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09/06/2010 - 10:06pm
McKenzie will join Pats' practice squad

Linebacker Tyrone McKenzie has cleared waivers and will be added to the Patriots practice squad. McKenzie, 6-foot-2 and 245 pounds, was drafted by the Patriots in the third round (97th overall) of the 2009 draft out of South Florida. He missed the entire 2009 training camp due to an injury and was placed on injured reserve on Aug. 31 and missed his rookie season. He was released over the weekend, but will now join New England's practice squad. ESPN was the first to report the news. For more Patriots news, check out weei.com.


09/06/2010 - 8:05pm
Moss: 'Feels like I am not wanted'

In an interview Monday with CBSSports.com, Patriots wide receiver Randy Moss spoke about his frustration regarding his current contract status. Moss is entering the final year of a three-year deal and believes that his level of the play with the Patriots warrants an extension.

 

"When you have done so much and put so much work in, it kind of feels like I am not wanted," Moss told CBSSports.com. "I am taking that in stride and playing my final year out and whatever the future holds is what it holds, but it is kind of a bad feeling -- feeling not wanted. It is not like my production has gone down. I am speaking from an individual standpoint. I don't know about Tom [Brady's] or whoever else's contract.

 

"I am a little older and understand the nature of the business -- the older you get the more...

09/06/2010 - 6:01pm
Lars: I've handled the 'ebbs and flows'

The much-heralded, power-hitting first baseman prospect Lars Anderson was called up Monday by the Red Sox to make his major league debut. Anderson got word from the Red Sox following Pawtucket's game Sunday and made his way up to Boston, where he was immediately slotted into the starting lineup, batting eighth and playing first base. 

 

Anderson batted .355 in 17 games with Double-A Portland before being promoted to Triple-A Pawtucket. He struggled with a batting average near .200 before getting hot in the summer months and finishing with a .262 mark, including 10 homers and 53 RBIs in 113 games. 

 

"Baseball is such an ebb and flow throughout the year," Anderson said. "I'm just happy with way I've handled the downs and ups as well." 

 

For more, visit the Red Sox team page at WEEI.com/redsox.


09/06/2010 - 5:42pm
Belichick: More moves 'definitely' a possibility
By: DJ Bean

Patriots coach Bill Belichick joined The Big Show Monday and discussed the flurry of moves made by the team over the weekend. In getting the roster down to 53 players, the team cut the likes of Derrick Burgess, whom Belichick said can still play in the NFL. The team also added safety Jarrad Page and linebacker Tracy White. 

 

Of the 25-year-old Page, Belichick said the safety is "very sharp, understands concepts, [and] picks things up pretty quickly." He called White, who came over from Philadelphia, an "outstanding special teams player."

 

Asked if the team was done dealing, whether through trades or picking up recently released veterans, Belichick said the team hasn't stopped the process just yet.  

 

"I think there can definitely be more movement," Belichick said. "I don't know exactly what that is, but I think there's still a lot of personnel juggling that...

09/06/2010 - 5:18pm
Billups, Durant lead USA past Angola
By: DJ Bean

Chauncey Billups had 19 points and Kevin Durant added 17 of his own as the United States crushed Angola, 121-66, on Monday. The victory propelled Team USA into the quarterfinals against Russia on Tuesday night. Russia defeated New Zealand to punch their ticket to the quarterfinals.

 

"We don't want to be a team that's going to turn it on and off," Durant said after the game. "I think of course we're playing with a little more sense of urgency when you know if you lose, you go home. Guys came out and responded from those last two games."

 

Rudy Gay and Eric Gordon each added 17 points off the bench. Gordon hit five of the six three-pointers he attempted. To read the complete story, click here


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