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Alex Reimer
March 06, 2018 - 2:14 pm
NFL players kneeling during the national anthem was no longer an issue until old rich white guys began talking about it. Through the first two weeks of last season, roughly 24 players across the league knelt . Then President Donald Trump called the protesting players “sons of bitches,” and well...
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Alex Reimer
November 02, 2017 - 9:59 pm
When the Texans lost defensive stars J.J. Watt and Whitney Mercilus for the season on the same day last month, it appeared as if they were no longer going to be a threat in the AFC. Sure, rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson had impressed in his first five games, but teams don’t typically overcome the...
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Lucy Burdge
October 30, 2017 - 7:20 am
Welcome to Monday’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 . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: San Antonio at Boston, 7:30 p.m. (NBATV, NBCSB) NBA: Golden State at LA Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV) NFL: Denver at...
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Ryan Hannable
October 09, 2017 - 12:03 am
Even though the Patriots were off Sunday following their 19-14 win over the Buccaneers on Thursday night, there was still plenty of action connected to the Patriots. Here are five Patriots-related thoughts from Sunday’s NFL action. 1. Perhaps the AFC East will be more competitive than we gave it...
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Alex Reimer
September 25, 2017 - 8:01 am
Tom Brady had nothing but praise to heap upon his teammates following the Patriots’ thrilling 36-33 win over the Texans Sunday. In his weekly interview Monday with “Kirk & Callahan,” the Patriots quarterback talked about how his team competed for all four quarters. The game-winning drive...
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Lucy Burdge
August 29, 2017 - 8:47 am
Welcome to Tuesday’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 . TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Cleveland at NY Yankees, 7 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Boston at Toronto, 7:07 p.m. (NESN, WEEI-FM) MLB: LA Dodgers at...
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Ryan Hannable
June 14, 2017 - 9:33 am
It's official, the Patriots will have joint practices with the Texans this summer. On Tuesday, the Patriots announced they will conduct two days of joint training camp practices with the Texans on Tuesday, Aug. 15 and Wednesday, Aug. 16 when they travel to The GreenBrier in White Sulphur Springs,...
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Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2017 - 6:06 pm
HOUSTON -- Some eyebrows were raised this week when the hometown Texans announced that Wes Welker would be returning to the NFL - as a coach. Welker was hired as an offensive and special-teams assistant coach. Welker played in the NFL for 12 seasons, including six with the Patriots. Welker played...
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Mike Petraglia
January 14, 2017 - 10:04 pm
FOXBORO -- Sometimes you have to give yourself a kick in the backside to get going. That's apparently all it took for the Patriots trio of Devin McCourty, Logan Ryan and Duron Harmon to pick it up after what they felt was a less-than stellar first half Saturday. Leading just 17-13 at the half, the...
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Mike Petraglia
January 14, 2017 - 9:41 pm
[caption id="attachment_115994" align="alignright" width="350"] Bill Belichick speaks after a 34-16 playoff win over the Texans Saturday. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)[/caption] FOXBORO -- In some ways, it was the perfect scenario for Bill Belichick following his team's 34-16 win over the overmatched...
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