Bernd Buchmasser of Pats Pulpit co-hosts as we break down our 41-16 shellacking of the Broncos in Denver, discuss the drama surrounding Martellus Bennett’s return to the Patriots, and look ahead at our Week 11 game against the Raiders in Mexico City.
We discuss the deadline trade of Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers, talk about the impact of Dont’a Hightower’s season-ending injury, hand out our mid-season awards, and look ahead at our Week 10 game against the 3-5 Denver Broncos.
We break down what went wrong in our opening night loss to the Chiefs, and how the the team can bounce back Sunday in New Orleans. And Doug interviews Providence Journal beat writer Mark Daniels (39:10) about the hidden side of being a sports reporter, whether a player strike might be coming, and trades the Pats could make to turn things around.
In this deluxe season preview episode, we look ahead at Thursday night’s banner ceremony and opening game against the Chiefs, and predict our playoff and Super Bowl teams for the 2017 season. Then, Doug interviews Patriots roster expert @PatsCap (1:03:14) about our future at quarterback and everything else we learned from the weekend’s trades and cuts.