Wednesday, October 06, 2010
We're following one story, along with the rest of New England: Randy Moss has been traded to the Minnesota Vikings in time for the Monday Night matchup with the New York Jets. Let's run the gauntlet on coverage:
Ian Rapoport and Karen Guregian from the Boston Herald tell us that Moss had his agent request a trade after week one.
Mike Reiss from ESPN Boston explains how much different the Patriots will look without Moss lining up at receiver.
This whole news cycle started when, of all people, ESPN's Bill Simmons sent an inadvertent tweet to someone about the Moss deal, but it showed up in his Twitter timeline. Mike Florio from ProFootballTalk.com has the timeline of events.
Tom Curran thinks a Moss trade would hurt the Patriots offense.
Gary Tanguay, who is a part of the Patriots radio crew, tweeted that Randy Moss and Bill Belichick got into a dust-up on Tuesday.
The Pirates fell to Manchester in their final exhibition match-up.