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Ahead of the Patriots' showdown with the Arizona Cardinals last Sunday, Bill Belichick made sure to give Larry Fitzgerald the respect he deserves -- and then some. Belichick bestowed some of his highest praise on Fitzgerald during a news conference last Tuesday, even going as far as to say Fitzgerald "might end up being the best [wide receiver] ever." Only hours after Belichick's Patriots defense shut down Fitzgerald to the tune of one catch for four yards, the Cardinals wideout offered up some big praise for the coach as well, according to "Coach [Bill] Belichick is not the best...

Fitz was pumped for 'Boardwalk Empire'

Even though the Cardinals just pulled off a huge upset of the Patriots, Larry Fitzgerald seemed more excited about Boardwalk Empire's season premiere.

Bill Belichick Press Conference Transcript

Bill Belichick Press Conference Transcript: Defensively they’ve had some turnover. They’ve had some...

The 2009 Patriots-Ravens playoff game segment from Bill...

The 2009 Patriots-Ravens playoff game segment from Bill Belichick: A Football Life. What a miserable performance. No question the worst a Patriots team has ever looked in the playoffs, but knowing what we know now about the 2009 Pats it almost should’ve been expected.

Patriots Pass Defense Shuts Down Larry Fitzgerald, Gives Silver Lining in Heartbreaking Loss

Despite the Patriots loss to the Cardinals, they played a phenomenal game on defense. New England’s defense allowed 245 total yards on offense, and most importantly, held All-Pro wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald to just one reception for four yards on five targets. The Patriots had just three cornerbacks out on defense for the entire game, which did not include last year's second...

Eagles Defense Has One Task in Week 3: Stop Larry Fitzgerald

Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images Attention Juan Castillo: Whatever you do this week, make sure Larry Fitzgerald's whereabouts are accounted for on every single snap he's on the field.  And make sure you relay this to Nnamdi, DRC, Nate Allen and Kurt Coleman as well. In case you didn't realize, Larry Fitzgerald absolutely loves playing the Eagles.  We all know he's one...

The Chronicles of the Gronk: Episode 2

Inside Bill Belichick’s Office – As Bill Studies Secret Practice Tape At His Desk, The Phone Rings Bill Belichick: This is Bill, who the **** is this? Bob Kraft:  God damnit, Bill!  I told you to stop answering the phone like that.  Anyway, what the **** kind of ship have you been running the last few months?  I swear, every single time I go somewhere on vacation, I get...

Belichick on Hernandez: no update

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick says he doesn't know how long tight end Aaron Hernandez will be sidelined with a right ankle injury. Asked Monday if Hernandez broke any bones, Belichick said, ''I don't really have any update on his status. I think they're still looking at him.'' reported that Hernandez would not play Sunday night at...

Brady and Belichick on Ed Reed In this clip from Bill Belichick;...

Brady and Belichick on Ed Reed In this clip from Bill Belichick; A Football Life, Tom Brady and Belichick discuss just how awesome Ed Reed is. Why can’t this just be a weekly show?

What Belichick’s History Tells Us About Wes Welker’s Situation

The Patriots lost their home opener for the first time since 2001 with a 20-18 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. It was perhaps the most unexpected loss in recent memory for the Patriots. The actual game however, will likely be overshadowed this week by scrutiny over the usage of franchise wide receiver Wes Welker. Welker did not start the game (though he was announced as a starter...

If Bill Belichick is vindictively punishing the great Wes Welker, the fraud should again be ashamed of his behavior

Despite putting up solid numbers and breaking Troy Brown’s record to become the all-time receptions leader in Patriots history with his 558th catch in New England’s embarrassing 20-18 loss to the Arizona Cardinals, speculation is mounting that receiver Wes Welker … Continue reading →

Ras-I Dowling Receives Zero Snaps in Patriots Week Two Loss

When Bill Belichick drew up his defensive gameplan this week, he completely omitted one of the most promising, young players on the Patriots defenes. Ras-I Dowling was one of three New England players that received zero snaps against the Cardinals on Sunday in what can best be described as a puzzling decision. Backup quarterback Ryan Mallett and guard Dan Connolly were the other...

Will Wes Welker get a fresh start now that Hernandez is out for weeks?

If one of the Patriots’ Swiss Army Knives Julian Edelman gets cut this week, its pretty much safe to say it’s because he took out one of the team’s superstars. Edelman rolled up underneath tight end Aaron Hernandez’s ankle during Sunday’s loss against the Arizona Cardinals as he made his way downfield after catching a screen pass from Tom Brady. Please Click Here To Read This Article

Bill Belichick channels his inner Iverson, talks about Practice

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick gave his best Allen Iverson impression Monday when he touched on a rumors of a poor practice week might have led up to a poor performance by the Flying Elvii Sunday."I don’t know, you would have to ask them that. I think practice is practice. Practice never goes perfectly. That’s what practice is for: you work on new things...

Patriots-Ravens Preview

A late missed field goal sunk the Baltimore Ravens in last season's AFC championship game, sending the New England Patriots to their fifth Super Bowl since Bill Belichick and Tom Brady arrived in Foxborough. A similar ending has the Patriots feeling a bit of early season angst heading into Sunday's rematch with Baltimore, which is trying to shake off another heartbreaking...
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