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Mookie Betts needs our help: 10 suggested dance moves for Red Sox OF ...

John Tomase  |  09/24/2016 - 1:28am EST

Mookie Betts is now taking requests, and the Twitter has spoken. The Red Sox beat the Rays on Friday night, and Betts elevated #windancerepeat to another level by unveiling "The Carlton," made famous by Alfonso Ribeiro in the early '90s on the Fresh Prince of Bel Air. Afterwards, Betts told reporters in Tampa that he's open to Twitter requests, which is how he settled on the Carlton in the first place. With that in mind, we posed the question on Friday night and received over 100 responses. Here are some suggestions, filtered by me, if Betts wants to keep upping his game. I've also included some absolute non-starters (we're looking at you, Macarena . . . ). Oh, and I'm linking to the videos instead of embedding, because staring at a ...

Bill Belichick, 2016 NFL Coach of the Year

Christopher Price  |  09/23/2016 - 4:36am EST

FOXBORO -- Close the polls. No more calls. We have a winner. Bottom line? If Bill Belichick hasn’t already clinched Coach of the Year this season, the process is rigged. The Patriots don’t have their starting quarterback for the first four games. They lost their backup midway through Week 2, and started a third-string rookie against J.J. Watt and the Texans in Week 3. Rob Gronkowski hasn’t played in two-plus games and barely reached double digits in snaps Thursday. Their sturdiest run-stopper, Dont’a Hightower, has missed the last two games. And Rob Ninkovich, Dion Lewis and Sebastian Vollmer -- all foundational elements of the team’s success in 2015 -- haven’t seen the field yet in 2016 because of suspension ...

Why Josh McDaniels ultimately deserves most credit for Patriots' 3-0 start

Ryan Hannable  |  09/23/2016 - 4:36am EST

FOXBORO -- Sometimes the head coach can't do it all. Bill Belichick deserves some credit for the Patriots starting the season off 3-0 with Tom Brady being suspended the first four games, Jimmy Garoppolo getting hurt in the middle of Week 2 and then winning Week 3 with a third-string rookie quarterback in Jacoby Brissett, but the majority of the credit doesn't go to the head coach this time. The person who deserves the most credit is offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. "Mickey D's a beast," wide receiver Julian Edelman said. "I love playing with him. I love playing for him." "Josh does an awesome job every single week," added Chris Hogan. "Whoever it is he's going to get them prepared to play -- whoever is ...

With blowout win, Pats plant seeds of killer instinct that should help ...

Mike Petraglia  |  09/23/2016 - 2:41am EST

FOXBORO - It's almost too good to be true. No Brady, no Garoppolo, no problemo. The Patriots are dismantling teams any way they see fit. On opening night in Arizona, Jimmy Garoppolo didn't blink and engineered leads of 10-0 and 17-7 before Arizona put a scare into the Patriots. When the field goal sailed wide left at the end, the Patriots had a 23-21 win. Last Sunday at Gillette, they raced out to a 31-3 lead but had to hold on for a 31-24 win. Which brings us to Thursday night. The Patriots were supposedly pressuring Jimmy Garoppolo to play, or at least serve as a backup to Jacoby Brissett. They were facing a potent Texans defense and a newly-designed Houston offense behind Brock Osweiler. It was no contest. One game after surviving a ...

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09/22/2016 - 2:25am

BALTIMORE -- It all changed for the Red Sox on Aug. 1. Non-waiver trade deadline deals often have shaped seasons -- just ask the Blue Jays of last season when they went from six behind to six ahead by the end of September thanks in large part to the additions of David Price and Troy Tulowitzki. This year it has been the Red Sox' turn. Except they did ... more »

09/24/2016 - 1:28am

Mookie Betts is now taking requests, and the Twitter has spoken. The Red Sox beat the Rays on Friday night, and Betts elevated #windancerepeat to another level by unveiling "The Carlton," made famous by Alfonso Ribeiro in the early '90s on the Fresh Prince of Bel Air. Afterwards, Betts told reporters in Tampa that he's open to Twitter ... more »

09/23/2016 - 4:36am

FOXBORO -- Close the polls. No more calls. We have a winner. Bottom line? If Bill Belichick hasn’t already clinched Coach of the Year this season, the process is rigged. The Patriots don’t have their starting quarterback for the first four games. They lost their backup midway through Week 2, and started a third-string rookie against J.J. ... more »

09/21/2016 - 1:05pm

I’m well aware that this sounds like a ridiculous take at face value, but please read the whole thing and bear with me: The disaster that was Team USA at the World Cup of Hockey was kind of the Bruins’ fault. The 2011 Bruins winning the Stanley Cup wasn’t a victory just for Boston, but for hockey. Lifers who believed in danger over ... more »

03/06/2016 - 11:42pm

Jessica Moran, a reporter for Comcast SportsNet who covers the Red Sox, resigned from the network Friday amid questions about the nature of her relationship with the team's manager, John Farrell. "I have stepped away from Comcast SportsNet as I thought it was in my best personal and professional interest to do so," Moran wrote in a text to ... more »

09/23/2016 - 2:41am

FOXBORO - It's almost too good to be true. No Brady, no Garoppolo, no problemo. The Patriots are dismantling teams any way they see fit. On opening night in Arizona, Jimmy Garoppolo didn't blink and engineered leads of 10-0 and 17-7 before Arizona put a scare into the Patriots. When the field goal sailed wide left at the end, the Patriots had a 23-21 ... more »

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NFL SUNDAY with Gary Tanguay and Chris Price -- A look at the 3-0 Patriots and their QB situation -- 9-25-16

Tanguay and Price kick off NFL Sunday discussing the big victory over the Texans Thursday night with Jacoby Brissett at the helm. They talk about where the Pats find themselves with just one game left without Brady and the QB situation going forward.

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We check in with the playmaker, hall of famer Michael Irvin breaks down the Pats win over the Texans and whether or not he'll be changing those Lombardi trophies.

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Abdel Nader - 7/17

Sam Packard is joined by Celtics 2nd Round draft pick Abdel Nader to discuss his path to the the NBA and how he plans to improve his game. Sam then talks to Player Development Coach Nick Friedman from Elite Skills Training, the pre-Draft camp Nader attended. Friedman also gives his opinion on the Celtics performance at summer league and the development of Jaylen Brown.

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9-22 Red Sox Revieww/ Mut

In the midst of the Patriots routing the Texans, Mut recaps the game marking the sweep of the Orioles. David Price picks up his 17th win as the Red Sox have all but cemented their strangle hold on the AL East. They finish their final game with Baltimore in a 5-3 win.

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SUNDAY SKATE with DJ Bean and Pete Blackburn -- A look toward the future for the Bruins -- 4-17-16

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SUNDAY SKATE with WEEI's DJ Bean and Uproxx's Pete Blackburn -- They got what they wanted...Claude Julien is staying in Boston -- 4-17-16

DJ and Pete are together for the final Sunday Skate of the season. They get into their overall thoughts on the season, the Bruins keeping Claude Julien on as head coach and the end-of-season press conferences last week. They discuss the rebuild process, what the Bruins need and how they can obtain it. Plenty of callers have their own theories and opinions on all of these topics as well.

K&C - Michael Lombardi on…

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Mike Lombardi discussed Bill O'Brien's tough night and Bill Belichick's approach to dealing with injured players.

K&C - Drunk callers to the Real Postgame Show and how the Patriots and Sox fared against each other in the ratings 9-23-16

In the final hour of the show Sean, Gerry and Kirk heard from some drunk callers to the Real Postgame Show and discussed how the Sox fared head to head against the Patriots last night on TV.

K&C - The Pats shutout the Texans, Jamie Collins was dominant and Phil Simms is still dumb 9-23-16

In hour three of the show Sean, Gerry and Kirk discussed the Pats win and took calls on Brady vs. Jimmy G.

Duron Harmon joins OMF to…

Duron Harmon joins OMF to talk about the Gameplan against the Texans, and the team's mentality at 3-0, 9-23-16

Patriots DB Duron Harmon joined Glenn, Lou, and Christian. He talked about playing against Brock Osweiler, and the team's mindset at 3-0.

Mike Florio of ProFootball Talk talks Garoppolo over Brady, and Rex Ryan's future, 9-23-16

Glenn, Lou, and Christian are joined by Mike Florio of ProFootball Talk. He thinks Brady will eventually win out over Garoppolo, and Rex Ryan will be out of a job soon.

Is the AL East all but wrapped up? 9-23-16

Glenn, Lou, and Christian talk about the surging Sox and their new mission of Playoff positioning.

Michael Irvin - don't eve…

Michael Irvin - don't ever catch me picking against Belichick again

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Pats shock us all with a 27-0 win with 3rd string quarterback - complete analysis

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Dale and Holley's Four at Four - Belichick Evil Genius Edition 09-25-16

We look at four instances in the NFL in which Bill Belichick earned his 'genius' title for coaching.

Ep. 33: Chad Finn, Boston…

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Ep. 32: Gerry Callahan Morning Show Update

Kirk and Gerry talk about how the show is going since the departure of John Dennis, how the fill-in hosts have been doing so far, and what they are looking for in a third host.

Ep. 31: Alan Sepinwall TV Critic

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After another big win for the Pats on Thursday night, New England rejoices so Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson get their thoughts in on the game, the Pats future at Quarterback and the difference between the Patriots organization and everyone else. Then the conversation turns to Fantasy Football featuring the slew of injured Runningbacks and who you need to get and start in their place, including Jerrick McKinnon, Charles Simms and Theo Riddick. The boys wrap it up with a look at solid Starts & Sits from RB to WR to TE. Something for every Fantasy Footballer and Football fan. Make sure you join Jim and Pete on Sunday at 8:00am for the WEEI Fantasy Football Hour.

The K&C Recap Show podcast - Minihane derails it, lays into Chris Curtis 9-22-16

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Kirk Minihane sits down with the Boston Globes Sports Media Columnist, Chad Finn. Kirk and Chad talk about the long and storied feud between WEEI and the Boston Globe and the ongoing ratings war between WEEI and the Hub.

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K&C - Michael Lombardi on the Patriots win over the Texans 9-23-16

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