Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 11/4/14
Bill Parcells hasn't been a part of the New England Patriots organization since 1996, but when asked about the state of the Pats on Monday he had some very optimistic comments about the team and his old pal head coach Bill Belichick. Maybe Parcells was just trying to be positive to not ruffle any feathers, but some of the things he said highly resemble what many of us hear from homers in the area completely unable to see any negatives regarding their favorite team. A closer look...“I told (Belichick) that I thought his team was a better team this year than it was last year, and I really believe that. I really think that. I know they went to the Super Bowl last year, but I believe they’re better now than they were in 2011.Homerism: "I know they were a play or two away from a Superbowl victory last season and a play or two away from losing to the Buffalo Bills Sunday, but I swear this year's team is better.""You see things differently from a coaching perspective...
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