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Zolak & Bertrand: Rodney Harrisons comments on NFL return, Gameday travel for NFL teams? Todays takeaways

What’s on the Menu for Zo this weekend?  Rodney Harrison can’t envision an NFL season happening with how physical the game is played, Rumors have started that the NFL is debating day of travel for teams to play games,  Zo has some strong opposition to these rumors and the feasibility of the logistics. Todays takeaways…

Zolak & Bertrand:Adam Silvers comments on NBA return, Comedy sequels, Kurt Warner from NFL network joins the show

The NBA’s return to play strategy, what will happen when players or multiple players test positive. Comedy movie sequels are discussed , are there any that are better than the original, Calls flood in to discuss. Kurt Warner from the NFL network calls in to discuss Cam Newton and how his comeback in the NFL…

Zolak & Bertrand: Patriots Qbs ranked, How does Newton fit in Patriots offense, NHL Hub cities, This date in show history

Ranker.com ranked the top Patriots QBs all time and had Zolak at 11, Will Damien Harris be a factor in the Patriots running game this year? Numerous salary deferments are discussed thanks to Bobby Bonilla day, the benefits of deferred payments and what would you do if you won the lottery? The NHL is now…

Zolak & Bertrand: Cam Newton and Mohammed Sanu working out together in LA, Bobby Bonilla day

Zo hardy and Mckone are in today, they start Wednesdays show with Cam Newton flying to LA to do a passing camp with Sanu. If we’re going to praise Brady for his work ethic do we have to do the same for Newton.  Deion Branch predicts a big year for Cam Newton. Its Bobby Bonilla…

Zolak & Bertrand: Ball Glove Fetishes, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zo and Hardy react to Tim Kurkjian’s ESPN story about baseball players and their obsessions with the gloves … Plus, more on Cam Newton signing with the Pats … And, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways 

Zolak & Bertrand: Cam Newton, NBA Restart Looks Shaky, Zo on Fireworks (Hour 3)

In the third hour:  Hall of Famer Kurt Warner and Cam Newton’s former head coach Ron Rivera are weighing in with positive thoughts on the Patriots signing of the former NFL MVP… Plus, is the NBA restart even going to happen? … And, Zo has strong thoughts on fireworks

Zolak & Bertrand: The Decision, Baby Names, This Day in Show History (Hour 2)

In the second hour:  Zo and Hardy react to the ESPN feature “Backstory: The Decision”, chronicling the inside story of LeBron’s decision in 2010… Plus, if you had to name a baby right now, what name would you choose? .. And, we take a look back with This Day in Show History.

Zolak & Bertrand: Cam Newton Questions (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zo and Hardy with Tim McKone on headlines…  We continue with reaction to the Patriots signing Cam Newton, while looking back to his last healthy season in 2018… Plus, are the Patriots now the favorite in the AFC East? And, why were the Patriots the only team in on him?

Zolak & Bertrand: Cam Newton, Pats Punishment, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand continue with reaction to the two huge Patriots new items of the day -- the Cam Newton signing and the punishment handed down by the league for last season’s videotaping scandal… and, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways

Zolak & Bertrand: Pats Punished for Taping Scandal, This Day in Show History (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to the other bit of news from last night, as the NFL handed down the punishment for the Patriots videotaping scandal from last season in Cincinnati… And, we take a look back with This Day in Show History. 

Zolak & Bertrand: Ken in Lowell, MLB Should Make Content Free, Fake Promo Friday (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand hear from one of our favorite callers -- Ken in Lowell… Plus, should the MLB make streaming content and cable packages free?  … And, we wrap up the week with Fake Promo Friday! 

Zolak & Bertrand: John Henry’s Liverpool wins EPL, MLB Expanded Playoffs, This Day in Show History (Hour 2)

In the second hour: At least one of John Henry's business ventures is thriving, after Liverpool won the English Premier League title … Plus, Major League Baseball might decide to implement an expanded playoff format after all for the upcoming 60-game season… And, we take a look back with This Day in Show History.

Zolak & Bertrand: Brady Ignores Advisory, Tatum Set for Max Contract (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to an Instagram post from Tom Brady where he seemingly taunts coronavirus restrictions down in Florida… Plus, Jayson Tatum looks to be in line for a max contract extension this offseason.

Zolak & Bertrand: Sox May Have Fans in Stands, Caller’s Delight, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Red Sox president Sam Kennedy says we might see fans in the stands this year at Fenway...   Plus, we explain how the Red Sox actually did not cheap out when it comes to draft picks this year… Also, we attempt to do another Caller’s Delight…  And, we wrap up the…

Zolak & Bertrand: NBA concerns About Bubble, Sports Hub Media Tour, Bruce Arena (Hour 3)

In the third hour:  Zolak and Bertrand continue to discuss the concerns that some in the NBA have about the Orlando plan, including Brad Stevens… Plus, Felger did an interview in which he dished on all things radio…. And, Bruce Arena, head coach and sporting director of the Revolution, joins us as the MLS gets…

Zolak & Bertrand: HOF Game Cancelled, Tailgating Outside NFL Games, This Day in Show History (Hour 2)

In the second hour:  The NFL has cancelled the Hall of Fame Game this August, moving us one step closer to seeing a shortened preseason schedule… Plus, stadiums at football games may replace fans in the first several rows with advertising banners, with the possibility of tailgaters being allowed in the parking lots… And, we…

Zolak & Bertrand: Stevens Pushing Back on Orlando, Tatum Playing Tons of Golf, New PGA Protocols (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to an anonymous NBA poll from The Athletic that also reveals Brad Stevens’ hesitation about entering the Orlando bubble without his family… Plus, Jayson Tatum has apparently been playing A LOT of golf during the NBA hiatus… And, the PGA has released new coronavirus guidelines after a…

Zolak & Bertrand: Red Sox Refresher, Speakers in Every Helmet, Ortiz Latest, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand refresh your mind on the Red Sox roster, as MLB gets set to ramp back up … Plus, could the NFL put speakers in every helmet to prevent close contact in huddles?... Also, the bizarre case of David Ortiz in the Dominican continues to get more strange… And,…