Category: Bill Belichick

Willie McGinest: If We Had Inside Information in Super Bowl XXXVI, We Would’ve Blown the Rams Out

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Marshall Faulk made headlines Wednesday when he said he was over the Rams' loss to New England in Super Bowl XXXVI, but that he felt cheated out of the Super Bowl thanks to allegations of the Patriots videotaping the Rams' walkthrough. Willie McGinest, a cornerstone of New England's Super Bowl-winning ...

Bill Belichick Discusses Tom Brady’s Involvement (or Lack Thereof) in Game Planning

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

Bill Belichick's New England Patriots are back where they like to be -- sitting pretty with a first-round bye as the NFL playoffs get underway this weekend. The Pats will take the week off to prepare for whoever they land in the divisional playoffs, but that doesn't change things much ...

Bill Belichick: Despite Comeback Bid, Patriots Didn’t do Anything Well Enough to Beat San Francisco

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

The New England Patriots, it turns out, are mortal in the month of December at Gillette Stadium. Despite a furious comeback attempt, Bill Belichick's Pats fell to the San Francisco 49ers at home Sunday night. Now New England is going to have a tough time earning a first-round bye in ...

Tom Brady Says the 49ers’ Defense is One of the Best He’s Ever Seen: “Biggest Challenge We’ve Had All Year”

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

The New England Patriots are scaring the hell out of the rest of the NFL. The Patriots crushed the then-one-loss Houston Texans on Monday night for their ninth win in 10 games. Tom Brady is putting up MVP-caliber numbers despite not having all-world tight end Rob Gronkowski, and New England ...

Wes Welker Never Worried About His Role In New England

Friday, November 30th, 2012

A couple of weeks into the season, there was plenty of talk about how New England wide receiver Wes Welker was getting phased out of his role in New England. None of that talk is going on now in Week 13. Welker entered the week ranked fourth in the league ...

Robert Kraft Isn’t Second-Guessing Bill Belichick’s Decision To Leave Gronkowski In Late

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Many have spent the early portion of this week debating how New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick could leave in star tight end Rob Gronkowski on the extra-point team when the Pats were decimating Indianapolis on Sunday. Patriots owner Robert Kraft isn't one of those people. Kraft defended Belichick's decision and ...

New England Coach Bill Belichick Compares Andrew Luck To Cam Newton

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

The New England Patriots escaped yet another high-scoring affair with the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, the two teams' second such result of this season. Now the Pats, at 6-3, get a crack at standout rookie quarterback Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. When asked who Luck reminds him of, Patriots coach ...

Rob Gronkowski Claims He Doesn’t Drink Beer And That Tom Brady Never Gets Mad At Him

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

The New England Patriots surrendered yet another second-half lead this season, but were able to overcome their miscues in a 29-26 overtime win over the New York Jets on Sunday. With the win the Pats moved into sole possession of first place in the AFC East. Rob Gronkowski was Tom Brady's ...

Pete Carroll Admits There’s “A Little Something-Something” Attached to Facing the Patriots

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

Pete Carroll takes on the last NFL team he coached before Seattle when the Seahawks host the New England Patriots in an immovable-object-meets-unstoppable-force matchup Sunday in Seattle. And while he reflects somewhat fondly on his time with the Pats, Carroll does confess there's a little something extra to a game ...

Bill Belichick: “Wes Welker has a good sense of humor”

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

This season has been very interesting for Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker. One game he has three catches and little involvement in the offense for whatever reason, the next game he doesn't even start at wide receiver and then the next game he blows up for over 100 yards receiving. ...