Patriots Local News:

SOURCE:Boston Sports Journal


SOURCE:NESN


SOURCE:NESN


SOURCE:NESN


SOURCE:Boston Herald


SOURCE:Providence Journal


SOURCE:NESN


SOURCE:Boston.com


SOURCE:CBS Boston


SOURCE:Boston Sports Journal


SOURCE:Boston Sports Journal


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:Yahoo! Sports


SOURCE:USA TODAY


SOURCE:Boston.com


SOURCE:Boston Herald


SOURCE:ProFootballTalk.com


SOURCE:Providence Journal


SOURCE:Providence Journal

Patsfans.com


Upcoming Opponent:
Next Up: Panthers
Fri
Aug 24th
Right Now At PatsFans.com:
Another Strong Showing
After Tom Brady went out and played Brady-esque, the Patriots defense stole the show again on Thursday night in their win over Philadelphia.


Current Patriots Twitter Feed:

Brady to hold out of OTAs? - (Bogus Borges Report)

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by ChrisR2223, Feb 8, 2018.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. fair catch fryar

    fair catch fryar In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2007
    Messages:
    4,333
    Likes Received:
    374
    Ratings:
    +1,930
    Just saw this on Jerry Thornton's feed. He refers to Borges to the Patriots as Gargamel to the Smurfs. Too funny.
     
    • Funny Funny x 5

  2. Deus Irae

    Deus Irae PatsFans.com Retired Jersey Club PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2006
    Messages:
    59,763
    Likes Received:
    7,145
    Ratings:
    +39,837
    In real terms at the paper, Borges is his column. This really just means that they've now got time to go over his work looking for other problems, and time to decide whether or not he's going to get fired. At the least, he's probably written his last item on the Patriots.
     
    • Like Like x 5
    • Agree Agree x 1
  3. XLIX

    XLIX Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    Joined:
    May 18, 2015
    Messages:
    7,548
    Likes Received:
    1,479
    Ratings:
    +10,511
    This whole fiasco actually provides an interesting insight into the journalism industry and how some members thereof practice their trade.

    Just imagine how many other stories have come about from the same type of “sources” - in either the sports world or the real world.
     
    • Agree Agree x 2
    • Winner Winner x 2
    • Like Like x 1
  4. Froob

    Froob Independent Investigator & pliable af PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    22,479
    Likes Received:
    3,974
    Ratings:
    +27,224
    I know it was proven to be totally false, but when there’s smoke there’s fire, right?
     
    • Funny Funny x 6
  5. ctpatsfan77

    ctpatsfan77 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2005
    Messages:
    27,011
    Likes Received:
    3,230
    Ratings:
    +10,942
    For the Herald, mayhaps.

    After all, Tom-ass-e is posting crap about the Pats for WEEI.
     
  6. robertweathers

    robertweathers PatsFans.com Retired Jersey Club

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2006
    Messages:
    40,314
    Likes Received:
    9,033
    Ratings:
    +50,116
    With what?

    Brady wanting more cash? Maybe, but not $75m.

    Skipping OTAs? Ridiculous. Even during the tough negotiations there has never been a wisper of Tom holding out
     
  7. chris_in_sunnyvale

    chris_in_sunnyvale In the Starting Line-Up

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2005
    Messages:
    3,014
    Likes Received:
    680
    Ratings:
    +2,317
    Even if Borges keeps his job, I smile at the thought of him submitting an article, telling his editor he can't reveal his source, only to hear the editor quip, "It isn't Nick from Boston, right?" Every single time.

    Regards,
    Chris
     
    • Funny Funny x 4
    • Winner Winner x 1
  8. Froob

    Froob Independent Investigator & pliable af PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    22,479
    Likes Received:
    3,974
    Ratings:
    +27,224
    It’s deflategate logic. Must be true.
     
    • Agree Agree x 2
    • Like Like x 1
  9. Chris Stevenson

    Chris Stevenson 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2018
    Messages:
    1,871
    Likes Received:
    304
    Ratings:
    +1,451
    Literally almost every negative story pumped about the pats in the last 10 years has been a lie. Save for hernandez morphing into tony montana. That was true.
     
  10. Tunescribe

    Tunescribe PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2004
    Messages:
    26,517
    Likes Received:
    4,480
    Ratings:
    +24,851
    If it's totally false, how can there be any smoke? :confused:
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
    • Useful Useful x 1
  11. robertweathers

    robertweathers PatsFans.com Retired Jersey Club

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2006
    Messages:
    40,314
    Likes Received:
    9,033
    Ratings:
    +50,116
    Tony Montana was at least ethical.
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
  12. Joker

    Joker PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2004
    Messages:
    25,278
    Likes Received:
    5,527
    Ratings:
    +25,240
    Punchy will be out at some well known watering hole in Boston drowning his sorrows. He'll get nasty drunk and pick a fight with some gorilla who proceeds to smash his skull in like a rotten cantaloupe. Lord Hear Our Prayer.
     
    • Funny Funny x 7
    • Winner Winner x 1
  13. Tunescribe

    Tunescribe PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2004
    Messages:
    26,517
    Likes Received:
    4,480
    Ratings:
    +24,851
    He only picks fights with crippled senior citizens. Link: WHEN BOXING WRITERS ATTACK BORGES, KATZ HIT EACH OTHER, DECK
     
    • Like Like x 3
    • Agree Agree x 1
  14. titletownpats

    titletownpats Practice Squad Player

    Joined:
    Aug 28, 2009
    Messages:
    163
    Likes Received:
    87
    Ratings:
    +288
    I Agree. I’ve only called in to WEEI twice and both times it was to ask Tomase to explain his story about Matt Walsh. This past Saturday I asked him if he was going to make up another lie Super Bowl morning. I think too many people forget what Tomase did in 2007.
     
    • Agree Agree x 3
    • Winner Winner x 3
    • Like Like x 1
    • Useful Useful x 1
  15. Jackson 2

    Jackson 2 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2008
    Messages:
    11,934
    Likes Received:
    2,082
    Ratings:
    +12,292
    Felger still thinks Borges's column is "75% right....hahahahahaha...
     
    • Funny Funny x 5
  16. captain insano

    captain insano Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2006
    Messages:
    5,042
    Likes Received:
    512
    Ratings:
    +2,585
    hes pathetic.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
  17. Richard Camembert

    Richard Camembert Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 2010
    Messages:
    594
    Likes Received:
    77
    Ratings:
    +304
    Yep. And Tomase can be heard complaining about how STUPID PATRIOTS FANS INSULT HIM AND WONT LET GO.

    Got to say, Borges used to write fascinating boxing columns back in the day. He was both connected and passionate, and he always stood up for the athletes vs. the promoters in an absolute meat grinder of a sport. Now he’s just a bloated caricature, but it would be wrong to omit that he used to bring the goods.

    Tomase should be better than he is too, he has talent and intelligence, but that stench of poor ethics and weak character permeate all his contributions.
     
  18. rochrist

    rochrist Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2014
    Messages:
    5,635
    Likes Received:
    1,085
    Ratings:
    +6,602
    Actually, if you're looking for him, he lives in Littleton. He was pumping gas at a station I pulled into a year or two ago.
     
  19. Deus Irae

    Deus Irae PatsFans.com Retired Jersey Club PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2006
    Messages:
    59,763
    Likes Received:
    7,145
    Ratings:
    +39,837
    Well, sure. The Herald can't control what another employer does, so the Herald could only fall back on an "us or them" demand.
     
  20. Deus Irae

    Deus Irae PatsFans.com Retired Jersey Club PatsFans.com Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2006
    Messages:
    59,763
    Likes Received:
    7,145
    Ratings:
    +39,837
    Perhaps you're right, but I've neither seen nor heard any evidence that such is the case. He's shown himself to be a fool on every subject I've had the displeasure of seeing, or hearing, him address.
     
    • Agree Agree x 4
    • Like Like x 2
    • Winner Winner x 1
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Search For Links: - CLOSE
For searches with multiple players
add commas (Ex: "Brady, Gronkowski")