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September 24, 2018 - 10:18 am
By JOHN ANDERSON Here it is, Week 3 in a nutshell. You're welcome ... Baker Mayfield vs. Sam Darnold (for one half) This game is only going to further invigorate the anti-Tyrod crowd. Tyrod Taylor is a very good quarterback who was not having a great game before going down with an unfortunate...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 10:08 am
The Lions moved the ball at will against the Patriots in the first half Sunday, securing 14 first downs and holding the ball for 12 minutes and 30 seconds in the opening quarter. It was almost like the Patriots had no idea what was coming. Except, they did, which makes their woeful performance even...
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Alex Reimer
September 23, 2018 - 5:49 pm
The Jaguars followed up their self-described “Super Bowl win” over the Patriots in Week 2 with a stinker against the Titans Sunday. That sentence encapsulates one of the big reasons why the Patriots have been able to stay on top of the AFC for the last 18 years, while everybody implodes at one...
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Alex Reimer
September 23, 2018 - 5:22 pm
It was easy to roll your eyes and dismiss the Dolphins’ first two wins of the season. Their first one was an interminable slog against the Titans that was delayed multiple times due to rain storms and they beat the lowly Jets last week, who became the first team to lose a game to the Browns since...
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John Tomase
September 23, 2018 - 3:40 pm
The news that the 0-1-1 Steelers will now entertain offers for disgruntled running back Le'Veon Bell adds another team to the list of contenders that have been outlasted by the Patriots. Starting with the Rams in 2001 and continuing through the Peyton Manning Colts -- not to mention the Peyton...
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Rob Bradford
September 23, 2018 - 2:18 pm
The Craig Kimbrel conversation isn't an easy one. The Red Sox closer has certainly exhibited his value since coming over from San Diego prior to the 2016 season. (By the way, the centerpiece of that trade from the Padres' perspective, Manuel Margot, hasn't exactly torn it up. In 134 games this year...
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Josue Pavon
September 23, 2018 - 1:21 pm
Celtics forward Jaylen Brown posted an interesting tweet Saturday that could mean a number of different things. Brown, who is a frequent tweeter on the popular social media platform, posted the following philosophical message: Well, the timing of his post means everything so with that being said it...
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Rob Bradford
September 23, 2018 - 9:17 am
According to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com, the Browns did not move on from Josh Gordon because of a photo shoot-induced hamstring issue. They weren't convinced the wide receiver had remained on the straight and narrow. Cabot writes in her Sunday piece ... "No, it wasn't the hamstring. Yes,...
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Rob Bradford
September 23, 2018 - 8:45 am
Alex Cora has said throughout the last few days he already has an idea what his postseason bullpen will look like and the final week of the regular season won't necessarily be a tryout. Well, if the Red Sox manager had already executed a leap of faith with the struggling Joe Kelly he must feel a...
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Rob Bradford
September 23, 2018 - 7:46 am
With the Patriots not playing until 8:20 p.m. Sunday, there will be plenty of time to get your pregame football fix. The priority, of course, should be to listen to WEEI throughout the day, starting with the Fantasy Football Hour (8-9 a.m.), followed by NFL Sunday (9 a.m.-1 p.m.). The NFL game on...
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