Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 11/16/11
You never know what Bill Belichick will say. Sometimes, you get the one-word answers. Other times, an interesting discussion on an item that hadn’t been addressed in a while. Today, we got both. But the most interesting thing that came out of Belichick’s news conference on the first day of Chiefs Week is that Belichick divulged that Matt Patricia is the defensive play-caller. Last year, Belichick was essentially defensive coordinator, and the assumption was that he called plays. Now? Sounds like it’s Patricia, the former rocket scientist and officially the safeties coach. On one hand, he’s the DC of the worst-ranked unit. On the other hand, what he’s done with an unknown group of players is impressive. Anyway… “Well, during the game, I talk to all the play-callers — to Scott (O’Brien), to Billy (O’Brien), to Matt (Patricia) — and first of all, we go into the game with a plan of how we want to try to start things,” Belichick said. “Believe it or not. I know everybody doesn’t think that’s
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