Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 1/28/13

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 02: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots signs autographs after training camp on August 2, 2010 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
As we all know Bill Belichick can be a little protective of strategy and game planning and often times his words give you nothing to work with so you end up having to use the old adage “actions speak louder than words.” One of the things we all love is Belichick’s ability to build towards something as the season progresses and his biggest strength is not with words, but with coaching. Because of this I tend to read into his actions, more so than what he says to media, in deducing what he thinks was the biggest problem for his team in the previous season. To this point I look at some of his moves so far this offseason, moves that were quick and therefore more aggressive and to me, that means urgent in Belichick’s mind. He went out and signed Armond Armstead of the CFL as well as Jason Vega from the CFL. Both of these players are defensive lineman and both players can get after the quarterback. Belichick is a player’s coach, meaning he won’t call out players in public often, but t...
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