It’s debatable whether the 2013 New England Patriots season was a success or a failure, but it certainly wasn’t boring.
Of the six coaches who were fired at the end of this season, each of them had quarterbacks with a quarterback rating placing them in the bottom half of the league.
The 2013 season might be the best performance of Bill Belichick’s coaching career.
Coaches have admitted the league has shifted toward the pass-first offense. It’s even inherently written into the rules.
To hear Bill Belichick glumly address reporters on Monday, you’d think the Houston Texans blew New England out in the regular season — and not the other way around.
Bill Belichick decided that he wasn’t convinced about the legitimacy of a kick. What resulted was an incident that’s all but guaranteed to get Belichick a hefty fine from the league office.
The Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots have watched plenty of film of each other. They’ve pored over their own playbooks, probing for ways to gain an advantage.
The brash Ryan adds that “it’s personal” and he plans on being the best coach in that matchup when the teams walk off the field.
New England’s 28-14 loss to the New York Jets early in the season doesn’t mean much to Patriots coach Bill Belichick.