Episodes
The New England Patriots lost starting quarterback Mac Jones to an ankle injury that will sideline him for 4-8 weeks, which leaves the Patriots trying to both find his replacement and continuing to develop an offensive identity. Despite the loss to the Baltimore Ravens, there were some bright spots on offense as Devante Parker had a breakout performance and as the rushing attack remained strong, but what this team is missing is consistency- and having to replace Jones won't help. Alec and...
Published 09/28/22
Pat and Matt discuss the Patriots losing their home opener to the Ravens, and, more importantly, what the situation will be if Mac's ankle is as badly hurt as it appeared to be at the end of the game. It wasn't always pretty, but there were some positives to take away from this loss. Make sure to subscribe to get reactions to all the important Patriots news. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/25/22
Pat and Matt are joined by Taylor Kyles to discuss what the Patriots can do on both offense and defense to beat the Ravens. Taylor discusses what he's seen from the offense that he thinks is good, and where have the biggest improvements come from. He also discuss how the defense needs to match up against the Ravens to be able to slow down the electric offense. They finish up with a few fun moments from the week in sports history, and of course some Marvel talk as well. Follow us on...
Published 09/23/22
The New England Patriots barely beat the Pittsburgh Steelers, but a win is a win. There are some positive to take from the game, as well as some negatives. How does the victory set the Patriots up in their upcoming game against the Baltimore Ravens? Can the Patriots build a winning streak? Alec and Rich cover it all. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/23/22
Pat and Matt discuss the Patriots 17-14 win in Pittsburgh against the Steelers. Definitely a lot of negatives from the game, but also some good positives. The guys break down all of it, and discuss what they need to do to get better. At the end of the day, however, the Patriots got the win, so that's a good thing. Make sure to subscribe for instant reactions to all of the Patriots news. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/18/22
Meghan Ottolini from the Meloni, Fauria, and Mego show on WEEI, joins Pat and Matt to discuss the Patriots and what she saw from them last week. They discuss the offense in general, the offensive line, and the Kendrick Bourne situation. They also hit on the defense, and then give a few moments from this week in sports history. Follow us on Twitter Meghan: @Meghan_Ottolini Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/16/22
The New England Patriots head to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers and aim to avoid an 0-2 start to the season. How can the Patriots shake off an ugly game against the Dolphins and find their footing on offense? How can the defense build off a strong opener against another middling offense? What factor will Steelers defensive coordinator Brian Flores play due to his familiarity with New England? Alec and Rich cover it all. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/15/22
The Patriots were crushed by the Dolphins in Miami and it was ugly. The offense looked uninspired and the defense allowed a back-breaking play before the half. That said, there were some positives to take away and a (hopefully) bright future ahead. Alec and Rich cover it all. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/13/22
Pat and Matt discuss an ugly season opener in Miami for the Patriots. They lost the turnover battle, had a really tough time moving the ball on offense, and Mac Jones got an x-ray on his back after the game. Not a ton of positives from today, but the guys try to find a few of those too. Make sure to subscribe to get instant reactions to all of the latest Patriots news! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/11/22
Pat and Matt are joined by Phil Perry of NBC Sports Boston to discuss what they expect to see from the Patriots this season, Phil talks about what fans can expect from Mac Jones, and why there are things to be excited about. After the interview, Pat and Matt take a shot at some season long over/unders for this season. Follow us on Twitter Phil: @PhilAPerry Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/09/22
The Patriots kick off their season against the Dolphins in Miami, which has been a house of horrors for Bill Belichick and company. How can New England finally beat Miami in their own house? Who has to step on offense? Who are the players to watch on defense? Alec and Rich cover it all. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/09/22
Pat and Matt are joined by Dale DeMott from Eat Sleep Fantasy to do a 10 round mock draft. During the draft, they discuss a ton of players, and talk about the strategies that they use when drafting in their own leagues. If you listen to only one fantasy football podcast before your draft, let this be the one! Follow us on twitter Dale: @eatsleepff Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 09/02/22
Pat and Matt discuss the 53 man roster. No hugely surprising cuts, but they did have 10 rookies make the roster, which is definitely more than normal, which clearly signals their intention of getting younger and faster. Make sure to subscribe to get instant reactions to all of the Patriots news! Follow us on Twitter Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/31/22
The Patriots preseason is over and it's time to evaluate the whole preseason and predict who makes the initial roster. Alec and Rich cover it all! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/30/22
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Published 08/29/22
Pat and Matt break down what they saw in the Patriots 3rd and final(thank God) preseason game of the 2022 season. They discuss what players stuck out in both good and bad ways, and how will that affect the roster decisions made next week. They also remind everyone to not lose hope just yet, as Bill Belichick knows what he is doing, and this team is going to look better once the regular season starts. Make sure to subscribe here to get reactions to all breaking Patriots news Learn more about...
Published 08/27/22
Pat and Matt take a look at some of the main positional battles going on in camp this year. Who do they think is going to win out, and will the Patriots be able to sneak some of the guys who don't make it onto the practice squad? They also preview the game tonight, and what they will be watching for. Follow us on Twitter Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/26/22
Ok, so now is it time to panic? Mark Schofield shares his thoughts on the offensive performance against Carolina, Isaiah Wynn, and joint practices with the Raiders. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/25/22
The Patriots beat the Panthers in the second week of the preseason, and there's actually a bit to break down from this game. The team showed their hand as it relates to their projected depth chart- who were the starters and second stringers, versus who played in the second half- and some players stepped up to the challenge. There's a receiver that might be challenging for a roster spot, a linebacker that could emerge as a defensive standout, and defensive linemen that could knock off a...
Published 08/24/22
Pat and Matt discuss the Patriots second preseason game, this one a win against the Carolina Panthers. There were some good, some bad, and some in between. They discuss it all in this instant reaction. Make sure to subscribe to get reactions to all the latest Patriots news! Follow us on Twitter Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/20/22
The New England Patriots lost to the New York Giants in the opening week of preseason, but there was a lot to learn from this game. Which players stood out on offense or defense? What did the playing time suggest for the projected starters, top back-ups, and bubble players? Who are the players worth watching? Alec and Rich cover it all. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/16/22
Pat Lane and Matt St. Jean discuss Mac Jones debuting at 85, and Matt Judon debuting at 52 on the NFL's top 100 list. They also talk about what to expect from the team in joint practices against the Panthers this week, and also what to look for in their second preseason game on Friday night. Make sure to subscribe to get reactions to all of the Patriots news! Follow us on Twitter! Matt: @mattstdream Pat: @plane_pats Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/16/22
Pat Lane and Matt St Jean discuss a week 1 preseason loss to the Giants. A lot of positives from a bunch of young players, and some negatives mixed in as well. No injuries, which is always huge for the preseason. Make sure to subscribe to get reactions to all of the Patriots news! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/12/22
Pat discusses the James White retirement, and what it means for the Patriots both on and off the field. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/11/22