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Bill Belichick
Chad's a smart, experienced football player. He's got a good background and picks things up quickly. We've thrown a lot at him, and he's been able to handle it. He's starting to take on the leadership role.
Bill Belichick
#Football

Bill Belichick
I think Doug deserves it. He is a guy that adds a lot to this game of football, has added a lot through his great career - running, passing and now kicking.
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#Football

Bill Belichick
Doug had kicked a lot of good ones in practice. We'd done it a few times and he banged it right through there, so he didn't have time to think about it today.
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#Practice

Bill Belichick
If the playoffs were set up the way they [used to be], they'd probably be playing at home.
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#Home

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They're 12-4. If the playoffs weren't set up the way they were, they'd probably be playing at home, (but) they're in the same division as Indianapolis.
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#Home

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Only three teams had a better record than them. They have a good running game, big receivers, a good front seven and they play well on the road.
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#Running

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Understanding what not to do sometimes is just as important as what you can do.
Bill Belichick
#Understanding

Bill Belichick
We'll worry about next week next week.
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#Worry

Bill Belichick
We have to advance scout all three of them. There are other people in the organization that are taking care of that. It's not really something that the coaches and the players are all that concerned about.
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#People

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We knew it when he went there that he was going to make them a powerful team and a force in the league and a force in this division. He already has. That's no surprise to me, believe me.
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#Force

Bill Belichick
But that was the whole thing on Simms in the early '80s there. He's a bust. He was always hurt. He will never amount to anything.
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#Hurt

Bill Belichick
A lot of people think you just give the ball to a back and watch him run and that's all there is to it, like they do in high school. But understanding how each block is being made on the line, depending on how the defense unfolds after the snap, is a big part of it.
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#People

Bill Belichick
Overall, it's the first game, we've got a lot of work to do, in all areas, laying, coaching, just general execution, you name it. There's just some things we need to do better – and I need to do better – and we need to do collectively better as a football team. We're capable. . . . We've done it before.
Bill Belichick
#Work

Bill Belichick
There's always something to be said for doing multiple things and giving different looks, [but] in the end, it comes down to execution. If you can do them, great. If you can't, then you're probably better off doing fewer things and doing them well.
Bill Belichick
#Giving

Bill Belichick
It was kind of like basketball. We were playing for the last shot there. If we make it, we make it. If we don't, time expired and we're in overtime.
Bill Belichick
#Basketball

Bill Belichick
I think it comes down to doing what you think is best for your football team and whether it's two young guys, two old guys, two medium-size guys, two-whatever they are, you work your people.
Bill Belichick
#Football

Bill Belichick
Everybody that is covering, once they get behind the blocker, then they lose leverage on the guys that they're trying to block. The penalties aren't when they're in front of them. The penalties are when they're behind them or they're on the side of them.
Bill Belichick
#Trying

Bill Belichick
Obviously, it says a lot for the player and what he's been able to accomplish: No. 1, the skill of the player and, No. 2, his durability. He's carried the ball a lot and he's carried it very effectively. He has a running style that can work in a lot of different ways with his speed, his power, his quickness, and his run vision. It's a very significant individual accomplishment.
Bill Belichick
#Skill

Bill Belichick
I think that Tom has been a great leader for this football team this year and every year. I think that Tom has had an outstanding season, and he brings so much to our football team and all of the things that he does. His preparation, his work ethic, his toughness. His ability to lead this team and lead the offense. He's an outstanding quarterback. I'm glad he's our quarterback.
Bill Belichick
#Football

Bill Belichick
When the Steelers dropped off in coverage in the last drive, [Brady] got the ball to an open man, ... Tom did a good job, the line held up well against a good pass rush [and] the receivers made some big plays and got some yards after the catch.
Bill Belichick
#Man

Bill Belichick
It's been a while since I've seen a more dominant team than Pittsburgh's been these first two games, ... They really haven't been in a competitive game.
Bill Belichick
#Games

Bill Belichick
We've always tried to coach and abide by the NFL rules, whatever they are,
Bill Belichick
#Rules

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Corey joins Kevin Faulk and our other very good backs to deepen an already competitive running back position,
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#Running

Bill Belichick
In 30-plus NFL seasons, I can tell you that some of the seasons where teams have undergone the most change or (face) what might be perceived as the most difficult circumstances turn out to be the best years.
Bill Belichick
#Seasons

Bill Belichick
When the Steelers dropped off in coverage in the last drive, [Brady] got the ball to an open man. Tom did a good job, the line held up well against a good pass rush [and] the receivers made some big plays and got some yards after the catch.
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#Man

Bill Belichick
Corey joins Kevin Faulk and our other very good backs to deepen an already competitive running back position.
Bill Belichick
#Running

Bill Belichick
It was a tough game to coach. I was having a heart attack out there.
Bill Belichick
#Heart

Bill Belichick
Mike Tannenbaum is an extremely hardworking individual who moved up from the entry level to the top of his profession. I am happy and proud of him.
Bill Belichick
#Profession

Bill Belichick
Football's a contact sport. Tackling, that's what defensive football is, getting the guy with the ball on the ground.
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#Football

Bill Belichick
I think any player that hasn't played football for a while, and then comes back and tries to catch up to a lot of guys who have been playing on a regular basis, they're behind. They have to be. If they weren't, then we should cancel all the practices and just show up for the game.
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#Football