Randy Moss, in an interview on Minneapolis' KFAN radio station, made it clear that he would like to return to the Patriots.
"If you ask me where my heart and where I'm happy is, I love playing with Tom Brady, I love being coached by Bill Belichick," Moss said. "Then people are saying, 'Well, Moss, you got traded to Minnesota from New England.' Well, I just told y'all this is a business, man, and people have to understand the nature of the business. It's not just a sport. The sport comes along with the business."
Moss had plenty of nice things to say about Belichick. "I'm a big fan of Bill Belichick's. I really am," Moss said. "And not just on the field. I'm a fan of his off the field, because the little grouchy man you see on camera is not what you see off camera."
Moss made it clear that he plans to return next season, whether it's in New England or elsewhere...
NFL competition committee chairman Rich McKay and NFL executive vice president of football operations Ray Anderson said Wednesday on a conference call that they are planning to crack down ever further on players' hits against defenseless opponents.
"When warranted, suspensions will be an effective discipline for us," Anderson said. "We don't want to go there, but we will do that. We need to be aggressive in disciplining."
Added Anderson: “In 2011, if there are repeat offenders or flagrant violators, we are going to hold them aggressively accountable, even if it means suspension — some folks believe that suspension is the real messenger in terms of serious enforcement. Some of the hits we had this year, particularly if it’s a repeat offender, that person and that club should know that having that person sit out a game — or multiple games in certain circumstances —...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Speaking prior to his team's spring training game with the Braves, Red Sox manager Terry Francona revealed that Jon Lester will be the Sox' Opening Day starter for Boston's April 1 game against the Rangers in Arlington, Texas.
Francona said he had made the decision in the offseason, and talked to Lester about the possibility before spring training. The manager said he knows how the rest of his rotation will unfold, but since he hasn't been able to talk to all the pitchers about the plans, he would delay any formal announcements. Josh Beckett has gotten the last two Opening Day starts for the Red Sox.
"I don't think that's any surprise, and he's known about it for a while," Francona said.
"I just think he's maturing, the natural progression. I don't think this is any big revelation, I think he's been pretty good. ... I think he deserves it. I think he has...
Former Patriots fullback Heath Evans made an appearance on the Dennis & Callahan show Wednesday morning to talk about the NFL lockout.
Evans, who now plays for the Saints, said he's in good shape financially as a 10-year veteran, and he's tried to prepare the younger players for what he hopes will be a short work stoppage. "I do feel really bad for some of the young guys," he said. "Are we going to miss a season? No. I've told guys all along: 'You know what? Plan on missing one or two games, so plan on missing a couple of paychecks.' But I've told the fans everywhere I've been for the last couple of weeks since this thing has started to build seriously: 'Listen, relax, we'll get this done in a timely fashion and you'll have your football on Sundays and Mondays and Thursdays.' "
Evans said the players are more sympathetic to the fans than the owners. "The players do know that we can hurt or...
NBA referee Bill Spooner is suing an Associated Press reporter over a tweet that reported Spooner promised a makeup call to Timberwolves coach Kurt Rambis. The league said Tuesday that it investigated and cleared Spooner after the accusation but advised against the defamation suit. Nonetheless, Spooner went ahead, and some legal analysts say he might have a chance to win.
Read more about that story and others, plus check out videos, trivia and more, at Wednesday's Morning Mashup.
Dickerson and Price discuss the RB position and who will get a majority of the workload. They also talk about missing Revis and the CB position. The boys also get into more Deflategate discussions with callers.
Dickerson and Price are live from Fenway today and kick off NFL Sunday discussing some of the events at Pats training camp this week. Then they get into the court battle between Brady and Goodell and where we go from here? The guys give their predictions on just how many games Brady will in fact sit out. They get into the Chris Mortenson situation after he backed out of the D&C interview. Finally, Trags (Mike Petraglia) of WEEI.com joins the boys live from training camp.
FOXBORO — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia and Chris Price explain why Patriots owner Robert Kraft came out on the offensive Wednesday and hit back at the NFL for upholding Tom Brady‘s four-game suspension.
Jay King of Masslive.com joins the show to break down the performance of the Celtics during the NBA Summer League. Then Ben and Sam discuss the exciting possibility of a Space Jam sequel.
Michael joins Ben and Sam to discuss the wild NBA Free Agency period and the upcoming Celtics season.
How long will this rebuild take? How much money will it take to keep Bae Crowder? Are Draft Picks even worth anything? With the Danny Ainge not landing any big names in the draft, and unable to lure any big names in free agency, Sam and Ben discussed if the Celtics are doomed moving forward.
Joe & Dave talked to the Sox rookie, who had four hits, hit two home runs, and scored five runs in the win over the Rays at Fenway
Joe and Dave are joined by Pedro who was at the game and had his number 45 retired by the Red Sox in a very touching pregame ceremony. Pedro talks about going into the Hall of Fame, his time in Boston and love for the game of baseball.
Joe & Dave talked to the Sox designated hitter, who hit two home runs and drove in seven runs in the win over the Tigers.
Don Sweeney, who was hired as the Bruins general manager yesterday speaks with Dale and Holley about his new position and where the Bruins go from here.
The awesomely knowledgeable Fluto Shinzawa calls DJ, Naoko and Pete to talk about his thoughts on the future of the B's. He discusses his column from earlier this week on Cam Neely wanting to give Claude the ax earlier in the season but not getting the ok. Fluto shares his thoughts on Chiarelli's firing, the future for Claude and where the Bruins should go from here. He also gives his opinion on potential moves the team can make, who would fit in here, his thoughts on the NHL playoffs so far and more.
In the final hour of the "midseason finale" as DJ likes to call it, the crew discuss more about the future of the Bruins franchise, the possible power struggle in the front office and who should be the head coach going forward. They talk to intelligent and talented Fluto Shinzawa about all of these thing and more in an excellent interview, and finally, DJ says THANK YOU!
We know the leak to ESPN on deflate gate.
Beverly Scott hired by Obama.
ESPN's reporter ducked the show.
Josh Beckett is in the news but not for a baseball reason, the guys discuss his possible romantic run-in with country star, Miranda Lambert.
Greg and Lou discuss Chris Mortensen bailing on his interview with Dennis & Callahan.
Buster Olney, of ESPN, gives the guys the latest scoop on any potential deals regarding the Red Sox on MLB Trade Deadline Day.
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Dale, Michael and Jerry Thornton talk about all things Patriots, including the challenges on the field and the drama off the field as 2015 training camp opens today in Foxborough.
Mikey Adams lets the Red Sox have it and welcomes callers who do the same. The Red Sox (stink)!
Mikey Adams and Lenny Megliola get 36 glorious minutes between games of a Monday doubleheader, and after an 11-1 Red Sox loss, to vent about the declining state of the team.
Mikey Adams and Lenny Megliola talk to #RedSox great Bill Lee, The Spaceman, about the current version of the Sox as only The Spaceman can describe things.
Intern extraordinaire Lucy joins Jerry once again to discuss the most vexing questions in the history of mankind: can men and women coexist? What are the differences between how men and women think? And how mean can women really be?
If you play Fantasy Football then you know there are several “Elephants in the Room!” And nobody is talking about them. Are they afraid? We’re not! The Dallas Running game, Leveon Bell, Demarco Murray & Ryan Matthews in the Philly backfield, the Saints offense and so much more. Right here, WEEI’s own Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson cover all of the main “Elephants in the Room” to help you get the edge for your upcoming drafts. Enjoy!
Russ & Alex discuss Andrea Pirlo's MLS debut, Didier Drogba signing with Montreal and debate which team has had the best transfer window so far.
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