The awesome Field Yates joins Pete, Price and Curran on NFL Sunday. Before previewing the Pats and Rams, Field discusses breaking the news that Alan Branch won his appeal and will not actually be suspended for 4 games due to the NFL's drug policy. Then he moves on to Jeff Fisher and how he is able to keep his job after so many failures. Field talks about the effectiveness of Todd Gurley, Gronk's injury and if Martellus Bennett will be able to fill the void.

[0:03:48] ... the beginning of the years spent four games I'm not talking about Rob Ninkovich. The effort expended to put the other guy quote unquote away. You know I think about I don't know if you guys ...
[0:06:01] ... Injected. On the map that edge in the autopsy. Feel how does Jeff Fisher got a contract extension. I I don't know it the mystery like you are all. Incredible survivor right in the we were patient. Is incredibly arc of by the French is turning their their head coaching spot over all the every two years two and a half three year on average in some cases. Jeff Fisher continues to Orkut forestry. And mediocre. Product and what are the typical or seen that epic. Actual attacks were stacked against right ...
[0:07:49] ... patriots they don't like that our preparation. And that's interesting too because Jeff Fisher is serving other masters. Right well he'll Belichick is focused on football in the scouting in the game planning and preparation Jeff Fisher is focused on. The franchise building the relationship building in LA his relationship with the league office doing their beatings he's done throughout the years when European competition committee or otherwise. The course has just open their kickers in this week. And I wrote this earlier field he is in many ways the anti Belichick in that Belichick is a renegade coach. Who is going to do things football wise the way he sees fit and Jeff Fisher has somehow insinuated himself in to. 345 park avenue and so that he is. Really. He's untouchable. Propped up in this very ...
[0:10:53] ... The preacher should be handled the team as long break and keep Tom Brady you know a few feet away from a number 99. Martin to look at all aren't the best player on defense. And ...






Pete and Chris are live in Foxborough to preview the Pats and Rams today. They kick things off discussing the injury to Rob Gronkowski and what it means going forward for his career, his status with the Patriots and how the Patriots will cope with the loss.

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[0:11:41] ... love it's it's it's great for and he's adapting quickly much like Rodney Harrison did. Yeah and the x.s auto stuff that he does I think when we get a chance to do some of that ...
[0:20:09] ... and I think that he needs to agree. 39 and settlement. And Willie McGinest. All of these players went Ellis Guerrero reshape their bodies by a mile to my next question you have a guy who's ...






WEEI's Jim Hackett and Rotobahn's Pete Davidson are back for the Week 13 edition of the Fantasy Football Hour. The guys kick things off discussing the loss of Rob Gronkowski after back surgery and what it means going forward for him the Patriots and the world of fantasy football. They then move on to this week's games going through all of the big games and big names, who to look out for and value plays for daily fantasy. The guys get a ton of texts with questions regarding starts/sits.
Danny talks to Phil Perry about the loss of Gronk

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[0:14:55] ... what would have been a couple times you know he had to Brandon Marshall touched down. Did the play he made the punch that ball loose at the fifty yard line a man. Chris Long to ...
[0:18:14] ... don't and it's not just because it got its remarkable culture it's Jeff Fisher coached or lack. Apple you're in it then it's been ugly massacre and so you know I just think. Yeah there's something ...






Hour two of Saturday Skate after a Bruins 2-1 over Buffalo, with Ken Laird and Rear Admiral debating the status of Krejci, Chara, Krug and Bergeron.

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The first hour of Saturday Skate starts up against the third period of Bruins - Sabres, so Ken Laird and Rear Admiral give some Red Sox hot stove and Rob Gronkowski thoughts before moving into Bruins - Sabres game reaction
Christian talks to fans about the loss of Rob Gronkowski, the Celtics win over Kings and the sports culture of Boston and how it has changed over the last 30 years.
Villani talks with WEEI.com's Chris Price about the impact of the Gronk injury on the Patriots and Chris previews the upcomg Pats-Rams game this Sunday.

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[0:12:15] ... I thought defensively they quit. Against the saints diskette excoriated by a Drew Brees in that offense. Is there any reason whatsoever for concern for paused for anything for patriots fans with this game this weekend. ...





Chris is talking about the Patriots 2001 Super Bowl winning team that got this whole dynasty going and talking about memories surrounding the 2001 Super Bowl

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[0:05:34] ... game winning field goal from 4041 yards. Remember thinking the patriots won Super Bowl this thing is over this is the guy you a couple of weeks ago and as snowstorm. Kick one from that distance. They knuckled it looked like he didn't get Morton twelve feet off the ground getting drilled each drove kicks in that weather now he's ticketed adult re kidding. This thing is done in adding there was 50% of the air. On either side of the football between the two operates. When Nike made that kick in the patriots won the Super Bowl on believable so if you wanna chime in on year your memories of that team. Where you watched it what you did ice celebrating to do that 6177797937. Text like 37937. On Twitter if you like crystal line 44 patio you had maybe the most unusual Super Bowl celebration. That I think I've ever heard the patriots beating the rams a year. Yep I too was in high school after ...
[0:07:47] ... Even though. They were nail biter Super Bowls. The second and third. Super Bowl victories just a couple of years after that being the Panthers and 03 after the 03 season and an Eagles after the ...






Chris is talking about the Patriots-Rams game coming up this Sunday and Villani thinks that the loss of the TE will be more noticeable in the games after this Sunday, going against teams fighting for their playoff lives.

[0:25:38] ... course of the year. Rob Gronkowski ability to you were pardon me Stephen Gostkowski e.'s ability. I had to be the automatic kicker that seem like he was free decade that has not been there and ...