For the bye week, with no football to watch, Dale, Michael and Tom E Curran break down four tv shows that are up against NFL football, one of which is actually beating them.

[0:02:26] ... of the things you might be watching. Instead of Sunday Night Football Monday Night Football or Thursday night football and that's today's for a four. Both start with the show that opened up this premise which was ...
[0:08:21] ... of the three teams and if Michael Irvin coach it. They had Donald Driver coach team and then the team that Damien Woody was on and Damien Woody looked like different human beings now after being on that show. Willie McGinest went coached that ultimately felt so Willy went and help this teammate Damien Woody you know kind of get through that episode. I don't watch it much but we watch the office that I. I would watch Michael Irvin was on there so who won the Biggest Loser. And David did Damien Woody. Thinking when it. It's a team thing I won I gotta like none other than individual as editor at all and everything ...




We discuss the Fox Sports 1 report of rumors and talk that the Patriots could potentially be interested in Ray Rice if and when he's reinstated to the NFL, contradicting comments Pats owner Bob Kraft made a couple of months back.
We tackle four franchises that are just sleazy enough to want to take on guys like Rice and Peterson.
We discuss the current state of the Celtics and the flurry of Rondo rumors that have once again creeped up in this young NBA season.

[0:00:26] ... man XSI dot com. Saying that the lakers are gonna per still Rajon Rondo is. As one of their top free agent targets in the offseason when Rhonda becomes an unrestricted free agent after the season. ...
[0:06:48] ... possession. He had Dirk Nowitzki being guarded by. Darkest art. Dead end Brian Scalabrine said about this market Smart can guard three positions down not so much now conduct c'mon I can't guard prepositions. Any distant ...
[0:07:32] ... him around and it's not gonna take that law. Do you think Rajon Rondo will re sign here I don't. And I agree with you by the way which means I can't let him get the ...
[0:09:48] ... can sell some tickets between now and then. He spoke to think Rajon Rondo puts Fannie since seats. I'd pay to go watch and play yes it's fun lot of fun to watch and if they ...






Bill Simmons is feuding with his ESPN colleagues again, this time Mike Golic of the Mike and Mike show takes him on. Get'cha popcorn ready!

[0:02:55] ... worries worries coming from at least. Again the early struggles of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Certainly raise some eyebrows for many people we sit here a minute ago and you said Rajon Rondo would be the perfect. Rondo would be so good. With the cavaliers Rondo for the cavaliers. He beat recipe for that team ...
[0:03:42] ... recent lost like about this you know the point guard for the Cleveland Cavaliers and a very very good player. And you got LeBron James on your team. And you have now gone 36. Shots shot attempts in a row since your last desist right six quarters out about that for a minute. You've got LeBron James and Kevin Love on your team and you you've now gone 36 shot attempts by yourself. 36 times you've fogged it up since your last assessed. You can get somebody. From and I know at the NBA is an international. International League now. Fans all over the world to get somebody from a different part of the world that has never seen a basketball game before. Could show them twenty minutes of LeBron James and then put them on the court and state what do you gonna do when you have a ball. That. So we ...
[0:06:27] ... baseball culture to Lewis to. Yeah sporadic baseball culture with the angels LeBron James. In his career where he's playing right now. He's playing in the same conference. The adjustment the Cleveland is not really an adjustment at all it's home. It's so. Now he pulled his problem and are based on conference or league just great because that would have been over with a long and I know these two years younger than polls go there at thirty to 32 would it thinks. So LeBron James. No he's edited thirtieth when Aaron. Between 930 in December. Be thirty next month. Not that I keep up birthdays at the ...
[0:13:30] ... lately. Danny Amendola you know Joseph Thornton in some of the guys Rajon Rondo. Antoine Walker just over the years some guys that we have picked on and said okay this guys upon this guys that this guy ...






We go inside the B's with NESN's Jack Edwards and discuss the Julien extension, the Bruins recent string of success, and the return of Shawn Thornton to Boston.

[0:05:36] ... I mean I give an example. Third pair defense a guy who John Erskine. And daughter in what basically fighter and he could play and you saw iron in. Some minor league and I got called ...
[0:06:20] ... I think we drew a pretty good as this. Text there says Ken Hitchcock wouldn't write him. You know that you it's another load guys it's. It is. And here's the thing that that he has ...
[0:07:08] ... young defenseman forced into the lineup right now with the injuries to Zdeno Chara tore recruit in Kevin Miller. And you brought up trotman and Warsaw ski and moral from Providence that kind of fill those ...
[0:15:15] ... went our Jack. The oil pump oil here at Florida but no Andrew Ference unfortunate of Cuba Cooper all right Jack thanks. Thanks but Jack Edwards brought to you by Shaw's supermarkets. ...






Michael and Dale discuss the Alex Rodriguez and Adrian Peterson cases, and think out loud about which guy (if either) will be welcomed back to their sport first.
Yes that title is tongue in cheek. Dale and Michael discuss the return of Shawn Thornton to Boston ice which included a touching tribute, and the Bruins performance against the Panthers.
We look at four of the most vocal of Tom Brady critics this season, and find out if any or all of them have issued mea culpas.
Peter King of MMQB and SI joins Dale and Michael for his weekly visit and gives us his thoughts on the Pats win over the Broncos, the rest of the NFL, and the Adrian Peterson plea agreement.