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  • • Jimmy Garoppolo or bust for Patriots? Bill Belichick could be outside looking in on offseason QB frenzy
    The well may run dry of starting-caliber quarterbacks on the open market for New England...2021
  • Tom Brady puts an end to Patriots debate vs. Bill Belichick with Buccaneers' Super Bowl 55 run
    • Tom Brady puts an end to Patriots debate vs. Bill Belichick with Buccaneers' Super Bowl 55 run
    Put a fork in everyone's favorite Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick talking point. With one in the Super Bowl and the other watching from his sofa, it's no longer a debate: Brady's play lifted the Patriots more than Belichick's coaching did....2021
  • Danny Amendola lays into Patriots, Bill Belichick; says Tom Brady is the 'Patriot way'
    • Danny Amendola lays into Patriots, Bill Belichick; says Tom Brady is the 'Patriot way'
    The former New England wider receiver thinks Tom Brady deserves a lot more credit for the Patriots' success than he's gotten....2021
  • • Danny Amendola: “Tom Brady is the Patriot Way”
    Danny Amendola is scheduled to be a free agent. He’s far more likely to sign with the Buccaneers than the Patriots. Appearing on First Things First on FS1, Amendola made clear where he stands on the question of Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick. “When you see ‘Patriot Way’ in the dictionary, it’s gonna have Tom [more]...2021
  • • Tom Brady “grateful” for what Bill Belichick has meant to his career
    On Sunday, Tom Brady will play in his 10th Super Bowl. It will mark his first without Bill Belichick. While the Buccaneers quarterback is enjoying his second career in Tampa, he hasn’t forgotten where he came from and how he got here. Brady won six Super Bowl rings, 249 games, three league MVP awards, four [more]...2021
  • • Super Bowl 2021: Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski reflect on time with Patriots, Bill Belichick
    Brady, Gronk credit New England for making them the players they are...2021
  • • Danny Amendola: Tom Brady, not Bill Belichick, embodies the 'Patriot Way'
    The former Patriots wide receiver is a much big believer in Brady...2021
  • • Rob Gronkowski likes the “freedom of being yourself” in Tampa
    Tom Brady isn’t the only former Patriot who is thriving in Tampa Bay. Rob Gronkowski is, too, and Gronk rubbed a little salt in the New England wound on Friday. Via JoeBucsFan.com, Gronk said while appearing on SiriusXM NFL Radio that Patriots coach Bill Belichick and Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians have “totally different approaches to [more]...2021
  • • Lawrence Taylor really wasn't happy when Bill Parcells named Bill Belichick defensive coordinator of Giants
    L.T. says he went 'apesh--' when he first learned of Belichick's promotion...2021
  • • Tom Brady Sr. guesses Bill Belichick is 'on a little bit of a hot seat right now' after son reaches Super Bowl
    Tom Brady is doing just fine without Belichick leading the way...2021

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Bill Belichick injury and suspension

  • • Bill Belichick says it's too early to discuss Julian Edelman's future with Patriots
    A knee injury limited Edelman to a career-low six games in 2020...2021
  • • Bill Belichick on Julian Edelman: I’d put him in the day-to-day category
    Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman has been sidelined since undergoing knee surgery in October, but he may be returning sooner than later. New England head coach Bill Belichick said he’d classify Edelman as “day to day” on Wednesday morning. “When he’s ready, we’ll start him. If he’s not ready, then he’ll keep working and we’ll [more]...2020
  • • Joey Bosa misses practice with a shin injury
    Patriots coach Bill Belichick called Joey Bosa a one-man wrecking crew. The Bills will nod in agreement. The Chargers pass rusher nearly single-handedly wrecked things for the Bills on Sunday, with three sacks, five quarterback hits and six tackles for loss. But Bosa, who missed two games with a concussion earlier this season, is back [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick on Cam Newton: If there’s an adjustment we need to make, we’ll make it
    Patriots quarterback Cam Newton appeared on the injury report for the first time this season on Wednesday, as he was limited in practice with an abdomen injury. But as you might expect, head coach Bill Belichick did not have much to say about the injury and Newton’s game status on Thursday morning. “We’ll update it [more]...2020
  • • Rex Burkhead didn’t travel back with Patriots Sunday
    Patriots running back Rex Burkhead left Sunday’s loss to the Texans with a knee injury and the fear after the game was that he tore his ACL. Confirmation on that initial diagnosis won’t come on Monday. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said that Burkhead did not travel back from Houston with the team on Sunday [more]...2020
  • • Rex Burkhead believed to have torn ACL
    Patriots running back Rex Burkhead‘s season is reportedly over as a result of Sunday’s knee injury. Jeff Howe of TheAthletic.com reports that the injury is believed to be a torn ACL. If confirmed, Burkhead will be headed for surgery and rehab designed to get him ready for next season. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick: Julian Edelman moving in right direction, not sure when he’ll practice
    Patriots quarterback Cam Newton said earlier this week that wide receiver Julian Edelman is doing well in his rehab from knee surgery and head coach Bill Belichick gave a similar update during his Wednesday press conference. Edelman and tackle Justin Herron are eligible to return to practice and games this week because they’ve missed three [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick on Sony Michel returning: We’ll see how things go this week
    Running back Sony Michel returned to practice on November 6, but the Patriots have not yet made a call about whether or not to activate him from injured reserve. Michel is working his way back from a quad injury that landed him on the list three games into the season. On Tuesday, head coach Bill [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick thinks Julian Edelman will be back this season
    Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman will not play against the Bills on Sunday after having knee surgery this week, but head coach Bill Belichick said on Friday that he expects Edelman back later this season. Edelman has been dealing with the injury for the entire season and only caught six passes for 56 yards during [more]...2020
  • • Mike Vrabel isn’t admitting he took an intentional penalty
    Mike Vrabel played for Bill Belichick and played with Tom Brady, so he learned how to be evasive with his answers. The Titans coach, though, deserves coach of the week consideration for using the clock rules in his team’s favor. Whether he admits it or not — and he won’t — that’s exactly what happened. [more]...2020

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Bill Belichick lifestyle

  • • Tom Brady spending time horseback riding ahead of free agency
    The entire NFL world may be whipped up into a frenzy over how Tom Brady’s uncertain future, but it doesn’t look like the superstar quarterback is sweating the looming free-agency chaos all that much. Brady, wife Gisele Bundchen, their family and some members of his inner circle — a group that includes controversial trainer, business partner and confidante, Alex Guerrero — currently are enjoying a ...2020
  • • Bill Belichick not enthralled by media during date
    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick was spotted out on the town in Los Angeles, Calif., with his longtime girlfriend Linda Holliday. TMZ Sports, of course, caught up with the couple and showered them with an array of questions. In typical mum Belichick press conference style, he barely grunted a word in response. The questions ranged from what Belichick thought of Tom Brady speeding dow...2019
  • • Shirtless Bill Belichick pulls ultimate vacation power move just before start of 2019 NFL free agency
    The Patriots coach decided to take a Caribbean vacation just before the start of free agency...2019
  • • Bill Belichick zings reporter over question about roster cuts
    NFL teams are getting ready to trim their rosters from 90 to 53 players in advance of the Sept. 1 deadline, which means several veterans will be changing uniforms in the coming days. Preparing for that is a big part of a coach’s job during the preseason, as Bill Belichick so eloquently put it on Tuesday.When a reporter asked Belichick if his coaching staff has been monitoring other teams for poten...2018
  • • Report: Friction between Brady, Belichick, Kraft not ‘hashed out’
    The New England Patriots reportedly still have issues to work out related to an alleged rift between the big three of Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft.According to a recent piece from Greg Bedard of the Boston Sports Journal, the purported issues negatively impacting the relationship between the Patriots quarterback, head coach and owner continue to fester. “According to multiple sources...2018
  • • Tom Brady admits Super Bowl LII loss was ‘very painful’
    Tom Brady and Bill Belichick actually lost in a Super Bowl roughly a month ago — something we have not seen in quite some time.Brady, who has won five Super Bowl rings, has been relatively quiet since the loss to the Eagles in Super Bowl LII, and has mainly been seen on vacation with his wife, Gisele. Aside from that, he’s been mum about the defeat.Until now, that is.The final episode of “Tom vs. ...2018
  • • Fired Browns coaches had a party in Indianapolis
    Getting fired from a job stinks, but sometimes that disappointment leads to better opportunities elsewhere. Consider that the case for several people the Cleveland Browns used to employ.ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler shared a humorous note that a group of ex-Cleveland coaches held a “fired Browns coaches party” at an Indianapolis restaurant during the NFL Scouting Combine.The jokes to this anecdote are so e...2018
  • • Bill Belichick’s girlfriend Linda Holliday has funny response to fan saying he’s on vacation
    For Bill Belichick, “No days off” isn’t just a catch phrase, it’s a way of life.The Patriots head coach has been known to begin studying tape of NFL draft prospects just days after the team’s season has come to an end — even if they’ve won the Super Bowl — and he’s one of the hardest working football personalities in the game today.That’s why when a Patriots fan insinuated that Belichick has been ...2018
  • • Bill Belichick finally takes a day off, doesn't disappoint with vacation wardrobe
    Belichick famously doesn't believe in days off, but he might be taking one on Wednesday...2018
  • • Bill Belichick goes vacationing with girlfriend on Valentine’s Day
    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick took off with his girlfriend, Linda Holliday, to an unnamed island for a holiday retreat.And really, everything about the little we know is absolutely amazing. Here, we see Belichick rocking an “adopt or die” shirt with an amazing coastal view in the background. That shirt itself could be defined a few different ways. But knowing that Belichick is ind...2018

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Bill Belichick trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Danny Amendola: “Tom Brady is the Patriot Way”
    Danny Amendola is scheduled to be a free agent. He’s far more likely to sign with the Buccaneers than the Patriots. Appearing on First Things First on FS1, Amendola made clear where he stands on the question of Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick. “When you see ‘Patriot Way’ in the dictionary, it’s gonna have Tom [more]...2021
  • Opinion: Bill Belichick chooses his legacy over Trump's Medal of Freedom
    • Opinion: Bill Belichick chooses his legacy over Trump's Medal of Freedom
    The Medal of Freedom may be the highest civilian honor, but accepting it from Donald Trump was not worth it for Patriots coach Bill Belichick.        ...2021
  • • Bill Belichick declines Presidential Medal of Freedom
    A man known for making great coaching decisions has made a great one away from the football field. Patriots coach Bill Belichick has decided to decline the Presidential Medal of Freedom. “Recently, I was offered the opportunity to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which I was flattered by out of respect for what the [more]...2021
  • • Will Bill Belichick go through with the Medal of Freedom ceremony?
    Now that the word is out that Patriots coach Bill Belichick is scheduled to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, the question is whether he’ll go through with it? Per a source with knowledge of the dynamics, the offer was extended before last Wednesday’s events, and Belichick very much wants to accept it. [more]...2021
  • • Cannon Blasts: The new season is finally here
    Photo by Jason Mowry/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images All of this week’s links We’ve waited for four long months, but this week we will finally see the Columbus Blue Jackets play real hockey games again. It felt like a longer off-season than normal. I don’t know if that’s because we didn’t know when the new season would start, or if it felt like an extension of the five month COVID break, ...2021
  • Opinion: Tom Brady's vintage comeback win for Bucs also cruel irony for  Bill Belichick, Patriots
    • Opinion: Tom Brady's vintage comeback win for Bucs also cruel irony for Bill Belichick, Patriots
    Games like Sunday illustrate exactly why the Bucs lured Tom Brady with a two-year, $50 million contract, and exactly what he mean to New England.        ...2020
  • • Bill Belichick speaks regularly with high school coach famous for not punting
    Patriots coach Bill Belichick offered some unprompted praise for a high school football coach this week, in comments that weren’t surprising to anyone who has followed both coaches’ careers. The coach was Kevin Kelley of Pulaski Academy in Little Rock. Belichick was talking about Chargers tight end Hunter Henry, whom the Patriots will face on [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick says he won't apologize for 20 years of success when asked about recent draft slump
    New England has not performed well at recent drafts...2020
  • Belichick gets defensive over Pats' draft results
    • Belichick gets defensive over Pats' draft results
    The Patriots are in the midst of an uncharacteristic losing season, with some pointing to subpar drafts in recent years as a primary reason for the slide, which led Bill Belichick to cite the organization's overall success when questioned on the topic....2020
  • • Bill Belichick addresses New England’s recent failure to fully develop draft picks
    The Patriots have set the platinum standard over the past 20 years when it comes to building and maintaining a competitive team. It’s not going quite as well this year, which is raising some pointed questions about the team’s recent history of collecting players. Tom Curran of NBCSportsBoston.com posed a pointed question to Belichick on [more]...2020

Bill Belichick stats and results

  • • Cannon Blasts: The new season is finally here
    Photo by Jason Mowry/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images All of this week’s links We’ve waited for four long months, but this week we will finally see the Columbus Blue Jackets play real hockey games again. It felt like a longer off-season than normal. I don’t know if that’s because we didn’t know when the new season would start, or if it felt like an extension of the five month COVID break, ...2021
  • • Bill Belichick won’t second-guess players who intercept a pass on fourth down
    Whenever a pass is intercepted downfield on fourth down, some smart aleck points out that the defensive player who intercepted it should have just knocked it down. That happened with the Patriots on Sunday, but Bill Belichick isn’t second-guessing his player. The situation was the Chargers going for it on fourth down from the Patriots’ [more]...2020
  • • Rex Burkhead believed to have torn ACL
    Patriots running back Rex Burkhead‘s season is reportedly over as a result of Sunday’s knee injury. Jeff Howe of TheAthletic.com reports that the injury is believed to be a torn ACL. If confirmed, Burkhead will be headed for surgery and rehab designed to get him ready for next season. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said [more]...2020
  • • Belichick’s Patriots have a winning record as underdogs by a touchdown or more
    The Patriots won as seven-point underdogs against the Ravens on Sunday night. Perhaps that shouldn’t have been a surprise. Since Bill Belichick became New England’s head coach, the Patriots are 7-6 outright (including the postseason) when they’re underdogs by seven points or more, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN. That’s a winning percentage of .538. [more]...2020
  • • Belichick gets defensive over Pats' draft results
    The Patriots are in the midst of an uncharacteristic losing season, with some pointing to subpar drafts in recent years as a primary reason for the slide, which led Bill Belichick to cite the organization's overall success when questioned on the topic....2020
  • • Bill Belichick’s excuse-making could result in players making excuses, too
    The Patriot Way apparently has lost its way. A 20-year run of excellence arose in part from a stubborn intolerance for excuses. It was a twist on the classic bit of narration from Goodfellas, with each potential reason for not coming up with the week’s envelope (bad business, fire, lightning strike) chased by the pointed [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick on Patriots’ depth: This is the year we’ve adjusted our spending
    The Patriots aren’t the team they have been for most of the last two decades, and coach Bill Belichick says that’s in part a result of the salary cap. Although the Patriots now have plenty of cap space, Belichick noted that early in the offseason they didn’t, and that limited how much they could spend [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick on Week Five QB: Need more info, starting with Cam Newton’s status
    The Patriots started Brian Hoyer in Kansas City on Monday night, but pulled him for Jarrett Stidham after he lost a fumble on a sack in Broncos territory in the second half. It was not the first time that Hoyer held the ball too long and cost the Patriots a chance at points in the [more]...2020
  • • 2020 NHL Draft Prospects: Connor Zary is a lot more than a “safe” pick
    Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images Connor Zary is one of the most complete centers in this draft “Your talent sets your floor. Your character sets your ceiling.” – Bill Belichick If the NHL decided to set the draft order based on how the standings sit today, the Colorado Avalanche would pick 29th overall. After years of being near the top of the draft, this is a spot where Avalanche fans shoul...2020
  • • Chase Winovich had hernia surgery in February
    Chase Winovich became the second Patriots rookie of the Bill Belichick era to record 5.5 sacks and 10 quarterback hits last season and his bid to progress to even better results in his second season included rehabbing from surgery early this offseason. In a piece covering how Winovich is working to stay in shape with [more]...2020

Bill Belichick parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • • WAG’s ugly clip in NFL’s biggest divorce
    The mystery surrounding the high-profile divorce between NFL superstar Tom Brady and former coach Bill Belichick is back in the headlines after a stray comment from the legendary mentor’s girlfriend....2021
  • • Bill Belichick reflects on resignation from Jets 20 years ago: 'One of the great moments of my career'
    Belichick was head coach of the Jets for a day before he resigned...2020
  • • Belichick calls Jets exit one of his 'great moments'
    During his Tuesday appearance on sports radio WEEI, Patriots coach Bill Belichick referred to his resignation from the Jets as "one of the not only most defining, but one of the great moments of my career."...2020
  • • Bill Belichick calls Jets’ departure “one of the great moments of my career”
    Bill Belichick might have had as much success with the Jets as he has had with the Patriots. Maybe not. No one will ever know because Belichick stepped down as the Jets’ head coach the day of his introduction in 2000. He broke the news to team officials by writing, “I resign as HC of [more]...2020
  • Bill Belichick hands Jets second L of the week, says resigning from New York a 'great' career moment
    • Bill Belichick hands Jets second L of the week, says resigning from New York a 'great' career moment
    Belichick clearly has no love lost for the Jets....2020
  • Bill Belichick: Resigning from New York Jets was 'one of the great moments of my career'
    • Bill Belichick: Resigning from New York Jets was 'one of the great moments of my career'
    More than 20 years after he stepped down, Bill Belichick sees his decision to step down as head coach of the Jets one of his top career moments.        ...2020
  • Bill Belichick on Newton's starting job: 'Cam's our quarterback'
    • Bill Belichick on Newton's starting job: 'Cam's our quarterback'
    At least for the moment, Bill Belichick is sticking with Cam Newton despite the quarterback’s continued struggles....2020
  • • 2020 Browns match win total from 2015-17
    These aren’t your father’s Browns. Or even your grandfather’s Browns. Or more importantly your Browns from just a few years ago. In starting the season 4-1 for the first time since 1994 (when Bill Belichick coached the team), the Browns have done something even more impressive than matching a feat from 26 years ago. They’ve [more]...2020
  • • Cam Newton remains on track to play on Monday, barring the development of symptoms
    The league’s protocols can be a little convoluted and confusing when it comes to the moment the window opens for a COVID-positive player to return to action. The typically evasive nature of coach Bill Belichick when asked simple questions about the subject makes it even more convoluted and confusing. Belichick told reporters on Saturday that [more]...2020
  • • Bill Belichick has no explanation for his failure to call a late timeout
    Last Monday night, Vic Fangio did his best impersonation of Bill Belichick in the closing moments of Super Bowl XLIX. It didn’t work. On Sunday night, Belichick did his best impersonation of Fangio impersonating Belichick in the closing moments of Super Bowl XLIX. It too didn’t work. With 36 seconds left in the early-season epic [more]...2020

Top Bill Belichick news

  • • For Kraft, Brady and Belichick, is this the beginning of the end?
    Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft are aiming for a sixth Lombardi Trophy. But friction between the coach and star QB could put the future of a dynasty in doubt....2018
  • • Former MVP Cam Newton earns Patriots starting quarterback job and voted team captain, per reports
    Newton has received rave reviews from Bill Belichick...2020
  • • Source: Patriots tab Cam as starting QB, captain
    Coach Bill Belichick told the Patriots on Thursday that Cam Newton will be the team's starting quarterback, a source confirmed to ESPN....2020
  • • Super Bowl 2020: Bill Belichick shows off his hardware during pregame ceremony
    The Super Bowl's winningest head coach reminded everyone of that fact...2020
  • • No evidence connecting Bill Belichick, football staff in Patriots videotaping Bengals sideline, per report
    New England looks to be telling the truth...2020
  • • Pats' Belichick: We don't knowingly cross the line
    Patriots coach Bill Belichick said he "didn't have anything at all to do" with the team's videographer that was caught taping the Cincinnati sideline during Sunday's game....2019
  • • Tom Brady leaving Patriots: Bill Belichick issues statement, calls Brady 'greatest quarterback of all-time'
    The duo won six Super Bowl and nine AFC championships together...2020
  • Analysis: Big-game experience mattered
    • Analysis: Big-game experience mattered
    2018
  • • Pats' Kraft, Brady, Belichick say they're 'united'
    Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady said they "stand united" despite what they believe to be "speculated theories" detailing tension among the three....2018
  • • Source: Tuesday meeting convinced McDaniels
    Tuesday's meeting with Bill Belichick convinced Josh McDaniels to change his mind and stay with the Patriots....2018
  • Game Notes: Patriots extend NFL-record to 10th Super Bowl overall
    • Game Notes: Patriots extend NFL-record to 10th Super Bowl overall
    2018
  • • Cam Newton will wear a number that no Patriots player has ever worn under Bill Belichick
    For some reason, no player has worn this number during Belichick's time as coach...2020
  • • Bill Belichick to wear patch honoring first Black NFL coach Fritz Pollard
    Coach Bill Belichick will honor Hall of Famer and trailblazer Fritz Pollard on Sunday....2020
  • • Belichick takes issue with notion that Pats fans have gone through “thick and thin”
    Patriots coach Bill Belichick was asked after Saturday’s loss to the Titans about fans supporting him “through thick and thin,” and Belichick shot back that there hasn’t been a lot of “thin.” Belichick got this question at his postgame press conference: “Pats Nation, your fans, have stuck with you through thick and thin. On social [more]...2020

Bill Belichick fantasy rankings and news

  • • 15 intriguing fantasy football options for 2018
    With NFL training camps in full swing and the preseason games just around the corner, fantasy football is a hot topic on social media and around the football world.Soon enough, it will be time for the mock drafts to conclude and proceed with choosing players for real.Obviously, guys like Antonio Brown, Todd Gurley and Ezekiel Elliott will go flying off draft boards quicker than free food would at ...2018
  • • Patriots' Tom Brady present at Gillette Stadium
    Tom Brady is in the house. One day prior to the Patriots’ next round of offseason practices, Brady was spotted at the team’s fantasy camp for fans at Gillette Stadium, as Doug Kyed of NESN.com writes. Brady has not explicitly confirmed that he’ll participate in practices on Tuesday, but it certainly sounds like he will after owner Robert Kraft said that he expected Brady to suit up this week. It’s...2018

Bill Belichick schedule, game

  • • Jimmy Garoppolo or bust for Patriots? Bill Belichick could be outside looking in on offseason QB frenzy
    2021
  • • Danny Amendola: “Tom Brady is the Patriot Way”
    2021
  • Bill Belichick turns down Presidential Medal of Freedom honor from Trump
    • Bill Belichick turns down Presidential Medal of Freedom honor from Trump
    Bill Belichick will not be accepting the Presidential Medal of Freedom honor from President Donald Trump. Belichick was scheduled to receive the honor from Trump on Thursday in Washington D.C....2021
  • • Will Bill Belichick go through with the Medal of Freedom ceremony?
    2021
  • • Cannon Blasts: The new season is finally here
    2021
  • Opinion: NFL playoff win over Washington best example of why Tampa Bay wanted Tom Brady
    • Opinion: NFL playoff win over Washington best example of why Tampa Bay wanted Tom Brady
    With Bill Belichick and Tom Brady's old pals in New England watching from home and peers showing their age, Brady turned in a vintage performance.        ...2021
  • Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski get last laugh on Bill Belichick, Patriots with Buccaneers playoff bound
    • Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski get last laugh on Bill Belichick, Patriots with Buccaneers playoff bound
    Tom Brady is having a chuckle over his current fruitful situation in Tampa Bay considering how bad Bill Belichick has had it in New England without him....2021
  • • Bills on their way to a sweep of the Patriots, up 24-9 at halftime
    It’s a strange night at Gillette Stadium. Playing in an empty stadium, the Patriots are hosting a game while eliminated from playoff contention for the first time since Dec. 24, 2000. The Patriots are headed to their first losing season since they went 5-11 in 2000, Bill Belichick’s first year as the team’s head coach. [more]...2020
  • Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski get last laugh on Bill Belichick, Patriots with Buccaneers playoff bound
    • Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski get last laugh on Bill Belichick, Patriots with Buccaneers playoff bound
    Tom Brady is having a chuckle over his current fruitful situation in Tampa Bay considering how bad Bill Belichick has had it in New England without him....2020
  • • Bill Belichick on QB: Not answering this question every day
    It’s Festivus and Patriots head coach Bill Belichick marked the day by airing a grievance at his Wednesday morning press conference. During a Monday press conference, Belichick said “we’ll see” when asked about starting Jarrett Stidham at quarterback in place of Cam Newton in the final two games of the season. Wednesday’s press conference featured [more]...2020

Bill Belichick rumors, scandals

  • • Cam Newton on potentially retiring: I can’t go out like this
    The Patriots were officially eliminated from the postseason with their 22-12 loss to the Dolphins on Sunday, which has fueled speculation that head coach Bill Belichick will switch starting quarterbacks. Cam Newton finished Sunday’s game 17-of-27 passing for 209 yards, getting sacked on fourth down with a little over a minute to play to seal [more]...2020
  • • Report: Patriots believe Jarrett Stidham ready to replace Tom Brady
    The New England Patriots will head into the 2020 season with a new quarterback leading their offense for the first time in nearly two decades. While Jarrett Stidham will have massive shoes to fill replacing Tom Brady, Bill Belichick reportedly is very confident that Stidham is ready to step in and replace the future Hall of Famer. According to Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller, Belichick and offensive...2020
  • • Tom Brady's father discusses son's relationship with Bill Belichick
    Tom Brady's departure from the New England Patriots was shocking, and while there's speculation that Bill Belichick drove a partition between himself and the 42-year-old quarterback, Brady's father, Tom Brady Sr., made it seem otherwise.  "Bill's got a lot of responsibilities to keep the Patriots on track and that is a bigger responsibility than keeping Tommy under the hood," Brady Sr. said on Del...2020
  • • Eli Manning: Patriots dynasty can continue without Tom Brady
    Former New York Giants star Eli Manning is only one of two quarterbacks to hand Tom Brady a loss in his nine Super Bowl appearances. These two have acted as major catalysts for what are changing times around the NFL. Manning announced his retirement from the league after 16 seasons. Meanwhile, Brady shockingly ended his two-decade run with the New England Patriots to sign in Tampa Bay. In talking ...2020
  • • Bill Belichick pays tribute to kicker Stephen Gostkowski after release
    The New England Patriots lost their quarterback of the past two decades, Tom Brady, last week. Just a few days later, New England released 14-year veteran kicker Stephen Gostkowski in what has to be described as a shocking move. More than three decades of combined experience between the two. Needless to say, things are changing big time in New England right now. Shortly after his release from the ...2020
  • • Veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer released by Colts
    The Indianapolis Colts have put an interesting name on the quarterback market. As first reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Colts released veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer after officially signing Philip Rivers. This means the Colts are likely going to keep Jacoby Brissett as Rivers’ backup. The Colts like Brissett but wanted an upgrade, so he’ll be a quality second option for them should an...2020
  • • Report: NFL still investigating Patriots for videotaping scandal
    Nearly four months after the NFL launched its investigation into the New England Patriots’ videotaping scandal, the league’s probe is reportedly still ongoing, and it has requested cell phones and emails from Patriots personnel. According to The Athletic’s Jay Glazer, the NFL’s investigation into the Patriots illegally recording the Cincinnati Bengals sideline remains ongoing. Investigators for th...2020
  • • Deshaun Watson betting favorite to be Patriots QB in 2021
    Following Tom Brady’s shocking decision to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, we have absolutely no idea what the future is going to hold for his former New England Patriots team. I focused on some short-term possibilities as it relates to who might replace Brady in New England. However, head coach Bill Belichick and Co. are going to need a long-term solution. According to Sports Betting, that co...2020
  • • Ranking five best landing spots for Tom Brady
    Tom Brady is generating more buzz than any NFL free agent we’ve seen hit the market in recent years. Between constant rumors and even players publicly pitching him to sign with their team, the buzz around which team Brady will sign with is real. Many assumed for months that Brady would remain with the Patriots. After two decades with one organization and forming the greatest coach-player duo ever ...2020
  • • Tom Brady spending time horseback riding ahead of free agency
    2020

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