As the trade deadline rapidly approaches, the Red Sox have some decisions to make about who will be helping them make a run for the playoffs.

While many fans are speculating about who will be leaving Boston, the Boston Globe's Nick Cafardo offered suggestions on who he thinks should join the Sox. Hall of Famer Jim Rice also joined the conversation, talking about whether the trade deadline chatter affects the players and how the team needs someone to step up and lead the club.

Check out the video above to hear more from Cafardo and Rice about what the Red Sox need to change to make a serious playoff run.