Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 6/15/12

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots coaching staff gave the Patriots an unexpected "day off" on the final day of organized team activities today.

“You’ll have to ask Bill (as to why)… maybe he was so mad that we’ve been doing so poorly, he wanted to get us out of here,” joked linebacker Bobby Carpenter. “It was pretty exciting. I think a lot of guys were ready to get out of here.”

Patriots.com reported mandatory position meetings were still scheduled during the afternoon, but that yesterday's action was most likely the last until training camp in July.

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