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June 03, 2019 - 12:56 pm
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has reportedly applied to trademark the name "Tom Terrific." The request has angered New York Mets fans -- perhaps none more so than WFAN's Boomer Esiason -- who instantly think of Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver when they hear that moniker. Here is what...
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Chris Long of the Philadelphia Eagles
Jonathan Bachman
May 23, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Recently retired NFL defensive end Chris Long believes players should be able to use marijuana as a form of pain medication or stress relief. The two-time Super Bowl champion, who played with the St. Louis Rams, New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles, admitted on “The Dan Patrick Show”...
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Kyler Murray poses on stage with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after the Arizona Cardinals selected him with the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.
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April 26, 2019 - 9:41 am
Kyler Murray was the top prize in the NFL Draft on Thursday night, the must-see quarterback landing in the desert as the No. 1 pick of the Arizona Cardinals . The rest of first round unfolded with a few surprises at the top -- looking at you, Raiders and Giants -- a few blank looks during a run on...
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WEEI
April 05, 2019 - 1:32 pm
According to multiple reports, former WFAN radio host Craig Carton was sentenced to 3.5 years in prison and three years probation Friday on federal fraud charges for his role in a ticket fraud scheme. Last November, Carton was convicted for playing a role in defrauding investors in a ticket...
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WEEI
October 11, 2018 - 11:50 am
Hurricane Michael made landfall on the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 hurricane on Wednesday, Oct. 10. It is the third-most intense hurricane ever to make landfall in the United States, and has been called "worst storm that [the] Florida Panhandle has seen in a century." Here are some ways you...
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WEEI
October 02, 2018 - 11:14 am
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Founded by PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center in 2006, the campaign is designed to raise awareness and provide resources to keep youth safe from bullying. For more information on the campaign, as well as resources and ways to show your support...
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