Bill Belichick praises CB Jones’ ‘textbook technique’

Bill Belichick praises CB Jones’ ‘textbook technique’

Last Sunday, 2nd-year cornerback Jonathan Jones made the most of being called into action after Eric Rowe went down with a groin injury. He played mainly special teams, but his 27 defensive snaps on defense (or rather, 2) is what prompted head coach Bill Belichick to take notice. On a 2nd quarter 3rd and 8, Jones […]

Almost 10 years after Spygate, Mangini would still like to reconcile with Bill Belichick

Almost 10 years after Spygate, Mangini would still like to reconcile with Bill Belichick

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and his former mentor Eric Mangini haven’t spoken since 2007. That’s when the Mangini, then head coach of the rival Jets, gave up the goods on the Pats’ questionable sideline camera operation, igniting a firestorm that culminated in NFL commissioner Roger Goodell sticking it to the team – […]

Belichick’s coaching staff philosophy: ‘Less is more’

Belichick’s coaching staff philosophy: ‘Less is more’

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has the smallest coaching staff in the league, and that’s by design. “My philosophy, really, is that less is more, so I’d rather have fewer people doing more work than more people doing a little more work,” Belichick said, per ESPN. “As long as everybody is busy, as […]

Harrison on Bill Belichick’s Mondays: ‘Grumpy walking around wearing that hoodie, ignores you in the hallway’

Harrison on Bill Belichick’s Mondays: ‘Grumpy walking around wearing that hoodie, ignores you in the hallway’

Former New England Patriots safety and current NBC analyst Rodney Harrison gives us a little glimpse at what Monday was probably like after the Pats’ Sunday night loss to Seattle. Mondays are “miserable” in Foxborough, he says. “Yelling and screaming and a lot of different things. Sometimes we’d sit in a team meeting room for […]

Belichick: Note to Trump wasn’t political, on to Seattle

Belichick: Note to Trump wasn’t political, on to Seattle

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick came to talk about the team’s important matchup with the Seahawks on Sunday night, but first, he really wanted to clear a few things up about his widely reported ‘letter of support’ to President-elect Donald Trump. “I’ve received a number of inquiries relative to a note that I […]