Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 10/17/14
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Bill Belichick is pissed off at the ridiculous notion that he shouldn't have played Rob Gronkowski on the extra point attempt.At first I was mad at him for doing that, until I realized that he had actually benched Rob Gronkowski for the actual series leading up to that. With Hernandez out, and Daniel Fells inactive, the Patriots did not have a whole lot of tight ends to fill in on that special teams unit. Besides, how many injuries have you heard of on an extra point play?Belichick was obviously asked about this when he had his weekly appearance on WEEI. Here's the transcript, courtesy ESPNBoston:As for the wing position on the field-goal protection unit, Belichick previously mentioned that it's an important job. "I could just hear it now, if someone else is in at wing that wasn't used to playing there on the field-goal team, and a guy came around the edge and dove in there and the holder or kicker got torn up -- 'Why was he in there? Why wouldn't you go...
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