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Bill Belichick had a confession to make. He's a hoarder. The Patriots head coach was asked Monday what he does with all of the memorabilia that he's piled up over the years, and Belichick said he's pretty much kept it all, including notebooks from his first NFL season with the Baltimore Colts in 1975. Of course, with five Super Bowl rings and a host of hats and T-shirts -- like the AFC East championship gear that was doled out Sunday in Denver -- Belichick has had plenty of swag. "I'd say, unfortunately, after 36 years of coaching, I've accumulated a...

Professor Belichick explains the process for in-game adjustments…

It’s always a nice surprise when Patriots coach Bill Belichick turns into Professor Belichick and decides to explain some nitty-gritty football stuff. It’s a little nerdy, sure, and a little inside football. But it’s also incredibly enlightening. I was asking about how they made the decision to go with the three-man fronts against the Broncos instead of their four-man fronts...

Broncos Fan Brady Wagner Loses Bet, Gets Bill Belichick Tattooed Across Lower Back

Here's a free piece of advice for anyone out there who may one day lose a bet that forces you to get a tattoo you don't want: You don't have to go through with it. Unfortunately, nobody told that to Brady Wagner, a Broncos fan who made a bet with his friend, a Patriots fan, for Sunday's game. A video on FOX Sports explains that if the Broncos had won, the Pats fan...

Belichick: Dolphins' CB Davis both strong and fast

By Carolyn Thornton Asked about Miami's Vontae Davis, Patriots coach Bill Belichick put him in the same category as Denver cornerback Champ Bailey and the Jets' Darrelle Revis. "Has a lot of confidence playing out there. The interception he had last week against Buffalo was really an outstanding play," Belichick said of one of two picks Davis made on the Bills...

When will Bill Belichick join Twitter? "Never"

By Brian MacPhersonFOXBORO -- Aaron Hernandez and Wes Welker both have joined the social-networking site Twitter in recent days, becoming the latest in a series of Patriots to do so. When will Bill Belichick sign up? "Never," he said. "You'll never see me on Twitter or MyFace or Yearbook or any of that. ... Before I could join any of those, I'd have to know...

Krieger: Belichick, Patriots were ready for Tebow Time

It's not so much that the Broncos' magic disappeared Sunday. It's more like Bill Belichick and Tom Brady peered behind the curtain to see just how the trick was executed.

Patriots Clinch AFC East, Poised for the AFC’s Top Seed

The Patriots could have clinched the AFC East today with a win or a Jets loss, and they got both of them. This is the team’s third straight division title, and ninth since Bill Belichick began his tenure in 2000. At 11-3, the Patriots are in … [visit site to read more] Patriots Clinch AFC East, Poised for the AFC’s Top Seed - Musket Fire - Musket Fire - A New England Patriots...

Patriots are big winners

Bill Belichick is fond of telling players that December is moving month in the NFL - as in some teams move up in the standings and into a playoff spot, while others wilt and do not.

Did the Patriots defense make an improvement Sunday?

Being outgained on the ground 167-4 in the first quarter, the most rushing yards a Bill Belichick coached defense has ever allowed in New England, one would have thought the Patriots were in for a long day against Tim Tebow and the Broncos. That wasn’t the case, as the Patriots rebounded and only allowed 85 rushing yards over the final three quarters in their convincing 41-23 win...

Patriots LB Jerod Mayo on his new contract: “I love playing in New England.”

We told you about the new contract signed by Patriots LB Jerod Mayo, and about some details of a five-year, $50-million extension. After the Patriots 41-23 win over the Broncos yesterday, we got some reaction from some key participants. What did coach Bill Belichick and Mayo think? “I feel fortunate to be here another five years,” said Mayo, who made eight tackles. “I want...
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