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Zolak & Bertrand: Going to Games Amid Epidemic, NHL Wants to Finish Regular Season, (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand ask whether or not you would feel safe going to a sporting event again even without a coronavirus vaccine… Plus, the NHL is reportedly prioritizing finishing the regular season with an eye toward a shortened posteason

Zolak & Bertrand: Cam Newton as Patriots Bridge QB, Brandin Cooks Trade, Bradshaw on Brady (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to Chris Gasper’s article in The Boston Globe making the case for Cam Newton as the next Patriots QB… Plus, former Patriots WR Brandin Cooks is once again on the move after being traded to the Texans.. And, Terry Bradshaw is evidently not very high on Tom…

Zolak & Bertrand: Pick 3 Challenge, Michael McCann, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand give their thoughts on a Boston sports related “Pick 3 Challenge” they saw on social media… Plus, we break down the legal hurdles of starting sports back up with Michael McCan of Sports Illustrated … And, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways!

Zolak & Bertrand: Tua’s Durability, PFF Has Pats Taking a QB, Virtual Draft Problems (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Michael Lombardi had some strong words regarding QB prospect Tua Tagovailoa and his durability concerns.. Plus, Pro Football Focus projects the Patriots to take a QB with the 23rd pick, but not for the reason you’d expect…  And, NFL execs who will be forced to conduct the draft virtually are having…

Zolak & Bertrand: More on Golf Courses, Are Patriots Middling?, Should Pats Cut Sanu (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand continue the debate on whether or not golf courses in Massachusetts should be open … Plus,  Mike Higgins, executive director of the New England PGA, joins us to weigh in on this topic… Also, how did Tom Brady’s departure affect the Patriots’ offseason approach? … And, Mohamed Sanu…

Zolak & Bertrand:Improving MLB, Jameis Winston, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand discuss solutions to improve MLB and whether on not the changes they could make due to the coronavirus would remain permanent  .. Plus, what does former Bucs QB Jameis Winston think of being replaced by Tom Brady? … And, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways!

Zolak & Bertrand: Brady on Belichick, Trump, Coronavirus and More (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zolak and Bertrand continue to react to highlights from Tom Brady’s interview with Howard Stern, including his relationship with Bill Belichick, his relationship with President Trump, his thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic, as well as some of the more hilarious moments of the interview.

Zolak & Bertrand: Baseball Needs to Come Back, NFL Draft Worries, KG Disses T-Wolves (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand share their thoughts on why Major League Baseball absolutely needs to come back  this season rather than shut down… Plus, the NFL is planning a dry run for their “remote” draft, while some are calling for other more dramatic changes to the process… And, Kevin Garnett is not…

Zolak & Bertrand: Brady on Howard Stern (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to some of the highlights from Buccaneers QB Tom Brady’s appearance on Howard Stern this morning, including when he knew his time in New England was coming to a close and how his relationship with Gisele was affected by his devotion to football.

Zolak & Bertrand:Chris Sale Conference Call, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to the highlights from Chris Sale’s conference call on the heels of his Tommy John surgery last week .. Plus, we listen to some of the lighter moments from the call  … And, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways!

Zolak & Bertrand: Hardy’s Dog Almost Got Stolen, Ravens Worried About Draft Hack (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zo is upset about the people who are spending the day outside… Plus, Hardy shares his experience with someone lurking around his neighborhood… And, the Baltimore Ravens might be a little paranoid over the prospect of a virtual draft…

Zolak & Bertrand: Sports Leagues Planning For Returns (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand share their thoughts on the potential plans from some of the American sports leagues to get back to game action, including MLB playing in Arizona, the NHL playing in regional sites, and UFC securing a private “fight island” to hold their events…

Zolak & Bertrand: Brady in The Players’ Tribune, Brady’s Collaboration, Blood Donation Info (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to Tom Brady’s article in The Players’ Tribune in which he reflects on his time in New England and looks forward to being a Tampa Bay Buccaneer… Plus, the article jogged something in Zo’s mind regarding previous comments about his input in the offense… Also, the NFL…

Zolak & Bertrand: Coronavirus Latest, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand talk to one of our favorite callers, Leigh in Quincy, as she details her recovery from the coronavirus… Plus, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin’s wife is doing good amidst the epidemic by helping to produce thousands of masks… And, we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways!

Zolak & Bertrand: NFL Wants to Start On Time, NBA Might Play Game of H-O-R-S-E, Sports Without Fans (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zolak and Bertrand give their thoughts on the likelihood of the NFL starting on time amid the coronavirus epidemic… Plus, if college and high school football both see their season’s cancelled, could the NFL also take over Friday and Saturday nights? … Plus, the NBA is reportedly considering a game of…

Zolak & Bertrand: Is Jarrett Stidham Ready?, Draft Grab Bag, COVIDiots (Hour 2)

In the second hour: At least one ESPN NFL analyst believes that Jarrett Stidham is NOT ready to be the guy for the Patriots just yet… Plus, Zolak and Bertrand bring you a number of NFL Draft related items including EA Sports involvement in the coverage, Rex Ryan’s thoughts on Tua, and the reported interest…

Zolak & Bertrand: NFL Start Date, NBA Could Shut Down, NFL on Friday & Saturday (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to the differing opinions between President Trump and California governor Gavin Newsom about whether or not the NFL will be able to start on time with full crowds… Plus, the NBA could be angling for a shutdown rather than a restart… And, if college and high school…

Zolak & Bertrand: College Football in Spring, Fake Promo Friday (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand discuss the possibility of college football splitting up their season and playing some games in the spring rather than the Fall…  Plus, Julian Edelman will host a Planet Fitness “Work-In” tonight as people continue to obey the stay-at-home order… And we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways.

Zolak & Bertrand: Could Pats Trade Up for Tua, Trading Edelman, Cora Comeback in 2021? (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand wonder if the Patriots might be a candidate to trade up in the draft in order to draft Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa… Plus, we continue the discussion about whether WR Julian Edelman could be a trade candidate this offseason… And, is it possible that Alex Cora could make…

Zolak & Bertrand: Possibility of NBA in Vegas, Coronavirus Latest, T-Bone Does Edelman’s Workout (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Bertrand wonder what the return of the NBA could look like, including the potential of playing games in a “bubble” in Las Vegas… Plus, we bring you the latest news and perspective on the impact of the coronavirus… And, T-Bone participated in Julian Edelman’s Planet Fitness “Work-In” last night.

Zolak & Bertrand:Scott Boras MLB Isolation Idea, Edelman’s Work-In, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Zolak and Bertrand react to agent Scott Boras’ creative idea to attempt a start to the MLB season…  Plus, Julian Edelman will host a Planet Fitness “Work-In” tonight as people continue to obey the stay-at-home order… And we wrap up the show with Today’s Takeaways.

Zolak & Bertrand: Brady’s Mansion, Cody Kessler Cut, This Day in Show History (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zolak and Bertrand continue the discussion of Brady’s new mansion in Tampa, including one modification made by Derek Jeter… Plus, more on the decision of the Patriots to release quarterback Cody Kessler.. And, we take a look back at some memorable moments  with a new edition of This Day In Show…

Zolak & Bertrand: Kemba’s Knee, Are Teams Benefiting From Stoppage, Brady’s New Mansion (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Bertrand give their thoughts on what Kemba Walker had to say about the status of his knee injury that has hampered him since February… Plus, could some teams actually be benefitting from the sports hiatus caused by the coronavirus?... And, Tom Brady has a place to live in Tampa…