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Alex Reimer
February 11, 2019 - 1:07 pm
The NFL is the most valuable property in television and there isn’t a close second. NFL games accounted for 46 of the 50 most-watched shows on TV last season and ratings increased five-percent over the previous year. Though the NFL has always been a ratings juggernaut, it’s never been more dominant...
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Alex Reimer
February 04, 2019 - 1:21 pm
The NFL keeps giving David Portnoy exactly what he wants. Last week, they kicked him out of Media Night, allowing him to play the martyrdom card in a parade of TV interviews. Then on Sunday, security dragged Portnoy out of Mercedes Benz-Stadium. Unsurprisingly, Portnoy, who was wearing a disguise,...
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Alex Reimer
January 31, 2019 - 1:32 pm
The Boston Globe says there’s a lack of buzz surrounding this Patriots Super Bowl run, because the Public Garden’s duckling statues are not decked in Patriots regalia and an owner of a sports apparel stand in South Station says he hasn’t sold many “Beat LA” shirts over the last few days. Oh, and...
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Alex Reimer
January 30, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Roger Goodell has already reinstated Josh Gordon once from an indefinite suspension due to substance abuse. The commissioner suggested Wednesday he’s open to possibly doing it again, but Gordon has lots of work to do first. The Boston Globe’s Ben Volin asked Goodell about Gordon at his annual Super...
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Lucy Burdge
January 25, 2019 - 10:51 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: Toronto at Houston, 8 p.m. (ESPN) AROUND THE WEB: -- Saints tight end Benjamin Watson called out Roger Goodell in a...
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Alex Reimer
January 24, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Most people with eyes agree that Julian Edelman didn’t touch the ball when the Chiefs punted to him in the fourth quarter of the AFC championship. The officials, amazingly, got one right. That is, most people besides Jerry Jones. The Cowboys owner says he believes the call was wrongly overturned. “...
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Lucy Burdge
December 13, 2018 - 5:59 am
Welcome to Thursday’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 . THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: LA Lakers at Houston, 8 p.m. (TNT) NBA: Dallas at Phoenix, 10:30 p.m. (TNT) NFL: LA Chargers at Kansas City, 8:20 p...
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Alex Reimer
December 03, 2018 - 2:11 pm
The NFL tried harder to nail Tom Brady for playing with deflated footballs than figure out whether Kareem Hunt physically assaulted a woman in the hallway of his hotel residence. This disturbing contrast exposes Roger Goodell’s priorities, and combating domestic violence appears to be at the bottom...
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Lucy Burdge
October 03, 2018 - 7:46 am
Welcome to Wednesday’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. WEDNESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Oakland at NY Yankees, 8:08 p.m. (TBS) NHL: Boston at Washington, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN) NHL: Anaheim at San Jose, 10:...
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Lucy Burdge
July 20, 2018 - 6:49 pm
Donald Trump tweeted out his own proposal on Friday night for how the NFL should punish players who kneel during the pregame national anthem. He believes the punishment for a first-time kneeler should be a one-game suspension, while a player who kneels a second time should be suspended for a season...
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