkovich discusses how tough it is to play down in Miami (19:00) Ninkovich gives a grade on how good of a trash talker...

Duration:00:29:00

What does Rob Ninkovich think about Cordarrelle Patterson's "grab" on Sunday?

11/26/2018
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Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich give their takeaways from the Patriots win over the Jets. Rob Ninkovich explains why a well balanced offense is even more important now for Tom Brady later in his career, and reacts to Cordarrelle Patterson's "grab on Sunday. Rob Ninkovich discusses his decision to retire when he did, and how conscious current players should be for their future health. (2:00) Rob Ninkovich explains why he absolutely hates the Jets, and always has. (5:00) Why did the Patriots...

Duration:00:31:46

Patriots need to "burn the tape" after embarrassing loss to Titans

11/12/2018
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NBC Sports Boston Patriots insider Phil Perry is joined by Rob Ninkovich to break down the Patriots 34-10 Week 10 loss to the Tennessee Titans: 2:51 - "This is the worst loss in November under Bill Belichick." Phil observes that the Patriots seemed confused in the locker room after the tough loss to the Titans. 4:12 - Rob Ninkovich says that the big-picture takeaway from the loss is that the Patriots "got their ass kicked" and that they need to "take that whole day and bury it." 7:09 -...

Duration:00:40:07

Sebastian Vollmer helps break down Patriots win over Packers

11/6/2018
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Former Patriots offensive lineman Sebastian Vollmer joins Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich on this week's Ex-Pats Podcast: 0:30 - Phil and Rob catch up with Sebastian Vollmer as the Ex-Pat recalls stories from his time with New England. 14:50 - Vollmer discusses what the Patriots offensive line did well in the Patriots 31-17 victory over the Green Bay Packers and how the unit's success allowed Cordarrelle Patterson to have a breakout night. 18:50 - Ninkovich and Vollmer discuss how the...

Duration:00:27:57

Ups and downs in win over Bills and a quiet trade deadline

10/31/2018
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Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich break down the Patriots Week 8 win over the Buffalo Bills and discuss the team's inactivity at the NFL trade deadline and what it means for the team going forward. 3:01 - "The Bills played tremendous on defense . . . but they are the worst offense in the NFL." 5:39 - Phil and Nink discuss the Patriots' own success on defense despite dealing with trick plays from a desperate Buffalo offense. 11:33 - Phil wonders if the crowd noise contributed to the Patriots...

Duration:00:28:30

Phil and Ninkovich break down the Patriots close victory over the Bears on Sunday

10/22/2018
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In this episode of the Ex-Pats Podcast with Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich: 1:56 - Breaking down the Patriots vs. Bears matchup and discuss some of the uncharacteristic mistakes made by New England. 4:56 - Patriots interior pass rush vs the Bears defensive line 8:05 Adam Butler replacing Deatrich Wise on the defensive line 11:05 - Jonathan Jones making a great interception 12:00 - Mitch Trubisky making mistakes throwing the ball 13:50 Gronkowski’s back issues 16:56 Dont'a Hightower’s...

Duration:00:30:01

Rob Ninkovich defends his comments about Travis Kelce, takeaways from Patriots win over Chiefs

10/15/2018
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(1:30) Rob Ninkovich gives his takeaways from the Patriots win over the Chiefs (3:00) How does the speed and talent of the Chiefs rank amongst the best Ninkovich has seen? (5:00) How has the run game been able to improve in the past two weeks? Will it continue to be a theme? (8:30) Is there a concern that the Patriots cannot get enough pressure on quarterbacks? (15:00) Rob Ninkovich discusses calling Travis Kelce a ‘glorified receiver’ (22:00) Why is Gillette not a loud stadium? Is it the...

Duration:00:26:15

Troy Brown talks about Edelman's return and locker room personalities

10/8/2018
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Troy Brown replaces Rob Ninkovich in this week's episode to break down the Patriots Week 5 victory over the Colts with host Phil Perry. 1:32 - Troy Brown discusses Julian Edelman's return to the field and Belichick's decision to get him involved in the passing game early. 5:23 - Phil asks Troy if receivers new to the Patriots organization have trouble adjusting to Tom Brady's style with certain routes. 8:56 - Troy and Phil discuss how Brady picked about the Colt's zone defense, especially...

Duration:00:29:56

Rob Ninkovich on workouts with Julian Edelman, and why we should ease expectations

10/1/2018
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Phil Perry and Rob Ninkovich break down the Patriots huge win over the Dolphins, and what they can build off going forward. (3:30) How was the defense able to improve so much against the Dolphins? What did they do different? (6:00) How key was Dont’a Hightower’s performance to the dominance on defense? (13:00) How confident are we in the Patriots upcoming matchups?(15:00) How important was running the ball in the Patriots success? (17:30) What should our expectations be for Sony Michel?...

Duration:00:36:16

Rob Ninkovich gives his keys to Patriots turning things around

9/24/2018
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(1:00) Rob Ninkovich voices his biggest concerns after seeing the Patriots lose the Lions. (6:00) What can the coaching staff do to turn things around for the Patriots? (8:30) Is there just a talent deficiency on Patriots? (12:00) Which player can motivate the Patriots to get better? (13:00) What defensive changes would Nink make to switch things up? (16:00) What does Bill Belichick say to his team after such a rough start? (18:30) Rob Ninkovich reacts to Gronk confirming he threatened to...

Duration:00:24:30

Rob Ninkovich is not sold on Josh Gordon being a ‘Patriots type guy’

9/17/2018
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Rob Ninkovich and Phil Perry react to the Patriots drafting Josh Gordon, and debate how long it will take for him to earn the Patriots trust. (3:30) How much did loss to the Jaguars factor into bringing in Josh Gordon? (5:30) Will Chris Hogan be angry losing targets to Josh Gordon? (12:00) How long can Josh Gordon last on talent alone? (13:00) How can the “Patriots way” lead Josh Gordon down the right path? (20:00) Breaking down the Patriots loss to the Jaguars, what can the Patriots learn...

Duration:00:29:35

Rob Ninkovich gives his first impressions of Patriots defense/ Dont’a Hightower on his return to the field

9/10/2018
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Rob Ninkovich and Phil Perry break down the Patriots week 1 win over the Texans. (5:00) Ninkovich gives his first impressions of the Patriots defense under Brian Flores. (8:30) Will the Texans offensive line be the worst line the Patriots face this season? (11:20) What grades do we give the Patriots offense after game 1? (17:00) Dont’a Hightower joins our crew to break down the Patriots week 1 win, and how it felt to be back on the field. (21:00) Rob Ninkovich gives his studs and duds from...

Duration:00:29:57

Former NFL QB Bruce Gradkowski wants the Patriots to draft fellow Toldeo QB

4/26/2018
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Mike Giardi is joined by former NFL quarterback Bruce Gradkowski to discuss the 2018 Draft Class, including Logan Woodside from his alma mater, Toledo. Gradkowski talks about his draft experience and how the combine results are way overblown in terms of translating to success in the league.

Duration:00:28:21

Greg Cosell from NFL Films talks NFL Draft

4/25/2018
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Mike Giardi chats with Executive Producer of "NFL Matchup" (and NFL Films) Greg Cosell to talk about some of the players that have been linked to the New England Patriots in one way or another for the 2018 NFL Draft. Players discussed in this episode include Louisville QB Lamar Jackson (1:50), Oklahoma St. QB Mason Rudolph (4:55), Washington St. QB Luke Falk (7:13), Maryland WR DJ Moore (9:45), offensive tackles Kolton Miller of UCLA and Connor Williams of Texas (11:37), Edge prospect...

Duration:00:24:10