Bill Belichick

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick
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Ryan Hannable
March 27, 2019 - 11:10 am
Bill Belichick is living up to his "no days off" line from a few years ago. Hours after the NFL owners meetings wrapped up in Arizona, Belichick was spotted at the University of Florida pro day Wednesday morning. Florida players who the Patriots could potentially be targeting include safety...
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Rob Gronkowski, Bill Belichick
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Ryan Hannable
March 27, 2019 - 8:48 am
Bill Belichick was not in a talkative mood Tuesday morning at the annual coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings in Arizona. This included questions regarding Rob Gronkowski retiring Sunday night, a full two weeks after the legal tampering period of free agency began. What was the Gronkowski...
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Ryan Hannable
March 26, 2019 - 1:43 pm
The current group of Patriots receivers isn't great, but it would obviously be a little better if Josh Gordon was in the mix. Obviously, given his off-field issues there's a lot of risk involved, but he was a major contributor last season in his 11 games with the team. The Patriots extended an...
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady
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Ryan Hannable
March 26, 2019 - 1:01 pm
As of now, Tom Brady is only signed through the end of 2019. Brady, who will turn 42 before the season starts, is entering the final year of his contract and will have a cap hit of $27 million. On top of never playing a season with it being the last year of his deal, the thought was Brady would get...
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New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski
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Ryan Hannable
March 26, 2019 - 12:31 pm
Ever since Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement Sunday night, there's been some discussion of the tight end potentially returning in the middle of next season. It's not coming out of nowhere either, as his agent Drew Rosenhaus said it wouldn't surprise him if it were to happen. Although he did...
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Ryan Hannable
March 26, 2019 - 10:17 am
Maybe Bill Belichick is feeling a little different following the Patriots' Super Bowl LIII win. For the first time since 2015, Belichick participated in the annual NFL coaches photo at the owners meetings in Arizona on Monday. Heck, he even flashed a smile. Six coaches did not partake: Mike Tomlin...
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Alex Reimer
March 25, 2019 - 10:14 am
Let’s be honest about this: Rob Gronkowski didn't do the Patriots any favors waiting until late March to announce his retirement. The cash-strapped Pats could’ve used his $10 million in cap space on the free agent market, where they struck out on every reported target, including Adam Humphries and...
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Ryan Hannable
March 24, 2019 - 8:10 pm
Shortly after Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement from the NFL Sunday night, both Robert Kraft and Bill Belichick released statements through the team sharing what the tight end meant to them and the franchise. From Kraft: “In the nine years that I have known Rob Gronkowski, I have never known...
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Alex Reimer
March 24, 2019 - 7:47 pm
Rob Gronkowski foreshadowed his retirement on the Wednesday before the Super Bowl. The usually jubilant tight end, who was cracking “69” jokes earlier in the week, spoke candidly about the physical hell that football inflicts on his body. It was an apparent peek into Gronkowski’s mind, and probably...
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Patriots coach Bill Belichick
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Lucy Burdge
March 23, 2019 - 11:46 am
Bill Belichick hit the town on Friday night in West Hollywood with his girlfriend, Linda Holliday, and was caught by reporters while waiting for the valet to bring the Porsche around. The Patriots coach was peppered with questions about Robert Kraft, Tom Brady’s recent Instagram skiing video and...
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