Posted October 24, 2012 on
The New England Patriots have the lead in the AFC East, but just barely. They can't afford a trip to the UK get them off track. Bill Belichick's team is trying to prepare for Sunday's matchup just like every other week, despite playing in a foreign country that some have never been to.

Bill Belichick: Close wins to be expected in a tough league, every team is good

Bill Belichick: Close wins to be expected in a tough league, every team is good: This is a must...

Did Bill Belichick try to challenge a turnover? Cause that's a 15 yard penalty

Per @footballzebras, Hernandez’s fumble shouldn’t have even been reviewed b/c Belichick threw flag at illegal moment. Jets would have won.— Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) October 22, 2012The Hernandez play controversy is now moot. The NFL has ruled that no challenge flag was thrown, per a league spokesman.— Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) October 22, 2012Then again, NFL also officially...

"This is by far the youngest Opening Day roster coach Bill Belichick has assembled with the Patriots...."

“This is by far the youngest Opening Day roster coach Bill Belichick has assembled with the...

Bill Belichick changes hoodies

Belichick switched up hoodies at half time. Not according to NESN, who points out that Belichick was actually breaking league rules by not sporting NFL licensed apparel.My theory is he saw that the Patriots were sucking and wanted to bust out the grey good luck charm. It worked! They won!

Bill Belichick’s suggestion on how to improve NFL overtimes makes perfect sense

Throughout his Hall of Fame-worthy coaching career — well, maybe not when he was with the Browns — New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, despite his curmudgeonly demeanor and oft-disheveled appearance has been looked upon as an innovator in many, many respects. And while the sparkling shine on the Patriots organization may have lost [...]

Bill Belichick Changing Up Weekly Routine to Get Patriots Adjusted, Ready for Trip to London

When Bill Belichick led the Patriots across the pond three years ago, the result was a 35-7 rout of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. But Belichick admits that the transition wasn't as easy as the final score might indicate. This time around, Belichick is much more aware of the situation, including the six hour difference in time zones, and he's making sure...

Rob Ninkovich dubbed the Jet Killer by Belichick

ESPNBoston, Mike ReissIn a celebratory postgame locker room, Bill Belichick referred to defensive end/linebacker Rob Ninkovich as the "Jet Killer" because he once again came up big against the Jets. Ninkovich had two interceptions in a game against the Jets last season, and one thing that stood out from watching him Sunday -- when he came up big on the final play of overtime...

Belichick breaks down Rob Ninkovich's game clinching sack and fumble recovery

Rob Ninkovich made arguably the defensive play of the season, when he and fellow New England Patriot defender Jemaine Cunningham combined to bring down NY Jets QB Mark Sanchez, forcing a game ending overtime fumble in the process. Today, head coach Bill Belichick spoke about the game clinching play.Belichick and Ninkovich celebrate"It’s something that we talk about and work...

Poll: Are Patriots fans getting too negative?

After the Patriots subpar start to the season, some fans are ready to throw themselves off a cliff.Everyone has gotten play in the blame game - from Bill Belichick to the secondary to the pass rush to Brandon Lloyd to even Tom Brady. With a 4-3 record and some devastating losses, I think this team deserves criticism. Some people disagree. What say you, Patriot fan?Are fans getting...

New England Patriots: Analyzing Their Fourth Quarter Struggles

It is no secret to anyone that has seen the Patriots play this season that they are struggling when it comes to closing out games.  No lead has seemed safe against the porous secondary that is currently fielded by Belichick and Company, despite the fact that New England has spent seven first or second round picks on defensive backs over the past five years.  Because of the defensive...

Patriots preparing for trip to London to play Rams

Before he plays at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, Patriots running back Shane Vereen wants to visit Buckingham Palace. He said Tuesday he wants to take pictures of the soldiers who aren't allowed to smile. And then he'll play for the usually dour coach Bill Belichick in New England's second trip in four years to London where they'll face the St. Louis Rams. The Patriots...

New York Jets Defense Missing A Closer

In a post game speech Sunday night, Bill Belichick called Pats LB Rob Ninkovich a”Jet Killer” after his game ending strip of Jets QB Mark Sanchez. Ninkovich’s pick six last year, in a key matchup also for first place, blew a 10 point game wide open. A play that sent the Jets who at the time were 5-3, reeling. The Jets can desperately use their own game changing pass rusher...

Steven Jackson was almost a Patriot

Had it not been for the recent acquisition of Corey Dillon, Steven Jackson may have been drafted by the New Englad Patriots in 2004. With a need at running back, Jackson, a Las Vegas native who played at Oregon State, appealed to head coach Bill Belichick. On Wednesday, Belichick had nothing but praise for the St. Louis Rams veteran running back. Belichick even met with Jackson in...
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