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Of Course Bill Belichick Found Way To Talk Up Luke Falk, 0-2 Jets

1 month ago   |   By NESN

FOXBORO, Mass. - The New England Patriots currently are pegged as 22 1/2-point favorites for this Sunday's matchup with the New York Jets, with some oddsmakers listing the line as high as 24 points.
You'd never know it by listening to Bill Belichick on Wednesday.
Continuing his time-honored tradition of hyping up overmatched AFC East opponents, Belichick opened his first news conference of Jets week with a 3 1/2-minute salute to Adam Gase's club, which lost 23-3 to the Cleveland Browns on Monday to fall to 0-2 on the season and will be trotting out third-string quarterback Luke Falk...
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Bill Belichick Explains How These Patriots Help Avoid A ‘World Crisis'

1 month ago   |   By NESN

FOXBORO, Mass. - New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick went out of his way to praise four players for their versatility in Wednesday morning's news conference.
Belichick was asked what kind of improvement running back Rex Burkhead has shown in his third year in the Patriots' offense. Belichick took that question and revealed who he believes are the most versatile players on his roster.
“I'd put him in that category with Chung,” Belichick said. “They can just do stuff on every down. Devin would probably go in that category too, maybe Kyle. But there's a handful of guys like that...
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Ex-Patriot Reveals How Bill Belichick Occasionally ‘Dehumanizes' Players

1 month ago   |   By NESN

To say Bill Belichick is the NFL's toughest man to figure out would be a huge understatement.
Notoriously grumpy and tight-lipped with the media, the New England Patriots head coach remains a total mystery at age 67. And while some of Belichick's players readily admit there is a softer, funnier side to their boss, there are also plenty of stories that paint the future Hall of Famer as, well, a jerk.
That brings us to Ted Johnson, who played 10 seasons for the Patriots, five of which came under the iron fist of Belichick.
During an appearance Wednesday on 98.5 The Sports Hub's “Toucher &...
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