Tom E. is live in Minnesota and gives his take on the Peterson situation and what the scene is like there - multiple fans with Peterson jerseys and more. He gets into the X's and O's and what the Pats need to do today to get in the win column. Tom is not a big fan of making Thompkins inactive today in favor of Dobson.
Kembrell Thompkins is listed on the list of inactives for the Pats heading into the 1pm matchup with Minnesota. That means Dobson is active. This catches the guys off guard and they discuss why this is the case. They also get into the Greg Hardy incident and the fact that Carolina has decided to make him inactive today.

[0:00:48] ... Detroit Carolina another surprise break party. He has been deactivated by the Carolina Panthers. Discuss that a little bit more the final hour of NFL but again we'll start at quarterback today. -- Carolina the biggest ...
[0:03:52] ... they're going forward he is one of those guys who. Has earned Tom Brady's trust that is at a relatively good job getting acclimated to -- toward younger receivers but I think right now. You're looking ...
[0:04:31] ... try to find its way that if if this is one of Tom Brady's trusted targets does that make sense to sit him down tonight. Well bill dobbs a little bit bigger receiver. And Tompkins maybe ...
[0:14:08] ... its patent. A little underplayed. Based on obviously the latest with -- Adrian Peterson in the Ray Rice story. He was found guilty. By a district judge in July of assaulting and threatening to kill -- ...






DIckerson, Price and DeOssie go "Around the NFL" and address all the games set to kickoff for Week #2.
Christian calls the NFL Sunday crew to discuss the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson debacles and how he is embarrassed to be associated with the league right now. He talks about the Pats' issues last week and how they can improve.

[0:00:11] ... number three up NFL Sunday with the Osce in price also means Christian Fauria time and Fauria is brought to buy find a master money dot com it's fast are always there and pray all all ...
[0:01:24] ... up but -- NFL stuff obviously you've touched on the up the Adrian Peterson stuff a little bitter and I think that actually. Mean that came out after your show on Friday. It came out during. No I donated -- children at home I have no I got about technology going. We can't beat her campaign. Look at our neighborhood. So there's Jerusalem. Obviously the -- -- you talked about it all week long on MF beat Adrian Peterson will be a big topic going forward on the show this week. But let me ask you about the week in general ...
[0:03:12] ... get mocked and ridiculed. I remember like I think you look the Big Dig into the Portland I'd get out of their league and apparent outlook going on about that just. All of that flag and. ...
[0:12:27] ... them being that accurate and more more because he's not an -- Richard Seymour bodies. You know he just. Together in a way where it works for him and I'd really like about that three or ...






Pete gives the guys a call and gives his take on all the major fantasy football issues heading in to Week 2.

[0:02:02] ... see him score pretty easily. While I don't know how much is Cam Newton. How much value does he have a fantasy scenario right now. Coming off the injured. Well -- absolutely -- concern I suppose ...
[0:04:23] ... help I need to pick tool the falling receivers aren't Larry FitzGerald Vincent Jackson. Reggie Wayne. Or Mike Wallace it's been an internal struggle all week obviously there's multiple owners on this team. Okay so -- we got ...
[0:10:16] ... questions directly to him head over -- website at WEEI dot com. Christian Fauria from MFB he will join us at the top of the 11 o'clock hour that's next as we continue -- here on. ...





The Vikings are a team that seem to relatively unknown with a new coach and scheme. The boys discuss the Minnesota defense and if they can bring it like the Dolphins did to the Pats last week. They discus what weapons they have on offense as well.

[0:00:59] ... the 11 o'clock hour we'll talk to a bloody from MF be Christian Fauria get his thoughts about this game. This afternoon and everything that has gone on in the last week. In the National Football ...
[0:02:35] ... And on if impeach him going forward -- You about how we Adrian Peterson idea activation of Peterson may continue going forward fundamentally when you're talking about a player being deactivated it's companies -- for team ...
[0:03:10] ... brought up the the topic on the question of the future of Adrian Peterson. In a vikings uniform either one of you surprised that our our guest from Minnesota knows the team pretty well last hours that he wouldn't be shocked or he wouldn't be surprised. If fond if Adrian Peterson wasn't around and vikings uniform as quickly as next year yeah I was a little bit surprised those would be taken aback ...
[0:04:15] ... around three Bridgewater out there this is a quarterback's league now and Adrian Peterson for as phenomenal as she's been. Missile has done nothing I mean the -- he's been. The best running back for a ...






The guys discuss the issues the offensive line had last week, how they can possibly correct those issues and if the loss of Mankins has really hurt them. They also touch on the absence of Amendola and Dobson, 2 guys Brady could really use.

[0:03:59] ... realize that. You've you've done it without Matt Light there was -- Logan Mankins -- without a lot of guys that you thought were stalwarts whose office -- line. All of a sudden they're in a ...
[0:04:35] ... when you're talking about. Not just the offensive -- -- protection. Protecting Tom Brady I think we're gonna see more of this first the ball you're gonna see more from Rob Gronkowski and we talked about ...
[0:06:02] ... that Ryan window was downgraded out today in anything that ultimately means. Dan Connolly probably represented more value as were center as opposed to your guard I can see a scenario where UC. Ryan when -- ...
[0:07:00] ... to come in three years to kind of dropped out jumping and Brian Waters types. But for the most part you've had a lot of the same group a lot of the same guys -- wild ...






Greg, Steve and Chris discuss what went wrong for the Pats last week and why they struggled so much in the second half against the Dolphins.
Ben Goessling covers the Vikings for ESPN and calls the boys to give his insight on the Peterson situation, the perception of Peterson in Minnesota and how the Vikings as an organization handled it. He discusses Minnesota preparing for life after Peterson. Also, what will the Vikings gameplan look like today minus Adrian - a lot of Cordarrelle Patterson.
Greg Dickerson, Steve DeOssie and Chris Price open NFL Sunday with the biggest off-the-field stories in the NFL this week - the Ray Rice saga, the Adrian Peterson child abuse story and the fallout for the NFL and Roger Goodell.