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The Brady Farkas Show

The Brady Farkas Show

By Brady Farkas
Brady Farkas brings you the latest in local and regional sports news and gives opinions on the stories you care about in the Vermont, Northern New York and New Hampshire markets.

The show runs daily from 5:30-7 PM on WDEV Radio (AM 550 and FM 96.1)
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Full Show, 01-14
Brady is back talking about the Patriots ratings being down 26 percent from a year ago and why he's mad at fans that gave up on the team this year. He also talks with Adam Kaufman of WBZ News Radio in Boston about the Celtics and if they are really "going for it" like other teams are. He also talks about Cam Newton potentially landing with the Bengals in the offseason and the Red Sox reported pursuit of a big-time FA SS.
1:15:01
January 15, 2021
Adam Kaufman of WBZ News Radio, 01-14
Brady is joined by Adam Kaufman of WBZ News Radio in Boston to talk about the Patriots declining ratings, the Kyrie Irving saga and if the Celtics are doing all they can to win in 2020-21. Also, should the Pats draft Mac Jones out of Alabama?
13:59
January 14, 2021
Full Show, 01-13
Brady discusses the ongoing Kyrie Irving saga and tries to figure out what Irving is really looking for. He also talks with ESPN Radio's Freddie Coleman and discusses the apparent big nature of the Red Sox offseason plans. And he talks about what Robert Saleh needs to do if he's going to become head coach of the New York Jets.
1:14:49
January 14, 2021
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 01-13
Brady is joined by ESPN Radio's Freddie Coleman to talk about what Kyrie Irving is searching for and we talk about what if Kyrie retired? Also, should the Patriots be looking at Mac Jones in the draft? And was Belichick turning down the Presidential Medal of Honor a big deal?
11:47
January 13, 2021
Full Show, 01-12
Brady is back on a Tuesday talking about his takeaways from the National Championship game, why he would still take Justin Fields if he were available to the Pats, why he thinks Bill Belichick is still a better coach than Nick Saban and he's joined by former UVM men's basketball coach Tom Brennan for his first weekly appearance of the year.
1:17:24
January 13, 2021
Former UVM MBB Coach Tom Brennan, 01-12
Brady sits down with former UVM basketball coach Tom Brennan to talk about the Cats 5-3 start to the season, how a team overcomes adversity in this tough season, his relationship with UAlbany coach Will Brown and more.
15:42
January 12, 2021
Full Show, 01-11
Brady is back talking about how the Cleveland Browns brought he and his dad closer during this tough year and is joined by Red Sox and Bruins Insider Tom Caron of NESN to talk about the Andrew Benintendi trade rumors and much more. And Brady explains how the Patriots blueprint is easy to see, and it was on display again this weekend.
1:14:36
January 12, 2021
Red Sox Insider Tom Caron of NESN
Brady sits down with Red Sox and Bruins Insider Tom Caron of NESN, who talks with Brady about the rumors surrounding a possible trade of Andrew Benintendi, if spring training is going to start on time in one month, the B's season ahead without Chara and much more. And they also talk about TC's love for Vermont, including his graduating from St. Michael's College.
10:48
January 11, 2021
Full Show, 01-08
Brady is back talking about the rumors of Deshaun Watson being traded to the Patriots and why he wouldn't trade for him. He's joined by Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to talk Wild Card weekend and Nick Caserio's departure from NE and he discusses why Tom Brady cant' be happy with Bruce Arians today.
1:14:46
January 9, 2021
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 01-08
Brady is joined by Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to discuss the Patriots rumors about acquiring Deshaun Watson, if the Texans situation is better or worse than the Pats and we talk about Tom Brady ahead of Wild Card Weekend. Also, is Justin Fields headed to NE in the draft?
11:54
January 8, 2021
Zubin Mehenti of ESPN Radio
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio morning host Zubin Mehenti to talk about his show with Jay Williams and Keyshawn Johnson and also talks about Cam Newton's future in the NFL and just how good Justin Fields is ahead of the National title game.
11:41
January 8, 2021
Full Show, 01-07
Brady is back, talking about the Patriots loss of Nick Caserio to the Texans and if it's a big deal, and he welcomes in Adam Kaufman of WBZ News Radio in Boston as a new weekly insider. He also discusses why its a good thing that Josh McDaniels isn't likely to get the Houston Texans job and he welcomes in former NFL GM Mike Tannenbaum. And, is Bill Belichick right to say the Pats "sold out to win Super Bowls?"
1:15:32
January 8, 2021
Celtics/NE Sports Expert Adam Kaufman of WBZ News Radio
Brady sits down with new weekly insider Adam Kaufman of WBZ News Radio in Boston. Adam is the foremost authority on the Celtics so we talk about the emergence of Payton Pritchard, the impact of not having Kemba Walker and the growth of Jaylen Brown. And the guys also talk about Nick Caserio leaving the Patriots and if the Pats should trade for Deshaun Watson.
16:10
January 7, 2021
UVM WBB Coach Alisa Kresge
Brady sits down with UVM women's basketball coach Alisa Kresge to talk about the teams 4-2 start to the season, navigating the challenges that this season presents, the play of star freshman Anna Olson and much more.
10:22
January 7, 2021
Former NFL GM Mike Tannenbaum
Brady sits down with former New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum, who talks about the Patriots loss of Nick Caserio in the front office to the Texans, the situation facing Cam Newton this offseason, how much money Cam may get and if Bill Belichick is right to say that this 7-9 season was a product of all the years of "going for it."
06:54
January 6, 2021
ESPN Texans Reporter Sarah Barshot
Brady sits down with ESPN Houston Texans reporter Sarah Barshot, who talks about why the team hired Nick Caserio away from the Patriots and named him its General Manager. He also talks about if Josh McDaniels is headed to be the next head coach for Houston and if JJ Watt would want to come to New England in the offseason.
07:40
January 6, 2021
Full Show, 01-05
Brady is back talking about Cam Newton's comments about not wanting to be a backup and his feeling that he's still a starter in the NFL and he brings on Pats broadcaster Bob Socci for the final time this season. He also talks about if the Pats are an attractive spot for free agents this offseason and brings on ESPN MLB Insider and Vermont native Buster Olney for an in-depth chat about growing up in Vermont, the Red Sox and if the season will start on time.
1:16:33
January 6, 2021
ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney, 01-05
Brady sits down with ESPN MLB Insider and Randolph Center, VT native Buster Olney. The guys talk about Buster's history with WDEV, the Red Sox plan this offseason, the decision to bring back Alex Cora and much more, including the Lake Monsters losing their MLB affiliation. 
14:45
January 5, 2021
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 01-05
Brady talks with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci for the final time of the 2020 season. The two talk about Cam Newton's post-season comments, what the Pats will do this offseason and much more, including the best development of this season.
11:22
January 5, 2021
Full Show, 01-04
Brady is back for his first show after the New Year, talking about the Patriots end of season win over the Jets. He "Unpacks the Patriots" and is joined by Pats reporter Chris Price of the Boston Globe. He also discusses Cam Newton's legacy in New England if this was his final game in Foxboro and talks about Cam's plan for the offseason and why Jakobi Meyers was the biggest bright spot this year.  Sponsor: Sticks and Stuff and Swanton Lumber.
1:14:08
January 5, 2021
Pats Insider Chris Price of the Boston Globe
Brady is joined by longtime Patriots reporter Chris Price of the Boston Globe who shares his take on the Pats season and the experience of watching -- and covering -- Cam Newton. He also discusses if he thinks the Pats will trade up for a quarterback in the offseason and what they may do for a veteran bridge. He also talks roster turnover that's coming and his cool story on the 15th anniversary of Doug Flutie's drop kick back in 2005.
11:42
January 5, 2021
Full Show, 12-30
Brady is back with a packed show before the New Years Holiday break. He dispels two myths about the Patriots and wonders if Cam Newton even wants to start this Sunday against the Jets. He's joined by ESPN Radio's Freddie Coleman and discusses the impact of a surprising rookie on the Celtics. And Brady talks about why he wouldn't hire Josh McDaniels for an HC job this offseason, and Zdeno Chara leaving the Bruins.
1:11:34
December 31, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 12-30
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio host Freddie Coleman to talk about if Cam Newton really wants to start on Sunday against the Jets, if Josh McDaniels should get a head coaching look in the offseason, and we discuss the impacts of Payton Pritchard and Tristan Thompson on the Boston Celtics.
12:10
December 30, 2020
Full Show, 12-29
Brady is back after a lengthy holiday break talking about the Patriots being destroyed by the Bills, 38-9, and why he's so disappointed in the loss. He also talks about Cam Newtons comments about his frustration at his lack of results, discusses why the media put the QBs in a bad position and he discusses how the Bills provide the perfect blueprint for the Pats to get back to prominence. He also goes off an old college buddy in "Crazy Twitter Takes" and talks with Pats broadcaster Bob Socci.
1:11:45
December 30, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 12-29
Brady sits down with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci to talk about the Pats 38-9 loss to the Bills on Monday Night Football and what the state of the organization looks like. They also address Cam Newton's post-game comments and we decide who is their more optimism about: The Pats or the Red Sox?
10:55
December 30, 2020
Former UVM Hoop Star Bernie Cieplicki
Brady sits down with former Rice Memorial star and UVM star Bernie Cieplicki to talk about the 2-2 Catamounts through four games. Bernie was on the broadcast for Sunday's win against NJIT and talks about how hard it is to play back-to-back games, the vibe in the gym with no fans, the development of Ben Shungu, the importance of Ryan Davis and much more.
12:46
December 29, 2020
Cam to the Broadcast Booth? Demetri Ravenos of Barrett Sports Media
Brady sits down for an extra bonus podcast interview with Demetri Ravenos, sports media expert at Barrett Sports Media, who talks about a column he recently wrote in which he called for Cam Newton to become a broadcasting star when his playing days are over. Is Cam the right man to lead the SEC on ESPN? And is Cam really the best QB in SEC history?
09:21
December 24, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 12-24
Brady sits down for a little bonus holiday talk with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus. We step back and look at the Patriots and how they can best be fixed and we check in on the Patriots rivals heading into Week 16. How did the Bills get so good, so fast? And what should the Jets do at quarterback? And did Bill Belichick make a huge mistake in the Pats loss to the Dolphins on Sunday?
11:47
December 24, 2020
Full Show, 12-23
Brady is back for a show with a little bit of everything! We reveal the big news: That we've now got a TEXT LINE that will make the show more interactive and you can reach us at 802-585-3026 all the time! We talk about Brady's worry about the Celtics heading into Opening Night and we are joined by Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio. Brady keeps falling for Kyrie Irving and Bill Belichick was completely out of line in how he handled Mike Reiss of ESPN.
1:11:25
December 24, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio personality Freddie Coleman to talk about Brady's fears about the Celtics heading into Opening Night, if he believes Kyrie Irving has changed his attitude based on what he said after the Nets opening night win. He also asks Coleman about Cam Newton and his comments about COVID impacting the Patriots season and if he thinks the Pats are a quick fix or require a long rebuild. And Brady asks Freddie some Christmas questions.
09:46
December 23, 2020
Full Show, 12-22
Brady is back talking about how the Patriots dynasty is over, and how it's more noticeable than just the record. He talks about Cam Newton's comments about wanting to come back to New England next year and he brings in Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci. He also talks about the UVM hoops win over UMass-Lowell and discusses why the Yankees need to just sign DJ Lamahieu already.
1:11:37
December 23, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 12-22
Brady sits down with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci to talk about the Pats being eliminated from the playoff picture, Cam Newton's comments about wanting to come back to Foxboro, and we get Bob's opinion on how quick the fix is for the Patriots moving forward.
11:34
December 22, 2020
Full Show, 12-21
Brady is back on a Monday talking about the Patriots loss to the Dolphins and he questions a decision made late in the game to not kick a field goal. He also talks about Cam Newton's comments on the season being a series of "just coming up a tad bit short" and he gives the latest on Stephon Gilmore's injury. He also talks with UVM men's hockey broadcaster Michael Lehr about the Catamounts opening-weekend losses to UMass.
1:10:25
December 22, 2020
UVM Hockey Broadcaster Michael Lehr
Brady sits down with UVM men's hockey broadcaster Michael Lehr to discuss the Catamounts season-opening weekend at UMass. He talks about a pair of losses, how the style of play differs under first-year head coach Todd Woodcroft and how Woodcroft approaches the program in his first season.
12:45
December 21, 2020
Full Show, 12-18
Brady is back on a Friday talking about the Patriots path to the playoffs, and he previews the Pats and the Dolphins with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus. He also discusses how Cam Newton sounds tired at this point of his Patriots season and he talks about why young quarterbacks can succeed earlier than they used to be.
1:08:51
December 19, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 12-18
Brady talks with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus ahead of the Patriots and Dolphins on Sunday. Can New England run their way to a victory? Are the Dolphins really as good as their record indicates, or are they just a replica of last years Patriots? The guys also discuss football philosophy and talk about if Marcus Mariota is the answer for the Pats in 2021.
12:51
December 18, 2020
St. Michaels MBB Coach Eric Eaton
Brady sits down with St. Michaels College men's basketball coach Eric Eaton to talk about the cancellation of the Northeast-10 season and championships, if the Purple Knights will play this season in any form, recruiting during a pandemic and much more.
13:28
December 18, 2020
Full Show, 12-17
Brady is back talking about Freddie Coleman's claims that the Patriots season is a failure with no playoffs and he brings on CBS Sports broadcaster Ian Eagle to preview Pats and Dolphins for Sunday. He also says the Red Sox are making a mistake in their offseason approach and he discusses how Dolphins coach Brian Flores was not being truthful when discussing Cam Newton. Also, I hope that St. Michaels College invests in athletics because MBB coach Eric Eaton has me impressed.
1:11:36
December 18, 2020
NFL on CBS Broadcaster Ian Eagle
Brady sits down and talks with NFL on CBS Broadcaster Ian Eagle ahead of the Patriots and Dolphins game on Sunday. He gets the scoop on how the Pats look with Cam Newton compared to Tom Brady and he talks about how Cam handles pre-game meetings vs. how Brady does. Also, is Brian Flores just a carbon copy of Bill Belichick in Miami?
10:12
December 17, 2020
Full Show, 12-16
Brady is back talking about a huge fear he has now for the Patriots impending offseason and he talks about the comments made by N'Keal Harry's trainer about Cam Newton. He brings in Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio for some perspective on the Pats and Kyrie Irving and talks about why Josh McDaniels probably gets too much grief from fans. Also, does Giannis get you rushing to your TV?
1:12:33
December 17, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 12-16
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio host Freddie Coleman to talk about the comments made by N'Keal Harry's trainer about Cam Newton, if Cam is really done and he talks about more Kyrie Irving weird comments and more.
10:23
December 16, 2020
Minneapolis Sports Expert Phil Mackey on Odorizzi, JD to Twins?
Brady sits down for a podcast exclusive interview with Minneapolis radio host Phil Mackey of SKOR North, to talk about the similarities between the Patriots and Vikings and Brady gets the scoop on former Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi, who is a free agent target of the Red Sox. Also, would the Twins trade for JD Martinez?
12:56
December 16, 2020
Full Show, 12-15
Brady is back talking about the Patriots playoff chances being dashed last night and he responds to a WEEI column calling the Pats season a failure. He also discusses why Jackie Bradley Jr. should go to Philly in the offseason, not come back to Boston, and he talks about if the Pats would really tank in Week 17 against the Jets. Also, Cam Newton is telling you he's grown -- listen to him.
1:12:09
December 16, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 12-15
Brady is joined by New England Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci to talk about Cam Newton's hesitance to not make a mistake and where that comes from, and he talks about if Bill Belichick would really throw a game at the end of the season. He also shares his experiences of broadcasting the Army-Navy Game, which was this past Saturday.
11:39
December 15, 2020
Full Show, 12-14
Brady is back on a Monday talking about the valuable lesson the New York Giants learned yesterday against the Cardinals and he brings on Patriots Insider Phil Perry of NBC Sports Boston to discuss the best plan for the organization both in the short-term and long-term. He discusses a pressing question facing the Patriots of "Can they play a short or a long-game here" and Brady discusses why he likes the Red Sox signing OF Hunter Renfroe.
1:12:40
December 15, 2020
Patriots Insider Phil Perry, NBC Sports Boston
Brady sits down with Patriots Insider Phil Perry of NBC Sports Boston to talk about what we want to see from the teams final three games, if Cam Newton should really start against Miami, the best plans at QB moving forward for the franchise and they discuss Cam's impact on this team.
12:43
December 14, 2020
Full Show, 12-11
Brady is back talking about the Patriots 24-3 loss to the Rams on TNF and why he's so disappointed in how it played out. He talks with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus about the game and Cam Newton's future both in the short and long-term. And he explains why he would stick with Cam heading into Miami and he questions the Patriots handling of a crucial fourth down.
1:09:10
December 12, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 12-11
Brady sits down with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to talk about the Patriots 24-3 loss to the Rams, what the Pats should do with Cam Newton moving forward, if Cam can still start in this league and if New England can make a run at Matthew Stafford in the offseason.
12:00
December 11, 2020
New Hampton Prep BB Coach Andrew Gale
Brady sits down with New Hampton (NH) Prep Basketball coach Andrew Gale to talk about guard Evan Guillory, who just committed to the University of Vermont. He's a guard who has a skillset reminiscent of one of the best Catamounts in recent memory...
09:18
December 10, 2020
Full Show, 12-09
Brady is back, talking about the news that the Lake Monsters will no longer be affiliated with Major League Baseball and he previews Patriots and Rams ahead of Thursday Night Football. He also talks with ESPN Radio's Freddie Coleman and answers the question, do the Patriots like playing this style of football?
1:12:41
December 10, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 12-09
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio personality Freddie Coleman to talk about the Patriots upcoming matchup with the Rams, the future of Cam Newton in Foxboro, if the team should trade for Matthew Stafford and we get Freddie's opinion on minor league baseball cutting 40 teams, including the Vermont Lake Monsters.
09:35
December 9, 2020
Full Show, 12-08
Brady is back talking about one piece of Bill Belichick praise that really stuck out to him and he discusses why the Bills shouldn't be getting that much praise for doing what teams are supposed to do. He also welcomes on Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci and former UVM basketball star Marqus Blakely after finding out he will be a part of the UVM Athletics Hall of Fame, and he talks about some mixed messaging coming from the Red Sox.
1:10:36
December 9, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 12-08
Brady sits down with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci to talk about the teams 45-0 win over the Chargers, the coaching job of Bill Belichick, if Cam Newton is worth $20 million and what the intangibles are worth when it comes to Cam.
11:18
December 8, 2020
Former UVM Basketball Star Marqus Blakely
Brady sits down for an exclusive interview with former UVM Basketball star Marqus Blakely, who found out that he's going into the UVM Athletics Hall of Fame next year. Blakely won the America East Player of the Year twice and the Defensive Player of the Year three times. He speaks about the honor, how he found out and what it means to be a Catamount.
08:57
December 8, 2020
Full Show, 12-07
Brady is back talking about the Patriots 45-0 win over the Chargers as he "unpacks the Patriots." He talks about why he's happy for N'Keal Harry, the coaching job of Bill Belichick and he breaks it all down with former NFL DL Frostee Rucker and Ryan Dyrud of the Bleav in LA Football Podcast.
1:08:57
December 8, 2020
Former NFL DE Frostee Rucker and Ryan Dyrud
Brady sits down with the guys from the Bleav in LA Football Podcast, former NFL DL Frostee Rucker and Ryan Dyrud, to talk about the Patriots 45-0 win over the Chargers, how a defense confuses a young QB like Justin Herbert, playing against a Bill Belichick-led team and they get you ready for Pats and Rams on Thursday night.
13:53
December 7, 2020
Full Show, 12-04
Brady is back on a Friday talking about the idea that Ryan Fitzpatrick come be the Patriots QB next offseason as Pro Football Focus suggests and then talks with Eric Eager of PFF about it -- and the Pats/Chargers game. He also discusses how Fitzpatrick reminds him of Doug Flutie and the Celtics early schedule re-affirms his biggest worry about them.
1:10:06
December 5, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 12-04
Brady sits down with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to discuss the Patriots and Chargers matchup this weekend, PFF's prediction that Ryan Fitzpatrick will replace Cam Newton in Foxboro and why they think so highly of Damian Harris.
10:26
December 4, 2020
Full Show, 12-03
Brady is back talking about why Cam Newton hasn't started to get any criticism from the New England media until now and why he hasn't really gotten any from fans either. He also talks about a very exciting new UVM hoops recruit from Canada with Elias Sbiet, Canadian Hoops Expert, why Andrew Benintendi is the biggest key the Red Sox need to be evaluating and he talks about the next step for Jayson Tatum.
1:11:14
December 4, 2020
Canadian Basketball Expert Elias Sbiet
Brady sits down with Canadian Basketball Expert Elias Sbiet of North Pole Hoops to talk about the latest Canadian recruit for the University of Vermont, Samuel Alamutu. How good is he? And is he destined to be the best Canadian that UVM has ever had?
11:26
December 3, 2020
Full Show, 12-02
Brady is back talking about the idea that Josh McDaniels could leave the Patriots to be the Bucs next head coach, Gordon Hayward's comments on why he left Boston, why Bill Belichick has softened this year and he talks with Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio about the treatment of Cam Newton in Boston, the Celtics concerns and more.
1:12:13
December 3, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 12-02
Brady talks with ESPN Radio personality Freddie Coleman about his decision to eat 18-inches worth of sub at lunch, the rumors that Josh McDaniels could be the next head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Brady's worry about the Celtics and why Cam Newton isn't being criticized like Boston athletes usually are.
10:31
December 2, 2020
Full Show, 12-01
Brady is back laying out all the scenarios for the Vermont Lake Monsters moving forward and he gets some help from Kyle Glaser of Baseball America. He also talks with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci for his insight on the team moving forward and he discusses how Cam Newton has shown his evolution as a leader.
1:14:13
December 2, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 12-01
Brady is joined by the Voice of the Patriots, Bob Socci, who talks about how he would describe this 5-6 team, if there was a silver lining in an ugly win on Sunday, Cam Newton's impact, N'Keal Harry's struggles and much more.
10:27
December 1, 2020
Kyle Glaser of Baseball America on the Lake Monsters Options
Brady is joined by Baseball America's Kyle Glaser to talk about all the options on the table for the Vermont Lake Monsters moving forward. This podcast-channel exclusive offers up a lot of the answers that we've been wondering about regarding pro baseball in Burlington.
14:22
December 1, 2020
Full Show, 11-30
Brady is back on a Monday recapping the Patriots 20-17 win over the Cardinals and he talks about the play of the defense and special teams in the win. He also catches up with ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates to talk about the state of the franchise and then he talks about if Cam Newton is helping or hurting the Pats and he discusses the Cardinals play call on the 4th-and-1 before the half.
1:12:32
December 1, 2020
ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates, 11-30
Brady sits down with ESPN NFL Insider and former Patriots staffer Field Yates, who breaks down the Patriots 20-17 win over the Cardinals, his general assessment of the team, Cam Newton's future, N'Keal Harry's question marks and he talks about some questionable penalty calls in the game.
10:31
November 30, 2020
Former NFL TE and Cardinals Analyst Ed Smith
Brady sits down for a podcast-exclusive interview with former NFL TE Ed Smith. Smith played for the Falcons, Lions and Eagles and helped Atlanta win the 1998 NFC Championship. And he's since become an Arizona radio host and a Cardinals podcast host on the Bleav Podcast Network. He breaks down the Pats 20-17 win over Arizona.
13:33
November 30, 2020
Full Show, 11-27
Brady is back after the holiday talking about the Patriots and Cardinals matchup in Week 12. Cam Newton says you don't need to be athletic to play QB but do we agree with that? You can't look at just the record when dissecting Matt Patricia's failure in Detroit and can the Patriots be purely entertainment for the rest of the year? Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus drops by also to talk Pats/Cardinals and we do our full "Six Pack" of NFL Questions.
1:08:55
November 28, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 11-27
Brady talks with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus ahead of Week 12 in the NFL and the guys preview Patriots/Cardinals and discuss whether or not QBs need to be athletic now in order to be successful. We also talk about how Cam Newton is valued on the open market and if guys like Matthew Stafford or Carson Wentz are better value.
09:38
November 27, 2020
Full Show, 11-25
Brady is back with a pre-Thanksgiving show talking about a variety of topics including the Celtics loss of Gordon Hayward, the Red Sox offseason ahead and if he's ready to give up on N'Keal Harry. He also talks with ESPN Radio's Freddie Coleman.
1:10:12
November 26, 2020
Freddie Coleman, 11-25
Brady is joined by ESPN Radio personality Freddie Coleman to talk about the state of the Boston Celtics, Gordon Hayward's departure and what he wants to see from the Patriots down the stretch.
11:22
November 26, 2020
Full Show, 11-24
Brady is back talking about if he would rather have Tom Brady as the Pats QB on a 4-6 team and he talks to Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci about the team as it stands. Also, should Boomer Esiason be talking about Cam's mental health? And why can't anyone get a read on Cam yet?
1:12:36
November 25, 2020
College Basketball Expert Kevin Sweeney
Brady talks with College Basketball Expert of CBB Central about UVM product Anthony Lamb signing with the Detroit Pistons, Stef Smith's place in the America East this year and much more, including UVM's decision to postpone winter sports until mid-December.
11:01
November 24, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 11-24
Brady is joined by Patriots radio broadcaster Bob Socci to talk about the loss to the Texans, questionable gameplanning in that game, the impact of COVID on Cam Newton and what the injury to Rex Burkhead means for Sony Michel moving forward.
12:12
November 24, 2020
Full Show, 11-23
Brady is back talking about the Patriots 27-20 loss to the Texans, why it's so disheartening and what went wrong. He also addresses claims that the Patriots defense doesn't have a true leader, discusses if the Pats had the worst loss in the NFL this weekend and he talks with Texans expert Sean Pendergast of SportsRadio 610 in Houston.
1:12:35
November 24, 2020
Houston Sports Radio Host Sean Pendergast, 11-23
Brady is joined by Sean Pendergast of SportsRadio 610 in Houston. He's also the Texans pre and post-game host and he breaks down the Texans 27-20 win over the Pats and much more, including how much it would cost New England to land a receiver like Will Fuller in free agency.
12:16
November 24, 2020
Full Show, 11-20
Brady is back talking about how he thinks the Patriots are in the middle of a big run that could lead to the playoffs and he talks with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus ahead of the matchup with the Texans. He also talks about the reports that Gordon Hayward wants to play in Indiana and he talks about one thing he disagrees with from UVM hockey coach Todd Woodcroft.
1:12:15
November 21, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 11-20
Brady welcomes in Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to talk about the newfound energy around the Patriots, the matchup with Houston, the value of a running game and we get the first look at the Pats and Cardinals in Week 12.
11:38
November 20, 2020
Norwich Hockey Coach Cam Ellsworth
Brady sits down with Norwich University hockey coach Cam Ellsworth who provides an update on the Cadets season, floats a possible idea of a Vermont-only college hockey league and talks about how a good Division III program could compare to a Division I program.
11:56
November 20, 2020
Full Show, 11-19
Brady is back talking about the Gordon Hayward opt-out and sometimes the job you expected isn't the job you get, he talks about a claim that elite NBA players don't want to play in Boston and he brings on former ESPN Radio producer and NBA expert Steve Ceruti. He also talks about his conversation with new UVM hockey coach Todd Woodcroft and discusses why people are so perplexed by Cam Newton.
1:12:12
November 20, 2020
Former Texans DL Seth Payne
Brady talks with former Texans DL and current Houston Radio host Seth Payne as we get ready for the Patriots and Texans on Sunday afternoon.
13:54
November 20, 2020
NBA Expert and Former ESPN Radio Producer Steve Ceruti
Brady talks with NBA Expert and former ESPN Radio producer Steve Ceruti about the Boston Celtics draft, Gordon Hayward opting out, the Celtics reportedly trying to move Kemba Walker and working with UVM product Ryen Russillo for years at ESPN.
11:25
November 19, 2020
UVM Hockey Coach Todd Woodcroft
Brady continues his week-long tour of the local hockey college hockey scene by talking with new University of Vermont hockey coach Todd Woodcroft. They talk about the programs month-long delay until they can play in games, building a winning culture and we hear about the Tinling brothers, who are two recruits providing a lot of optimism in Burlington.
10:40
November 19, 2020
Full Show, 11-18
Brady opens up the show by reacting to his interview from last night with UVM Athletic Director Jeff Schulman about the situation involving the delay in UVM Athletics and then he discusses the fragility of college sports with Freddie Coleman of ESPN. And he discusses a bit about the NBA Draft tonight and we hear more on the Patriots from former Pats QB Doug Flutie.
1:13:10
November 19, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 11-18
Brady is joined by Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, who talks about the feeling around college sports in the state of Connecticut as we try to figure out what's going to happen with UVM. He also talks about the reports of the Celtics wanting to trade Kemba Walker and the new momentum around the Patriots heading into a matchup with the Texans.
10:05
November 18, 2020
Dartmouth Hockey Coach Reid Cashman
Brady sits down with new Dartmouth men's hockey coach Reid Cashman to talk about the cancellation of the Ivy League season, why he wanted the job at Dartmouth, coaching in the NHL with the Washington Capitals and much more.
12:31
November 18, 2020
Full Show, 11-17
Brady splits the show into two parts... talking about people should be rooting for Cam Newton and then he talks with Pats broadcaster Bob Socci about the sudden optimism around the team. And then he revisits the decision of UVM to delay the start of winter sports by a month and talks with Catamounts Athletic Director Jeff Schulman.
1:12:02
November 18, 2020
UVM Athletic Director Jeff Schulman, 11-17
Brady is joined by UVM Athletic Director to discuss the school's decision to delay the start of winter sports by a month and Brady questions why the decision was made and some of the wording used by the administration.
12:27
November 17, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 11-17
Brady is joined by Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci to discuss the upset win over the Ravens, the newfound tone around the organization, if the Patriots truly planned to become a power running team, the issues at WR outside of Jakobi Meyers and how playaction has helped Cam Newton.
11:27
November 17, 2020
Full Show, 11-16
Brady is back on a Monday talking about the confusion he has regarding UVM's decision to delay winter sports by a month, and he breaks down the Patriots big win over the Ravens, and he talks with former Ravens and Patriots WR Kamar Aiken about the game.
1:13:23
November 17, 2020
Former Ravens and Pats WR Kamar Aiken, 11-16 (FULL VERSION)
Brady sits down with former Ravens and Patriots WR, and current Ravens podcast host, Kamar Aiken, to talk about the Patriots upset win over Baltimore, his time playing with the Patriots, and his time playing against New England in the 2015 playoffs. This is the full 14-minute interview, which is a bonus from the 9-minute interview we aired on the show.
14:07
November 16, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 11-13
Brady sits down with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to talk about the Patriots matchup with the Ravens, the excuses for Lamar Jackson and the problems with the Patriots defense.
11:06
November 13, 2020
Full Show, 11-12
Brady is back talking about how he likes the Red Sox approach to the offseason so far and he discusses more on the kinds of players the Sox should target. He also talks with former Red Sox IF Lou Merloni about the Alex Cora re-hiring, the team's direction and much more. And then he says that analysts need to stop giving Lamar Jackson excuses ahead of the Ravens-Patriots meeting. And some "Crazy Twitter Takes" involving some Celtics rumors.
1:11:11
November 13, 2020
Former Red Sox IF Lou Merloni, 11-12
Brady sits down with former Red Sox IF and current Red Sox broadcaster Lou Merloni to talk about the Sox hiring of Alex Cora, the best course of action for the team this offseason, what to make of Andrew Benintendi and we talk about the future of Bill Belichick in New England.
09:41
November 12, 2020
Full Show, 11-11
Brady discusses the theory that Bill Belichick should leave New England at the end of the year and then pokes holes in all the places that people are suggesting. He talks with ESPN's Freddie Coleman and says he would trade Belichick for the right price this offseason. Also, a bunch of new discussion points in the latest "Daily Dose of Flutie."
1:11:05
November 12, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 11-11
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio personality Freddie Coleman to talk about if he would trade Bill Belichick this offseason, if Belichick leaving would affect his legacy in New England, and his thoughts on the Alex Cora re-hire in Boston.
09:44
November 12, 2020
Full Show, 11-10
Brady is back talking about Alex Cora's introductory press conference as the Red Sox manager and he breaks down the Patriots win as he "unpacks the Patriots." He tells you why he didn't feel good about the win, Jakobi Meyers' breakout and much more -- and he talks with Pats broadcaster Bob Socci.
1:13:05
November 11, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 11-10
Brady sits down with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci to dissect the Pats 30-27 win over the Jets, the Pats conservative nature on offense, the play of Cam Newton and more, including if he has any dirt on Brady's buddy Doug Flutie.
11:59
November 10, 2020
ESPN NASCAR Expert Ryan McGee
Brady sits down with ESPN NASCAR expert, Ryan McGee, to talk about Chase Elliott's championship win and the impact of Vermont natives Ken Squier and Steve Phelps on the sports history and future.
09:54
November 9, 2020
Alex Abrami of the Burlington Free Press
Brady sits down with Burlington Free Press HS sports reporter Alex Abrami to talk about the conclusion of the fall season, his gut feelings on the winter season ahead and they discuss if anything from the COVID season should be implemented moving forward.
13:07
November 9, 2020
Full Show, 11-06
Brady is back on a Friday talking about the Red Sox hiring Alex Cora, why it's an embarrassing news dump, what he wants to see out of Cora and the team. And he talks Week 9 of the NFL with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus and he discusses why how the Patriots come out on Monday is more important than even how they play.
1:17:24
November 7, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 11-06
Brady sits down with Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, who talks with us about the Patriots-Jets matchup, answers if Stephon Gilmore is still elite and talks Week 9 as a whole.
10:35
November 6, 2020
Anthony Treash of Pro Football Focus
Brady sits down with Pro Football Focus College Football Expert Anthony Treash for this "bonus" interview. He talks about his desire for the Patriots to tank for Justin Fields, the scouting report on Jarrett Stidham and what to make of Sam Darnold heading into Monday Night Football.
15:32
November 6, 2020
Full Show, 11-05
Brady is back talking about the reasons that Chaim Bloom possibly wouldn't want Alex Cora as the Red Sox manager, why it was predictable that Golden Tate would cause problems for Joe Judge and he's joined by UVM basketball coach John Becker. Brady also responds to what Cam Newton was "sold" on in New England.
1:14:24
November 6, 2020
UVM Basketball Coach John Becker, 11-05
Brady is joined by UVM basketball coach John Becker, who talks about his confidence in the college hoops season ahead, what the logistics of the offseason have looked like, the biggest challenges the team has endured, Anthony Lamb's draft chances in the NBA and more.
12:00
November 5, 2020
Full Show, 11-04
Brady is back, trying to figure out if the Patriots really "sold out" for Super Bowls in the last five years and he talks with ESPN Radio host Freddie Coleman. He also discusses his midweek questions including how the Red Sox should approach the offseason, the kind of pressure that is on young quarterbacks, Gordon Hayward wanting to opt-out and much more.
1:15:01
November 5, 2020
Freddie Coleman, 11-04
Brady sits down with ESPN Radio host Freddie Coleman to talk about hosting against the Presidential Election, his thoughts on Daniel Jones and if he likes Brady's idea of bringing Jones to the Patriots. He talks about the state of the Pats and more, including the report that Gordon Hayward wants to opt-out of his Celtics deal.
12:31
November 5, 2020
Full Show, 11-03
Brady is back on a Tuesday talking about the announcement today regarding Vermont winter sports guidance and he talks with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci about the team, as well why he would take Daniel Jones on the Patriots in the future.
1:13:46
November 4, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 11-3
Brady sits down with Patriots broadcaster Bob Socci for their weekly conversation about the team, including if the Patriots are in a rebuild mode, how Bill Belichick's comments on the salary cap are playing in Boston and if the team was ill-prepared heading into 2020 in the wake of Tom Brady leaving.
12:36
November 3, 2020
VT HS Basketball Expert Brent Curtis
Brady sits down with longtime WDEV high school basketball broadcaster Brent Curtis to talk about the announcement that we will have a high school winter sports season, what it will look like without fans and much more.
06:05
November 3, 2020
Full Show, 11-02
Brady kicks off Week 2 by discussing Dustin Pedroia's impact on the Red Sox as rumors of his retirement swirl, and then he dives deep into the Patriots loss to the Bills by talking with NFL on CBS reporter Evan Washburn, plus Brady has an epiphany on Cam Newton and Brady discusses the breaking news regarding Norwich winter sports and UVM's basketball schedule.
1:13:16
November 3, 2020
NFL on CBS Sideline Reporter, Evan Washburn
Brady talks with NFL on CBS Sideline reporter Evan Washburn about the Patriots loss to the Bills, how Cam Newton looks from field level, what he notices missing from New England and much more.
10:46
November 3, 2020
Full Show, 10-30
Brady is back for the last show of his first week and he says the Patriots currently have the worst QB situation in the NFL, is joined by Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus to talk about Pats-Bills, questions Josh McDaniels and he reflects on the possible idea surrounding the Lake Monsters and the NY-Penn League.
1:13:52
October 30, 2020
Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, 10-30
Brady is joined by Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus, who helps break down the Patriots-Bills matchup in Week 8, talks about Cam Newton's future and his shortcomings and Brady asks how much he can blame Josh McDaniels for his playcalling and ability as an OC.
11:50
October 30, 2020
Legendary Broadcaster Ken Squier
Brady sits down with legendary broadcaster and RadioVermont owner Ken Squier, who reflects on the legacy of Travis Roy and talks about how he's known his family for decades.
05:09
October 30, 2020
Full Show, 10-29
Brady is back on a Thursday with a question "Were the Patriots ever any good in 2019?" And then he talks with 13-year MLB veteran Dan Wheeler about his career and he reacts to the breaking news of the death of Travis Roy by bringing on ESPN personality John Buccigross. Plus, Brady discusses if "old baseball" is "better baseball" and more.
1:13:44
October 29, 2020
Former MLB Pitcher Dan Wheeler
Brady talks with 13-year MLB veteran Dan Wheeler about his career, playing in two World Series's, and he talks about his one year in Boston and the value of analytics in baseball.
12:22
October 29, 2020
ESPN Personality John Buccigross, 10-29
Brady is joined on short notice by ESPN personality, SportsCenter anchor and College Hockey expert John Buccigross to reflect on the passing of Travis Roy, who died at 45.
04:40
October 29, 2020
Full Show, 10-28
Brady is back, talking about the debate raging around analytics in sports as it relates to Rays-Dodgers and he talks about why Mike Trout is better than Mookie Betts. He and Doug Flutie discuss some ideas to improve the Patriots offense and Brady talks with ESPN Radio host Freddie Coleman!
1:13:31
October 28, 2020
Freddie Coleman of ESPN Radio, 10-28
Brady is joined by ESPN Radio host Freddie Coleman to talk about the World Series, his career and the Patriots/Cam Newton issues. Freddie will be joining the show each Wednesday at 5:45 PM!
10:38
October 28, 2020
Full Show, 10-27
Brady is back for Day 2 talking about the mistake people are making in discussing the Tom Brady/Patriots divorce, plus he debuts some new segments like "Hot Seat of the Week" and "This Made Me Want to Drink." We hear from former Patriots QB Doug Flutie and Brady gives his take on the winter sports season in Vermont based on hearing the Governor speak today.
1:13:48
October 27, 2020
Patriots Broadcaster Bob Socci, 10-27
Brady Farkas talks with Patriots radio broadcaster Bob Socci about the loss to the 49ers, Cam Newton's performance and mindset and what it's like to call a huge loss like the 33-6 loss against the 49ers. Socci will join the show each Tuesday at 5:45.
14:02
October 27, 2020
Full Show, 10-26
It's the first day of the Brady Farkas Show and Brady talks about the Patriots embarrassing loss to the 49ers, why Cam Newton is still the starter and he defends Cam from the critics. He also welcomes on former Pats TE and Super Bowl Champion, Jermaine Wiggins, and debuts several new segments like "Daily Dose of Doug" and "Crazy Twitter Takes."
1:12:56
October 26, 2020
Former Patriots TE Jermaine Wiggins
Former Patriots TE and Super Bowl Champion Jermaine Wiggins joins Brady on Day 1 of the Brady Farkas Show to talk about the Pats loss to the 49ers, Cam Newton's status with the organization and if he thinks less about Tom Brady for wanting Antonio Brown in Tampa Bay.
08:07
October 26, 2020
Brady Farkas Show Test Episode
Brady Farkas posts this episode of his Patriots podcast as a test episode of the Brady Farkas Show. This feed is where you'll find daily uploads of the Brady Farkas Show from WDEV Radio. The Brady Farkas Show launches officially on Oct. 26th and runs LIVE from 5:30-7 on WDEV Radio and WDEVRadio.com.
46:12
October 14, 2020