We discuss Bob McNair's now infamous quotes about the Patriots, and how his comments, uniformed as they may be, are probably representative of other NFL owners, and thus the reason Roger Goodell can push forward with this situation without worrying about blowback from the owners.

[0:00:01] ... So yesterday. The Houston Texans held their their kickoff luncheon like last night the patriots had their annual gala to benefit the Myra Kraft foundation. Yesterday to Houston Texans had their their kickoff luncheon. Their owner Bob McNair. Answered questions that were posed to him by 610 radio CBS Houston dot ...
[0:00:54] ... had to say. And it appeared but we're told is that the Houston Texans old the audio. And they were releasing the audio it's almost like Bob McNair is on food bop craftsman like that as well today they released the audio give them credit for that. Now we don't have the questions that were asked we don't have the follow ups they gave us little snippets here but I give him do you guys we've got forum here. First Bob McNair owner Houston Texans was asked what escalated to deflate gates situation. What escalated the whole thing is. That you know. Brady and the patriots were ...
[0:02:57] ... it up with well what if what if JJ watt was in Tom Brady's position. And was being accused of something in there wasn't any evidence. It's it is JJ watt I think he would have been cooperative. And it wouldn't be a question. But I mean I don't think JJ would you know destroy his cellphone. Okay. So we begin our this is where where you begin you you didn't read the wealth report. He didn't read it he hasn't had anybody explain it to him he doesn't know Ted Wells said that the patriots were cooperative Tom Brady was co whopper to wealth report. But I know. And I think that this is I'm I'm I'm really thankful for Bob ...
[0:04:50] ... difference. But what the drawback of the patriots winning all of their Super Bowls. By three or four points on the drawback is people look at and certainly don't mean. I didn't have twelve pro bowlers. That they're not really that it would help Calvin Johnson Dez Bryant type receiver. I don't have a JJ watt on defense. They don't have Bill Belichick great coach and all that stood up and get a system court how they doing this. And this may want a level ...






Dale, Michael and Jerry check in with Red Sox interim manager Torey Luvollo.

[0:01:29] ... game last night eight and these guys are down two runs got David Ortiz at the plate. Two guys on rookie Brett. Takes off for third base that just a couple of questions one the is ...
[0:06:23] ... and he deserves all the credit. Tori what what do you think Hanley Ramirez's biggest challenge will be the first base. Well I just feel like there's a lot of different. Full workday that that comes ...
[0:07:33] ... a little bit of time but he's got a great until instructor Brian Butterfield and other breaking it down. Is that to the basic minimum and I think he'll be able to do. I Torre subtle listener question. Got a question you wanna ask the manager just visit WEEI dot com slash Mohegan. To submit your question for our weekly interview with chosen you could be dining we John Farrell at Mohegan Sun during the post season so. Today's question comes from Glen Henrikson of sterling mass who wants that help. Did you ask John Farrell for advice on who should be playing at this stage of the season what do you make the personnel decisions on your ...





Michael Holley is back and he has thoughts on what he's missed while he was gone... including Don Orsillo and NESN.

[0:09:09] ... a job if he'd just done that lets see that we've decided Hanley Ramirez and no one no longer be in the outfield. Has anybody said that before everybody like that before Jackie unless I don't ...
[0:10:06] ... a calling it the BBC outfield that's fine Miami now works for Bill Bradley bets and cast the other two high browser half an hour program across the street and but it still deviate throughout the way they're aligning it today is the way I wanna see the regular alignment day in and day out next season. What they're doing is preparing for next season if Hanley Ramirez is on this team and I think Dave Dombrowski will desperately trying to unload in this offseason. But a piece here is going to be first baseman is going to be a platoon first baseman. And maybe if you've got Christian Vasquez and Blake's why art on this team. Find out one of them to play first base on the days they're not catching the way they are approaching this thing seems so intelligent to me. And welcome to give Dombrowski to credit until I nova. Oh and and he deserves it because. Bench Eric that was asked that at a press conference do you have any plans to move Hanley Ramirez the first to try him out he said unequivocally no. And it's he wasn't gonna yell if you was still here. In ...
[0:11:58] ... you continue until he just can't go anymore you try to trade Hanley Ramirez but. The only the only issue I have with that is that he's going to be a platoon first baseman while. What ...
[0:12:55] ... was Jerry Jones called bring him. The person decide to bring in Hanley Ramirez is going awfully five year old scouting report. Well you know wanted to great hitters one of the great contemporary hitters who used to be five years ago. But if you look at its full time seasons and here we got we got another full time player slugging percentage under 500 we're slugger. Well hope he gets under 800. So what do you mitigating and talking about that price tag. It's still somebody. On Hanley Ramirez what do you say paid them yourself OK. You owe me. You know you got got the best of me five years ago we made another trade so once you. What do you say did you start off by saying. You can have Hanley Ramirez how much of his contractor I have to eat. Night somewhere there's a price there's a dollar figure and it might be ...






We discuss the latest from Judge Berman in the deflategate case, and what it might mean.

[0:05:47] ... he could at that exact time issue an injunction on behalf of Tom Brady thereby negating everything I'm gonna say after. Because the problem is going to be if he doesn't issued the injunction. But he ...
[0:20:24] ... players have got to be gone if they're gonna do this to Tom Brady what bacon academy. But the bottom line is most players just wanna play football they wanna avoid distractions I mean Tom Brady wouldn't comment on this that there were Peyton Manning. No way in Haiti's. He would be focusing in on just here trying ...
[0:22:25] ... map that they are all doing like when I love to get Tom Brady off the field for a month. Damn right I would especially everybody in the AFC that struck going to be jockeying for ...
[0:24:17] ... my third one for the day McNair. Talking about he does want Tom Brady punished. Then goes on to say is there anything conclusive there now you don't have any conclusive evidence. I probable but not ...






We close out the Dale and Holley program with some of the best sound of the day that you may have missed.

[0:00:30] ... that sound that everybody wants to hear in the country in. Is Houston Texans owner Bob McNair taking shots that Tom Brady and the patriots. We've read and read the quotes okay. The gas station in which I'm which he did that interview identifies ...
[0:01:51] ... intelligent things he says if you listen. Judge Berman he's saying what Tom Brady novels were better in the second half that would regulate this apple ball. Under that argument from Iraq moment a bit this ...
[0:02:50] ... this kind of dictatorship power Montreal. Yes who came to the party. Tom Brady Lucy what happened in the CBA. There might see it Kessler and in these Smith cliff would you not putting now to go before a commission be domestic Google can't we have got a problem. Tom Brady had to go for a ride prevail. Texas okay. Yeah that'd be in the also said Bob Brady is one of the ...
[0:04:01] ... verb is what you white suit white. He's got a problem with Tom Brady and he's convinced of his guilt. I don't understand it words at par and frankly it's no mystery murder technology sometimes confuses ...






We discuss the NFL's insistence and inconsistency when they continue to rely on the term 'integrity' throughout this deflategate process.

[0:00:50] ... just weeded out. I think I will be announcing my ruling on Tom Brady suspension to date via Twitter at 4 PM eastern standard time. Now this a little tidbit for the boys and girls who ...
[0:03:46] ... were in the NFL office but we're just guessing. But it was Troy Vincent and in date guardian and who Webber might cancel whoever the the any got multiple sources because they were all reading off ...
[0:05:56] ... the blame for that with judge Berman. Yes that's OK if I'm Tom Brady and Jeffrey Kessler and I'm sitting in in judge government's courtroom. You know the first of the three sessions the 13 weeks ago or weeks it'll never once. I walked out of that courtroom and I Satan them in the packet that SUV with Tom Brady and I'm Jeffrey Kessler writes it probably selling nothing. I mean we have them. He doesn't like their case at all he made it click yes like their case why would we give up anything here. And I would Tom Brady wouldn't wreck but that's why am blaming Berman a little bit here 'cause I don't know the skills of of forcing a ...
[0:08:27] ... and I don't you dangle that journey and I do think that. Tom Brady in the league I'm talking about. Berman who everybody has said from the beginning it seems like he wants a settlement that ...






In honor of the benching of RGIII, we talk about four athletes who went from the top to the bottom real fast.
We check in with the head coach of the Patriots on a Pats Monday to get his take on the win over Carolina, pre-season game number four, and the numerous cuts to the team's roster he must make in the upcoming weeks.
We check in with Gary Myers of the NYDN about his tweets reporting the NFL's best settlement offer to Brady... a one game reduction for a full admission of guilt. The offer obviously went nowhere.
We wrap up a Monday with some of the best sound bites you may have missed.

[0:01:03] ... aired on MTV and we can now officially make the statement that. Kanye West has lost his damn mind. I still don't understand awards show us I don't understand what the biggest apple not the biggest ...
[0:02:43] ... still edgy rightly that the formula here it goes back though. Weapon Marilyn Monroe nail it if not in a moment on anybody that wants to see Miley signed a contract I hear she just like. ...
[0:06:27] ... Has taken a downward spiral remember when that was the Harbaugh Harbaugh Super Bowl in the father was everywhere he created everything well guess what. Created everything and I'm giving him credit for these two jerks ...
[0:07:04] ... put the courtroom sketch artist Jane Rosenberg had another shot to drop Tom Brady today in federal court but before she did. She told the media she's been practicing indoors it's much better job. Deal for ...