Alex Reimer

Alex Reimer is the only man in Boston who owns a J.D. Drew jersey. Prior to joining WEEI, he contributed to Forbes, Boston Magazine, SB Nation and the Boston Herald. In addition to writing for WEEI.com, Alex is a frequent member of the Kirk & Callahan casting couch.

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    Boston Globe--USA Today
    October 20, 2017 - 11:56 am
    Aaron Hernandez corresponded with many pen pals while he was incarcerated –– even getting flirty with his female writing buddies. In one letter , which was leaked in February 2016, the disgraced ex-tight end slammed Robert Kraft for being “non loyal.” One of the earliest letters Hernandez wrote is...
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    Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
    October 20, 2017 - 10:08 am
    Former Patriots cornerback Brandon Browner is becoming a regular presence on TMZ. That’s rarely a good thing. The celebrity gossip website reports the NFL veteran was arrested in Los Angeles in May for cocaine possession. Browner was taken into custody May 25 for possession of a controlled...
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    Stew Milne/USA Today Sports
    October 19, 2017 - 11:20 am
    It’s no secret that national NFL ratings are on the decline. But local ratings are too, which is arguably even more concerning to the league While much of the attention at the league meetings this week focused on the national anthem protests, it turns out sliding ratings numbers were at the top of...
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    Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports
    October 18, 2017 - 3:56 pm
    The NFL has made a decision regarding its national anthem policy. It wants players to stand for the national anthem, but won’t punish those who kneel or sit. In other words, after two days of meetings between owners and players, absolutely nothing has changed. League owners met with socially active...
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    Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports
    October 18, 2017 - 12:20 pm
    A plethora of professional athletes showed support for Celtics forward Gordon Hayward after he fractured his ankle during the first few minutes of the NBA opener Tuesday. But perhaps the most meaningful message, at least symbolically, came from someone who played in his last NBA game nearly 50...
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    October 18, 2017 - 10:22 am
    Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy says he stands by his explicit three-year-old rant against ESPN anchor Sam Ponder, in which he called her a “prude” and told her to “sex it up and be slutty.” But he also understands why she took offense to his words and credits ESPN management for standing...
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    Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
    October 18, 2017 - 9:10 am
    It was a tumultuous offseason for Kyrie Irving and LeBron James, who were mired in perhaps the biggest NBA melodrama of the summer. Irving reportedly blindsided James when he asked out of Cleveland, and says he didn’t consult the best player in the league on his trade request. Further complicating...
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    Ken Blaze/USA Today Sports
    October 17, 2017 - 11:34 pm
    Normal people showed empathy when Gordon Hayward fractured his ankle in the first few minutes of the Celtics’ season-opener against the Cavaliers Tuesday. But Skip Bayless viewed it as an opportunity to put down LeBron James. Bayless declared Hayward’s injury now makes it easier for James to choke...
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