There has been two storylines concerning the Retirement of Gronk last week. !st of all Is Gronk the best Tight End of all time and 2nd of all what are the Patriots going to do without him? I think you have to answer: No to question one, I'd take Tony Gonzalez over Gronk who put … Continue reading Boston Sports Stories Under the Fedora The Patriots and Gronk , The Red Sox and Leon, The Bruins and Bergeron, The Celtics and Kyrie Plus Sports Betting Now vs the Babe Ruth Era
It might be odd to put it this way but with his 6th title. As of today Tom Brady only needs to play in 3 more superbowls to appear in as many Championship games a Bill Russell and just five wins away from having as many rings as him, and if he makes it to … Continue reading Five Superbowl LIII thoughts. Brady vs Russell & Berra, Defense rules, Gostkowski comes through, Angry Liberals and Two Boston Titles this season (so far!)
Humphrey Bogart, 1940's/50's Democrat and arguably the greatest actor there has ever been once said "The only thing you owe the public is a good performance". If that is true then given the number of good performances we've had from Jane Curtin over the decades I reckon death wish for the GOP not withstanding I reckon … Continue reading Non Tweets Under the Fedora 1-4-18 Bogart & Curtin, Romney & Cuomo, Pelosi and Daughter, Kollab & Insurance and Brady and the Press
It's been an amazing year for Boston Sports. Last Year the Red Sox Won their Division, the Patriots went to the Superbowl, the Bruins are tied for the lead in their division with 3 games to go and the Celtics, even without their Superstar Kyrie Irving are in 2nd place in their division with a … Continue reading Red Sox Start 5-1 and Nobody Cares
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?
For the next three days I'm going to be flat out. Fr. Stephen Imbarrato of Priests for life who you've seen hosting EWTN's series Defending life, will be doing several events in several cities for WQPH 89.3 and I'll be covering him and those who attend the various, events, masses and dinners over Divine Mercy Sunday. You … Continue reading 10 Thoughts Under my Fedora Fr Imbarrato with WQPH , Jake Tapper, Coulter vs Berkeley and more
There has been a lot of talk about who is more important Brady or Belichick as the Patriots, much to the delight of New Englanders and the dismay of the Anti-Trump crowd (excepting those in NE that is) reach their 7th Superbowl, but if you really want to understand how much Brady & Belichick each … Continue reading Brady + Belichick = Stengel + Berra
Just under a year ago, before his suspension was overturned I wrote about how Tom Brady's suspension had a huge silver lining for the Patriots: First of all Tom Brady is 37 years old, while he is arguably the greatest quarterback in NFL history even the greatest gets old and the toll of 15 seasons … Continue reading Tom Brady Suspension Reinstated the same silver lining as before
There were two stories in the news from Boston concerning Sport figures, and their proper behavior. First championships already won and Bruins Goalie Tim Thomas. The Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins visited the White House today to be honored by President Barack Obama, but the team's star goaltender declined to attend for poltical reasons. I … Continue reading Protocols and sports Boston edition
I saw the last quarter of the Pats Bills game and couldn't believe my eyes: With a 5 point lead and possession and 2:10 on the clock even I know to take the knee in the end zone and make the pats use the time outs and stop the team defensively, particularly when my quarterback … Continue reading I’m no football expert; is Leodis McKelvin?