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Zolak & Bertrand: RJ Bell on Week 3 Betting Odds; Fake Promo Friday (Hour 4)

In the fourth hour: Zolak and Bertrand talk to RJ Bell from pregrame.com as he gives us his best bets for Week 3 in the NFL!... Plus, Red Sox Nation was elated last night as their team clinched the A.L. East championship on Thursday night, but how did “The Dark Knight” Adam Jones react to…

Zolak & Bertrand: Phil Perry in Studio! (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Phil Perry of NBC Sports Boston joins us in studio. We get Phil’s thoughts on an eventful week in Foxboro including the loss in Jacksonville, the trade for Josh Gordon, Rob Gronkowski’s ankle injury, and a preview of Sunday night’s matchup in in the Motor City against Matt Patricia and the…

Zolak & Bertrand: Read & React; Bad QB Fantasy Update; Belichick Speaks LIVE (Hour 2)

In the second hour: We preview the top storylines ahead of Week 3 in the NFL with a new edition of Read & React! …Plus, we check the waiver wire in our Bad Quarterback Fantasy League… And, we hear live from Bill Belichick during his Friday media availability ahead of the Patriots Week 3 matchup…

Zolak & Bertrand: Browns Win, Sox Clinch ; Gronk Injury Update; Football Card (Hour 1)

In the first hour: It was a big night in sports on Thursday after the Sox finally clinched the A.L. East and the Cleveland Browns finally won a game for the first time in two years… Plus, Rob Gronkowski popped up on the injury report on Thursday with an ankle injury, but just how serious…

Zolak & Bertrand: Shaughnessy on Belichick Book, Josh Gordon Trade (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zo, Beetle and Shaughnessy react to some of the anecdotes to come out from the upcoming autobiography of Bill Belichick by ESPN’s Ian O’Connor… Plus, Dan weighs in on the Patriots acquisition of controversial ex-Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon…   And, we wrap up Shaughnessy’s appearance with a new edition of Dan’s…

Zolak & Bertrand: Shaughnessy on the Sox, Playoff Rotation and Banner Bandits (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Dan Shaughnessy of The Boston Globe joins Zo and Bertrand in studio after a rough couple of days in the Bronx for the Red Sox, who have dropped the first two games of their series with the Yankees. As the Sox go for attempt #3 to clinch the division, Dan still…

Zolak & Bertrand: Celtics Should Pursue Butler and Scott Gramling Talks Fantasy (Hour 1)

In the first hour: With news that Timberwolves all-star Jimmy Butler wants out in Minnesota, we wonder whether the Celtics have any interest in the two-time All-NBA guard… Find the big reason Beetle would deal one young Celtics star for Butler… And, we help you get your fantasy lineup set for a Week 3 win…

Zolak & Bertrand: Revs Coach Brad Friedel, Sox Lose in Bronx, Banner Bandits (Hour 4)

In the fourth hour: New England Revolution head coach Brad Friedel checks in with Zo and Bertrand as we get the latest news and notes from the Revs! .. Plus, the Sox whiffed on their first attempt to clinch the division after a bullpen collapse in the Bronx… And while they were unable to capture…

Zolak & Bertrand: More Notes from Belichick Book (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zo, Beetle and Bert Breer continue to react to some of the noteworthy items that have been unearthed in a new book about Bill Belichick by ESPN’s Ian O’Connor, including a few entertaining tidbits that friend of the show Dan Shaughnessy has brought to light as well…

Zolak & Bertrand: Breer on Josh Gordon, Belichick Speaks LIVE, David Andrews Joins Zo and Beetle (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand are joined by Bert Breer of The MMQB, who provides great insight into the Josh Gordon situation… Plus, we hear Bill Belichick’s Wednesday press conference LIVE to find out what he has to say about Josh Gordon and his thoughts on the Ian O’Connor book… and Patriots center…

Zolak & Bertrand: Brady Considered a ‘Divorce’ From Belichick (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand get a delayed start today after Bruins coverage, but we come out flying on the latest report in and upcoming book by Ian O’Connor regarding Tom Brady and Bill Belichick’s acrimonious relationship… Plus, Bert Breer of The MMQB joins us in studio for reaction to this latest piece…

Zolak & Bertrand: Diving into Josh Gordon's past and looking ahead to Pats-Lions (Hour 3)

The guys continue to react to the acquisition of Josh Gordon and dive into his past issues over the past five years. They also take a look ahead at the matchup with the Lions this weekend and how (if at all) Gordon will impact the contest. 

Zolak & Bertrand: Bill Belichick takes questions on Josh Gordon trade, more reaction to deal (Hour 2)

Zolak and Bertrand start the second hour of the show by listening in on Bill Belichick's conference call as he dodges questions about the Josh Gordon trade and how he will fit into Pats locker room. The guys also continue to take calls on the deals and debate how big of an impact he will…

Zolak & Bertrand: Assessing the impact of Josh Gordon landing with Pats (Hour 1)

Zolak and Bertrand dissect the Patriots' trade of Josh Gordon from the Brown for a conditional draft pick. They look back at Gordon's trials and tribulations over the past few seasons and hear reaction from Tom Brady, Randy Moss and many others on the acquisition and debate the risk and reward of the move. 

Zolak & Bertrand: More Patriots Reaction, Sox Magic Number Down to 2 (Hour 4)

In the fourth hour: More reaction from a 31-20 loss for the Patriots at the hands of the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday… Plus, the Red Sox took 2 of 3 from the New York Mets over the weekend to widdle the magic number down to just 2. Plus, we react to Chris Sale’s strong 3…

Zolak & Bertrand: Second Guessing the Patriots, Sounds of Sunday (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zolak and Bertrand address yet another second guess from Sunday’s game that could have benefitted the Patriots… And we react to some of the best highlights and soundbites from a big weekend of football with a new edition of “Sounds of Sunday”

Zolak & Bertrand: Why the Patriots Were Stupid, Josh Gordon a Fit in Foxboro, Read and React (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand run through all of the ways that the Patriots were less than smart on their way to a loss in Jacksonville on Sunday with a rare edition of “Why The Patriots Were Stupid”...  Plus, now that he is out in Cleveland, we wonder whether troubled former Browns WR…

Zolak & Bertrand: Pats Lose to Jags in Jacksonville (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to the first loss of the season for the Patriots, who fell to the Jacksonville Jaguars, 31-20 on Sunday. The Pats couldn’t take the heat on offense, and the defense was not able to solve quarterback Blake Bortles, who threw for 377 yards and 4 TD’s in…

Zolak & Bertrand: Phil Perry Breaks Down Pats-Jags! (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Phil Perry of NBC Sports Boston joins Zolak and Bertrand in studio… Phil gives us a theory as to why Felger and Mazz hate Kyle Van Noy so much… Plus, find out what Phil thinks are the keys to victory for the Patriots as they head to Jacksonville to take on…

Zolak & Bertrand: Getting Set for Pats-Jags, Belichick’s Future, The Football Card (Hour 1)

In the first hour: After much hype and trash talk,. Zo and Bertrand preview the highly anticipated AFC Championship Game rematch between the Patriots and the Jacksonville Jaguars… Plus, former Pats WR Danny Amendola came up clutch the last time these teams met, so who takes on that role this year? .. Also, more on…

Zolak & Bertrand: Does 100-wins Matter?, Jabari Bird Latest, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the fourth hour:Zolak and Bertrand wonder whether or not the Red Sox crossing the 100-win plateau for the season is really that significant of an accomplishment… Plus, we react to troubling details surrounding the domestic violence charges against Celtics guard Jabari Bird… And, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways!