The NFL Schedules are released today. Leaks are coming out here and there. Here’s one “unofficial” version of the Patriots 2005 Schedule:

(Dale & Holley read this one on the air off the messageboard)
Note: This schedule is now OFFICIAL.

Thu 9/8 9:00 OAKLAND
Sun 9/18 1:00 at Carolina
Sun 9/25 4:15 at Pittsburgh
Sun 10/2 1:00 SAN DIEGO
Sun 10/9 1:00 at Atlanta
Sun 10/16 4:15 at Denver
Sun 10/23 Bye
Sun 10/30 8:30 BUFFALO
Mon 11/7 9:00 INDIANAPOLIS
Sun 11/13 1:00 at Miami
Sun 11/20 1:00 NEW ORLEANS
Sun 11/27 1:00 at Kansas City
Sun 12/4 4:15 NY JETS
Sun 12/11 1:00 at Buffalo
Sat 12/17 1:30 TAMPA BAY
Mon 12/26 9:00 at NY Jets
Sun 1/1 1:00 MIAMI

We’ll confirm if this is the real schedule when they are released at 2:00. (yes, it is the real schedule. Dale & Holley confirmed it at 1:50)

David Scott has the identity of the columnist mentioned in the Slate Magazine article yesterday…and it wasn’t Shaughnessy. The BSMW Full Court Press has a look at the Celtics win in Philly last night.

Mike Fine and Ken Lechtanski look at Curt Schilling as he prepares to make his first start of 2005. Mark Farinella feels that the Red Sox celebration was a little over the top, especially when compared to the Patriots celebrations. Apples and Oranges.

Hector Longo looks at Corey Dillon’s new deal, and also has some advice for Tom Brady.