Matt Light Made the Patriots Hall of Fame for Being Ashamed of Being a Patriot When the Team Kneeled

On WEEI as I was driving into work today in between expressions of delight at the unexpected success of the Celtics vs LeBron James and Cleveland I was listening to the hosts express surprise that Matt Light won the fan vote for the Patriots Hall of fame over Richard Seymour and Mike Vrabel. On Wednesday, … Continue reading Matt Light Made the Patriots Hall of Fame for Being Ashamed of Being a Patriot When the Team Kneeled

Will the Eagles Play the Patriots the full 60 Minutes?

If you are a person who believes in jinxes then Tom Brady's 3rd MVP is a good sign for Philadelphia. The Associated Press chose the New England Patriots star as the 2017 Most Valuable Player, announcing the award during Saturday night's NFL Honors ceremony. At 40 years and 184 days, Brady is the oldest player to win the MVP, … Continue reading Will the Eagles Play the Patriots the full 60 Minutes?

Could Tom Brady Decide to go the Full George Blanda Someday?

Yesterday Tom Brady once again came from behind in the 4th Quarter to once again lead the Patriots to the Superbowl, their 8th in the 16 years that he has been the starter (I don't count the year he got injured in game 1) which is only surpassed by a fellow named Russell who used … Continue reading Could Tom Brady Decide to go the Full George Blanda Someday?

ESPN/Wickersham & the Patriots Wolff & Trump: Selling Dupes The Same Narrative

Curly: Hey! What's this stuff for anyway? Larry: Why, it's a cleaner, ya chump! Curly: I know, it's auto polish. Moe: You boys really wanna know what it's for? Larry & Curly: [together]: Yeah. Moe: It's for sale, now get busy selling it. The Three Stooges, Dizzy Doctors 1937 The New Year started in a bad … Continue reading ESPN/Wickersham & the Patriots Wolff & Trump: Selling Dupes The Same Narrative

Why ESPN & WEEI not Withstanding Pats Fans Should Get Over the Jimmy Garoppolo Trade

Feldman: Ah yes, did you bring the um ... the specimen of your um ... and so on, and so on? Martin: Yes I did. It's in the car. [pause] There's rather a lot. Feldman: Good, good. Martin: Do you really need twelve gallons? Feldman: No, no, not really. Martin: Do you test it? Feldman: No. … Continue reading Why ESPN & WEEI not Withstanding Pats Fans Should Get Over the Jimmy Garoppolo Trade

That was a Catch

Forgetting the kneeling and other things the end of yesterday Steelers / Patriots game is everything that's wrong with the NFL. I only had a chance to listen to a little bit of the Patriots / Steelers game on my 1st break but had to go turn it off just after the pats kicked their … Continue reading That was a Catch

Tim Tebow is the Obvious Choice to Backup Tom Brady in New England

The New England Patriots shocked their fanbase today trading backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to the winless San Francisco 49ers for a 2nd round draft pick. This means that of the three backup quarterbacks the pats had at the start of the year, none are left, two have been traded and the #4 man Julian Edelman … Continue reading Tim Tebow is the Obvious Choice to Backup Tom Brady in New England

Breaking: Patriots Media Can’t Confirm or Deny CBS Report that all Patriots Will Stand this Week

There was a big development in the NFL/Protest story today out of CBS Boston: Just one week after many members of the Patriots kneeled during the national anthem, a new report indicates that they will all stand together as a team next time out. A league source told CSNNE’s Gary Tanguay on Tuesday that all Patriots players will … Continue reading Breaking: Patriots Media Can’t Confirm or Deny CBS Report that all Patriots Will Stand this Week

The Patriots & NFL Lost my Wife Today

Over the last two years my wife has really fallen in love with the Patriots, she has consumed the game with a passion that only matches her love of quilting. Today despite my own misgivings I turned on the game for her (I'm pretty indifferent except for Brady) and while Tom Brady, Robert Kraft and … Continue reading The Patriots & NFL Lost my Wife Today

My Superbowl Pick The Patriots by Four (games extra rest for Brady)

Today is superbowl sunday and while doing my best to ignore Lady Gaga and the other anti-Trump nonsense I can't help but notice they seem to dominate the coverage, likely because most people don't give Atlanta a chance. Given both the history and the work ethic of the Patriots Dynasty this is not a fault … Continue reading My Superbowl Pick The Patriots by Four (games extra rest for Brady)

If I was the Pittsburgh Steelers I’d Sue the NFL Over this…

...because if there is one thing that they don't need is for the New England Patriots and Tom Brady to have one more reason to think of themselves as underdogs, hated by the NFL and wanting revenge: Ben Roethlisberger, Matt Ryan, Aaron Rodgers … and … and? The fourth playoff quarterback never appeared in the championship round … Continue reading If I was the Pittsburgh Steelers I’d Sue the NFL Over this…

The “Thank You” Letter Roger Goodell should send to the New England Patriots from the NFL

9-23-2016 From Roger Goodell Commissioner NFL To : Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick, Jimmy Garoppolo, Jacoby Brissett et/al Subj: Many Thanks Hello: Wanted to drop you a quick line of thanks for your 3-0 start this season in general and your 27-0 thumping of the Houston Texans in particular. As you may have heard for the … Continue reading The “Thank You” Letter Roger Goodell should send to the New England Patriots from the NFL

When the Patriots win Superbowl 50 thank the NFL

Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto: I had intended to deal a fatal blow to the American Fleet by attacking Pearl Harbour immediately after Japan's declaration of war, but according to American radio, Pearl Harbour was attacked fifty-five minutes before our ultimatum was delivered to Washington. I can't imagine anything that would infuriate the Americans more. I fear … Continue reading When the Patriots win Superbowl 50 thank the NFL

Ian O’Connor echos DaTechGuy Patriots living rent free in the league’s collective head

Last month I said this about the New England Patriots and deflategate: it is clear the that patriots have spent the last 15 years living rent free in the heads of practically every time in the league. Yesterday Ian O'Connor at ESPN seconded that motion: This game, and the way Pagano coached it, illustrated again … Continue reading Ian O’Connor echos DaTechGuy Patriots living rent free in the league’s collective head

The Patriots are inside the rest of the League’s Head

When you hear the name "Gaylord Perry" the first word that might come to mind is "Spitball". However you might be surprised to know that in his entire 22 year major league that saw him win two Cy Young awards strike out over 3000 men and take the mound 777 times it wasn't till his … Continue reading The Patriots are inside the rest of the League’s Head