Doc Rivers and some of the Celtics were at the Patriots’ big win over the Texans last night. At today’s practice, Greg Payne reports that Doc was very impressed with what he saw at Foxboro last night:
Rivers received the full-access treatment Monday, getting to hang out with Pats coach Bill Belichick on the field prior to kickoff and even sitting in on the team’s offensive meeting before the game.
“I love watching that team play. I was telling our guys that today,” Rivers said. “It’s just really awesome watching them, how they execute, how professional they are. Every time I go to a Patriots game I get so much out of it. I got to sit in their offensive game plan meeting before they went out on the field and it’s just really cool.
“It’s a neat atmosphere,” he added. “You can’t be around it enough. You really can’t.”
Rivers said the Patriots’ execution has always stuck out to him and that attention to detail is something he tries to take away from watching games.
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