Dale, Michael and Jerry discuss the Tom Verducci piece in SI that says the Sox will live or die with their bats this year.

[0:02:49] ... pretender. If if you don't have somebody like a Clayton Kershaw or Felix Hernandez he needs somebody who in October. Can pretend. To be that guy for a month. So does anybody on this staff. Have ...
[0:04:47] ... is superior athlete. But he's just in the he's learning is learning Senator Obama on the team he's got to make the team he should all that but he's a converted infielder. He hasn't. Played in ...
[0:05:56] ... not willing. Oh wait for Bogart stick come along and I wanted Stephen Drew and it and I admitted at the time on panicky because they think that's the season was salvageable. And I think that ...
[0:08:53] ... through age 25. Than any pitcher in the past quarter century except Felix Hernandez CC sabathia and Clayton Kershaw. Now there's potential. For some of these guys to be really good and as you said they ...






We tackle four topics that focus on game-changing contract signings in recent Boston sports history.

[0:02:59] ... table up there and it was like. Holy crap patriots just a Bill Parcells is Erica. After 31. Or two years of false hopes that this guy is going to be the next delivered he would ...
[0:04:19] ... of Boston sports UMass basketball NBC's football. John Calipari is you'll hear Tom Coughlin still hear them may have been ahead. Of the patriot defense that you if you wanted to be a patriots can't it ...
[0:05:15] ... line starter so deal went out to Arizona. And sign himself mister Curt Schilling. It's going to be different it's gonna be different than you. And views this deal. Everything's just great. Right now everybody's happy. ...
[0:06:19] ... only unit that talk is that exciting yeah so they traded for Curt Schilling it was really. Between the Yankees and Red Sox needed to talk Curt Schilling it's coming here to give the credit for. He was able to go to her house. Get a free I think Thanksgiving dinner out of it filled the the most significant Thanksgiving dinner in Massachusetts since the first one. I respect as you know. Remember Curt Schilling had some reservations about pitching at Fenway Park. They had done a whole study so they had their break it down to ...






IT"S AWESOME! IT'S AMAZING! IT'S DICKY V WITH DALE AND HOLLEY BABY!

[0:00:41] ... I saw. The the the lip lock that you had with a Ashley Judd you became my hero forever. What is a residual bureau that is the Big Easy you know should do about it the ...
[0:06:32] ... Soul I looked either of them discrepancies. Are look right now at Michigan State our team Michigan State. I think it's unbelievable. That they could possibly. The walk because the day right now. They they beat Georgia the most likely ...
[0:07:29] ... Yeah I wanna get your take on on the talent level and college basketball right now exit last year. Here Boston we are ready for the Celtics to lose because it wanted to shot at him beat or Parker Wiggins. A this year the Celtics are in the playoff mix so there's there's not a lot of talk from the fan base at least about taking. It is Eric guy or or they're guys in college basketball this year could go to the next level who would. Kind of approximate what would bet that trio did last year. When ...
[0:09:23] ... years like the door base ball. Dickey two things one. I'm no Ashley Judd but if Notre Dame pulls the upset on Kentucky I'll kiss you on the lips. And still. Wow. Yeah we've all got ...






We discuss the Bruins as they head to Ottawa with the great Jack Edwards of NESN

[0:00:00] ... Jack Edwards mind Essen colleague the play by play voice of the Boston Bruins on NASA and Jack brought to you by Shaw's supermarkets. DC you'd digital federal credit union what can DCU say view and ...
[0:01:44] ... guys like dale the guys who joined in the studio and an American Idol because. Or whip and everything back so ecstatic coveted job app in questions and and figuring out like. Okay what the treatment ...
[0:02:34] ... for last night you can't lose to under Lynne back in the Buffalo Sabres. Right and and the reason that. They watch them you know forgive my ignorance because side I never did get inside the ...
[0:06:11] ... He's not the level Winamp October which he's not a level was Chad Johnson was that. And that's a significant problem the cigarette is gonna end up starting till like six years six in nine games ...






We wrap up the day giving you some of the sound you might have missed from the past 24 hours.

[0:01:18] ... white but what can go to the web. And we're talking about Ashley Judd idling. Who's gonna plan a big one on Dickie V if they win. I was to give yet find a way to ...
[0:06:20] ... the office then there's this weight lifter named Eddie hall. He's got Arnold Schwarzenegger standing there cheering him on as he set a new world record. He'd get lifted I swear to god we watched when ...
[0:08:53] ... that looked at what plugged well I got all my job. Golfer John Daly as they weekly show on PGA radio called hit hard with John Daly what a surprise so last night. And I'm not sure if there was anything involved in this appearance Johnny had some strong ...
[0:10:00] ... liberty and drug tested and where you don't personnel that's on the PGA tour you know you get drug tested. You've got to hey that's I've got to say they record I hate it but I. By the way that producer of this show on the PGA review his girl friend John nobody's former prison Red Sox are Bernie. He tells us that this was that keeps alive at a hooters restaurant. Our I think it's if it wasn't the judge daily show each is definitely sit and there was a John Daly would it be more upset that there. Accommodate him or just for everybody says that they say they come after him too ...






Dale and Michael talk about the Bruins loss to the Sabres and how inconsistent play like this might affect them in the playoff push.

[0:00:21] ... of that. Stuff how about how about this about this in the Buffalo Sabres. Even though spunky they're terrible teammate kind of hang in there house. They play hard they hung or beat to have Roland ...
[0:01:00] ... Boston College. All that now you're right I've always not a lecture Brian Gionta love yes. That really really good player picked up the court and it used to be. But picked up the career that he sent you guys like this and all sports. This is my next these this coming up with them after finished the Africa but I got an announcement of a new book coming out aka our carpet the finishing touches on my my Marty Schottenheimer when opus you know discount I got to brush ...
[0:02:14] ... accept. There is no excuse for the Boston Bruins. Losing to the Buffalo Sabres last night. And I don't care that they got a point the dreaded you know point it'll loss typing which is ridiculous ...
[0:02:59] ... that. Yeah we got that we got to take that that Bruins Buffalo Sabres tilt from now it's in what is your boss and I think Patrick stay go to Boston and Saint Patrick's Day without ...






Dale and Michael discuss David's dehydration, Rusney Castillo's salary and production, Mookie Betts and more Red Sox spring training notables.

[0:00:21] ... league baseball players miss the next couple days because of dehydration. Helms. David Ortiz will hear will will rest the next couple days because of dehydration. How severely dehydrated was C. Have a Gatorade and get ...
[0:01:14] ... hard shore running in. It's my hunch I think we have would David Ortiz. He is now he's going to be 39. This season. 38 or 39. I think about David Ortiz I think about Tom Brady. You're in your late thirties. Your great player. And your team is still relying on you even ...
[0:04:08] ... of guys being a little nicked up and spring training dehydration for David Ortiz doesn't matter in me Koji. Tightness in his groin is another guy he's old line. Yeah you gonna have some tightness. The ...
[0:05:41] ... Erie just main champions that are on regularly right. So then where Shane Victorino he's that I am not as concerned about me for one thing he's only got a year left. Andrews because I was talking a lot longer term and I'm talking about this year and I am too. Which is why you know it might (%expletive) off Shane Victorino 'cause he's not playing somewhat you know I think I think you know I think happened and this is so premature but ...






We tackle some of the most memorable moments in NCAA Men's Tournament history.

[0:00:28] ... look technically started last night that nobody. Bison played games. The NCAA basketball tournament kicks off tomorrow that is the subject for for a four rocked by AT&T. Mobilizing your world. Little NCAA March Madness event for fourth war. All right first up and our board for NCAA tournament. Question area we got the best finish I ...
[0:02:19] ... you don't have a clean pass it was a beautiful pass from Grant Hill Herbert talked about the shot. It was a great past perfect. Grant Hill the Christian Laettner. And he does he so what kind of turn around and that put him back he'll have to think ...
[0:06:31] ... on that one and done though with it from Michigan the cult's Chris Webber Chris Webber called a timeout he didn't have. If those two plays don't happen he retires with Otis singles championship due. Do you remember ...





Chris Borland stepped away from the NFL citing concern for his long term health, and that's opened up a debate about his contract, his reasons and even his heart.

[0:08:21] ... wrote the book league of denial. That was written by a bio Mark Bruener Wada and and I think in his brother Steve for and a group that they wrote that put together. Is keeping a roof former Boston Globe brighter. Our great great reporter so that offers false information out their but even in the face of this information. I remember. What was that goes really bad Sunday and in the NFL the same Sunday less than 2010. I'm guessing. Same Sunday that. Brandon Meriweather the party starter launched at Todd Heap yup and then in. And then in Atlanta there was a collision between DeSean Jackson. And and in their defensive back name ...
[0:17:10] ... had his brains and it's helped how are you walk away. I Vince Young walking out of the stadium in front in his ads into the stands that's quitting. This is retiring at doesn't matter how ...




Our nightly wrap-up segment where we catch you up on some of the sound of the day you may have missed.

[0:03:31] ... with the policy twins. Both of them have played with wide receiver Mike Wallace and in this little teaser clip. Don't sound like they're very fond of him. First of all I'm happy account. I never ...
[0:04:01] ... they work we are free Aaron Hernandez shares while doing. The Celtic Isiah Thomas appeared on middays with an upbeat today in Tom. Keep trying to think your mime Leo thank you come back a little ...
[0:04:34] ... you know my ears threat. There job history there they goes which Isiah thomas' head by the way. Argue it was San Bill Russell could make the best I don't. 2015. Argue the guy who said ...
[0:05:30] ... that that there are very good about. Not had to be feared Jeff Fisher said the same thing Obama camp. I will also say we keep you watch any of it Noah Galloway. The double amputee ...