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WEEI's coverage of the latest news and rumors about the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins.

Tom Brady
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Andy Hart
November 18, 2019 - 12:56 am
Tom Brady’s tone and short time at the microphone for his postgame press conference at Lincoln Financial Field told us all we needed to know following Sunday evening’s 17-10 victory over the Eagles. The Patriots quarterback said many of the right things as he tried to express his contentment with a...
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Rob Bradford
November 17, 2019 - 7:53 am
The Red Sox have been clearly willing to go down what can be an uncomfortable path, that of giving one player the kind of annual average salary that might make up a small market team's entire payroll. Offers along those lines have been made to Mookie Betts. As good of a player as Betts is, such a...
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Patriots defense
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Ryan Hannable
November 14, 2019 - 7:38 am
Patriots defense well aware of its upcoming opponents.
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Andy Hart
November 12, 2019 - 7:31 am
It’s an idea worthy of the most sappy Hollywood sports movie. It’s also a full-circle tale Patriots fans should want no part of. During a bye-weekend appearance on WBZ TV’s “Sports Final,” ESPN’s Mike Reiss spit-balled a timely hypothetical sports debate topic: If you were the Patriots and he...
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Rob Bradford
November 10, 2019 - 11:20 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — While we wait for this week’s GM Meetings to unfold, take a second to think about something. What if John Henry never said … "We need to be under the CBT. That was something we've known for more than a year now." Throughout the years the question has been asked of Red Sox...
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Jim Hackett
November 07, 2019 - 9:36 am
J.D. Martinez gives Red Sox get out of jail free card.
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Wide receiver Jakobi Meyers
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Ryan Hannable
November 07, 2019 - 6:00 am
Patriots offense needs contributions from N'Keal Harry, Jakobi Meyers.
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Mohamed Sanu
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Ryan Hannable
November 05, 2019 - 8:32 am
It wasn't all bad in Sunday's loss to the Ravens.
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Lamar Jackson
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Andy Hart
November 04, 2019 - 1:19 am
Sunday night’s trip to Baltimore to take on the Lamar Jackson-led Ravens was billed as the Patriots’ first true test of the season, especially for New England’s dominant defense that had put up historic numbers against lackluster competition through the 8-0 start to the year. Simply put, Bill...
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Rob Bradford
November 03, 2019 - 7:21 am
“It’s a very strong organization. I think in the last dozen years we have probably won two and a quarter more games than they have. They do everything right. They don’t get supported but they do everything right.” - John Henry on the Tampa Bay Rays. The Red Sox principal owner was right. With the...
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