During hour 3 of the show, Hardy and Zo are joined by Sean Grande who talks about the Celtics and how the injuries have hurt the team's depth. The guys also get into more detail on Malcolm Butlers comments to Jeff Howe. They also take some calls including a classic one from Paulie in the truck.
Hardy is in for Beatle and during the first hour, he and Zolak talked about Ndamukong Suh possibly signing with the Patriots as a free agent. They also discussed Malcolm Butlers first comments on why he didn't play in the Super Bowl after signing as a free-agent with Tennessee.
On the final hour of Zolak & Bertrand, more Patriots and NFL talk as the official start of the Free Agency period inches closer and closer. Would you rather have Richard Sherman vs Aqib Talib? Debate ensues. The guys wonder who the call screener is for a minute and finally Thursday’s takeaways put a bow on the day.
The Patriots seem to be ALL-IN on free agency trying to buff up their defense significantly with reports of them being interested and extending offers to high name players. Zo and Beetle get lost in translation for a minute and it’s the Hardy show for a little bit this hour. Also, Boston comedian Lenny Clarke makes a special appearance down at the TD Garden and joins Zo and Beetle on air. The voice of the Celtics Sean Grande talks to the guys on everything Celtics including his thought on...
Zolak and Bertrand are at the Star Market Studio today ahead of the Bruins and Flyers tonight. They dive right into David Backes being suspended 3 games for his hit on Red Wings’ Fran Nielsen and the guys weren’t having any of it. Your calls on the suspension are taken and to wrap up the first hour they touch on Patriots news and NFL trades as well as potential transactions.
Adam Jones opens up tonight's show with alongside Matt McCarthy and dives into the age of communication and Breaking News in 2018 which is obviously social media. A report from the NFL Combine via Ian Rappaport saying that Gronk is expected to return and play for the Patriots in the 2018 season has the All-Star tight end responding via twitter saying...... #Clueless. Is this a direct response to the news circling today about him?
The final hour of Felger & Mazz features BREAKING NEWS, everything talked about today and your calls. Al Michaels also spoke about Malcolm Butler since he was able to watch him the week leading up the Super Bowl. Rob Gronkowski also tweeted during the program and it sent everyone into a tizzy. The Final Word featuring Wiggy puts a bow on today’s show.
On this hour of Felger & Mazz, Rob Gronkowski future is discussed some more and his relationship with the team. Also, former co-worker of the guys Michael Hurley, writes about Tom Brady’s on-going struggle to keep the Patriots happy and have his personal trainer Alex Guerrero take care of him. Hour 3 wraps up with thoughts on the Bruins and the Red Sox filing a petition to rename Yawkey Way.
It's a Role Play Thursday on the Game of Jones, and it wouldn't be complete without an impromptu surprise appearance from Sarge himself. Jones is several important and accomplished people in this addition of Game of Jones.
Doug Kyed, Patriots beat reporter for NESN, speaks with Jones about everything Patriots including the chaos that would ensue if Rob Gronkowski decides to retire from football early and the Patriots biggest needs this offseason along with more.
The thought of big ol' loveable Gronk not playing football anymore is slowly becoming more and more of a talking point. Jones brings up a story from Tom Curran and Gronk's future endeavors if he chooses to pursue them outside of football. How would the Patriots fare if Gronk decides to call it a footabll career early?
If Bill Belichick is out of here in a year or so, which has been reported that he might be "year-to-year", should Josh McDaniels, who might be the heir apparent to take over after Belichick, take over as impromptu GM? Is that Nick caserio's job, or even if Bill Belichick is the coach for only one more season does he still make the decisions that will affect the football team long after he's gone?
Ron Borges of the Boston Herald published a story late last night stating that Tom Brady want to get paid like Jimmy Garoppolo just did or he will skip OTA's in the summer. Just this morning that story has been taken off the internet and is wildly reported as false now. Jones and Joe Murray in for Cattles have some fun with the failed story that would have set New England in a frenzy.
Only 3 and a half months after the Patriots trade Jimmy Garoppolo for 1 2nd round pick, the 49ers and QB Jimmy G have agreed to a five-year, $137.5 million contract. That is the biggest deal in NFL history on a average-per-year basis. $90 million will be heading his way in the first 3 years. Cha-ching.
In a shocking turn of events, after agreeing to terms with the Colts Tuesday morning, Josh McDaniels does not sign any contract and stays with the New England Patriots. Jones and Cattles dig in deep to this huge news regarding the Patriots.
It's 2018 so when someone goes to Instagram to post and someone else likes it, then that is their seal of approval right? Well Malcolm Butler who played only 1 special teams snap in Super Bowl LII voiced his displeasure by disspelling all the rumors swirling around why he was benched and several prominent Patriots players of today and years past 'liked' the statement he posted, including one Tom Brady. With arguably the quarterback of thedefense in Dont'a Hightower liking a rant by former...
In the final hour of the program, Jones and Cattles talk about the uncertainty for the Patriots heading into off season. They also discuss reports of locker room issues as well as look further into why Malcolm Butler did not play on defense. You will also hear today’s takeaways and a few calls.
Jones and Cattles discuss Malcolm Butler and if he was a big loss to team. Jones also questions if the Patriots has some outside dsitractions leading up to the Super bowl. The guys also mix in some phone calls.
Jones and Cattles are in for Beatle and Zo. During this hour they talk about Bill Belichick and some of his decisions in the Super Bowl including not playing Malcolm Butler on defense. The guys also ask is it fair to criticize Josh Mcdaniels. They also take a bunch of callers who give their take on the game.
Adam Jones and Nick Cattles are in for Zo & Beatle. During the first hour they recap the Super Bowl and talk about why the Patriots couldn't stop the Eagles. They also discuss the future of Gronk, Belichick, Mcdaniels and Malcom Butler. The guys also take a bunch of phone calls.