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Alex Reimer
December 04, 2018 - 10:16 am
Towards the end of “Monday Night Football,” the often cliche-ridden Jason Witten delivered one of the strongest condemnations of an NFL team you will ever hear from a game analyst. The former Cowboys tight end lambasted the Redskins for signing linebacker Reuben Foster just three days after his...
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Alex Reimer
November 28, 2018 - 12:10 pm
We didn’t need any additional evidence to expose Max Kellerman’s Brady-hating agenda. But in case there was any doubt, allow us to present his defense of Aaron Rodgers this week, in the wake of his sixth road loss this season. On “First Take,” Kellerman praised Rodgers for winning eight straight...
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Rob Bradford
November 25, 2018 - 5:29 am
According to his longtime agent, former NFL coach and television analyst Mike Ditka is recovering after experiencing a heart attack earlier this week. "Coach Ditka had a mild heart attack earlier this week. Doctors inserted a pacemaker, and he is doing much better," Steve Mandell told ESPN Saturday...
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Lucy Burdge
November 23, 2018 - 8:12 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Houston at Detroit, 7 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Boston at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSB) NBA: Utah at LA Lakers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV...
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Alex Reimer
November 20, 2018 - 11:04 am
Monday night’s showdown between the Chiefs and Rams lived up to the hype. Both teams lit up the scoreboard in the most exhilarating regular season game in ages, giving all of us a potential Super Bowl preview. But in the aftermath of the 54-51 affair, you knew certain so-called football purists...
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Alex Reimer
November 09, 2018 - 11:26 am
The lobbying effort to bring the country’s premier college football show to Chestnut Hill started one month ago. Boston College routed ACC rival Louisville in mid-October, presenting Steve Addazio’s squad with an opportunity to control its own fate in one of college football’s legacy conferences...
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Alex Reimer
November 01, 2018 - 2:44 pm
Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers are facing off Sunday night, which means it’s time for national pundits to stoke up their favorite meaningless debate: which all-time great quarterback is better? On ESPN’s “First Take” Thursday , Max Kellerman took the hackneyed conversation in a different direction,...
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Alex Reimer
October 30, 2018 - 10:26 am
The unfortunate masses who tuned into “Monday Night Football” to watch the Patriots outlast the Bills in a primetime slog that made us all yearn for passed balls and pitching changes were simultaneously invited to one awkward hangout. Joe Tessitore, seemingly desperate to ingratiate himself with...
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Alex Reimer
October 12, 2018 - 12:14 pm
ESPN seemingly has a monopoly on breaking news in the NFL and NBA. The network’s team of ubiquitous Insiders, led by Adam Schefter and Adrian Wojnarowski, are portrayed as the unofficial papers of record for their respective leagues. When it comes to baseball, however, ESPN is lagging behind the...
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Alex Reimer
October 02, 2018 - 10:26 am
There seems to be an Anti-Gronk sentiment that’s building in some NFL circles. Last week, Bill Belichick confidante Mike Lombardi declared the Patriots’ tight end has lost some quickness. Interestingly enough, Belichick did not refute that on OMF Monday , saying it’s a “hard question” and “week-to-...
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