Mazz: Time to end the Mookie Betts saga

The Red Sox have been a year behind in most every offer while Betts has sought a contract that would effectively make him the second-highest-paid player in the game – behind only Trout by what amounts to relative pocket change. Pretty bold of Mookie don’t you think? (He’s not that close to Trout.) And pretty laughable of the Red Sox, right?

Bill Belichick issues statement on death of Kobe Bryant

By Matt Dolloff, Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has issued a statement on the passing of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, via ESPN's Field Yates. "This is an extremely sad time for the entire sports community," Belichick's statement begins. "In my 45 years in the NFL, I have never witnessed a group as captivated as…

Zolak & Bertrand: Charlie Weis' one question about Tom Brady

Charlie Weis has watched Tom Brady as close as almost anybody since the beginning. He was the Patriots offensive coordinator from 2000-2004 and helped design the offense Brady ran in three Super Bowl winning seasons. When it comes to Brady’s pending free agency, he has just one question, as he told 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Zolak and Bertrand on Monday.

Mike Pennel seems happier with Chiefs coaches than with the Patriots

By Alex Barth, It's been quite the year for Mike Pennel. The defensive tackle signed a two-year deal with the Patriots on the first day of free agency last season and was penciled into a starting role on their defensive line. Fast forward to training camp, and Pennel struggled to stay on the field.…

Patriots share Bill Belichick trade letter on Twitter

By Alex Barth, On the 20th anniversary of the trade that sent Bill Belichick from the New York Jets to the New England Patriots, the Pats gave fans a peak behind the curtain. Monday morning, the team shared a picture of the letter between Robert Kraft and Bill Parcells that sent Belichick to New…