For this list of men, it isn’t enough to excel at the sport of their choice. These guys must also excel off the field by dressing in killer clothes, marrying major babes and rubbing shoulders with the elite.
CSN Houston’s James Palmer joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss Coach O’Brien implementing studying Patriots film for the Texans. Palmer talked about the difficulties of trying to run a Belichick offense without the benefit of Tom Brady as your quarterback. He said that the Texans should still be able to find success by imitating the style even if not at the same level. Palmer says O’Brien’s coaching style makes a refreshing change from the Kubiak era.
Tonight the B-Straw & Pauly G Road Trip traveled to Dallas and Boston. First they drove to Dallas to talk to Mike Fisher, 105.3 The Fan, about Sean Lee’s injury at the Cowboys OTAs. He discussed the trouble an injury to Lee’s ACL could mean for the team as Lee is one of their best defensive players. Next the guys flew to Boston to talk to Chris Villani, WEEI, about Tom Brady versus Peyton Manning as quarterbacks. He also discussed Ryan Mallet’s role with the Patriots now that it doesn’t look like the Texans will make a move for him.
Mike Florio joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about the possibility of the Texans trading Matt Schaub, the market for Ben Tate, could Vince Wilfork sign with the Texans if he is released by the Patriots and how much longer will Tom Brady be with the Patriots?
It’s debatable whether the 2013 New England Patriots season was a success or a failure, but it certainly wasn’t boring.
The 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn’t overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.
No matter who has the edge Sunday, it seems the nation is rooting for Manning, because it’s been harder for him to win, because he’s not so pretty, because he’s considered one of us, because you get the sense that his aw-shucks, southern refrain is real.
In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.
Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed the Texans flirtation with Mike Munchak and Bruce Matthews, the NFL Playoffs, the new coaching hires this week and the issues with the referees so far in the playoffs.
Kerry Byrne, Cold Hard Football Facts, joined Ted and Paul to talk about the NFL playoff games this weekend. He talked about Tom Brady’s very impressive stats and though Peyton Manning is close he is not quite there. Byrne predicted how Belichick is going to play it going against Denver this weekend. He also looked at the stats in the 49ers vs Seahawks game including Russell Wilson compared to Colin Kaepernick.