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JAN. 20, 2019

Patriots Advance to 3rd Consecutive Super Bowl
{Stats}: After defeating the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium, the New England Patriots have earned their third consecutive Super Bowl appearance. They’ll face the Los Angeles Rams in Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3.


JAN. 13, 2019

Patriots Advance to 8th Consecutive Championship Game
{Stats}: With their win in the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs, the New England Patriots, under head coach Bill Belichick, have advanced to their 8th consecutive AFC Championship Game. This is their 13th overall since Belichick was named head coach in 2000.


JAN. 11, 2019

RIP Rick Forzano
{NFL.com Video}: Coach Forzano passed away yesterday at the age of 90. During the 2017 preseason, NFL Films reunited Coach Belichick with the man who gave him his first job, former Detroit Lions head coach Rick Forzano. Video includes includes sons Stephen and Brian Belichick, and Tom Brady.


JAN. 9, 2019

Accomplishments
{ATBB Feature}: Bill Belichick’s accomplishments as an NFL coach upon the conclusion of the 2018 regular season.


JAN. 7, 2019

College Football Championship Drive
{ESPN Video}: Bill Belichick and Nick Saban compare their competitive streaks and personalities after 40 years of friendship.


JAN. 7, 2019

Steve Belichick’s 100th Birthday
{ATBB Feature}: Bill Belichick’s father, Steve, was born on Jan. 7, 1919. He would have been 100 years old today. In honor of that, ATBB’s original page of stats, quotes, and stories about this extraordinary man has been restored. And a tribute has been ongoing on Twitter all day.


JAN. 6, 2019

Nick Saban Explains Bill Belichick’s Influence on Him as a Coach
{ESPN Video}: Nick Saban sits down with Tim Tebow to discuss how his offense at Alabama has evolved over the years, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick’s influence on his career and why Clemson won’t be intimidated by Alabama.


DEC. 30, 2018

Patriots Earn 9th Consecutive 1st-Round Playoff Bye
{Stats}: The New England Patriots extended their own NFL record when they secured a 1st-round playoff bye for the 9th consecutive season. This is their 13th playoff bye under head coach Bill Belichick. They will host an AFC Divisional Playoff game for the 9th straight season, the most in NFL history. They are also the only team in the NFL that finished the 2018 season undefeated at home. New England has now won 15 straight home games including the postseason.


DEC. 23, 2018

Patriots Clinch AFC East for 10th Consecutive Season
{Stats}: With their win over the Buffalo Bills in Week 16, the New England Patriots will finish in 1st place in the AFC East for the 10th consecutive season, an NFL record. Coach Belichick is now 32-5 against the Bills, the most number of wins for him against any team. He also earned his 16th straight 10-win season, extending his own NFL record.


NOV. 29, 2018

Jimmy Johnson Talks Bill Belichick
{Patriots.com Video}: Megan O’Brien sits down with former Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins coach Jimmy Johnson and discusses his relationship with Bill Belichick and his respect for the New England Patriots. Look for Johnson’s interview with Coach Belichick this Sunday morning on FOX.


NOV. 28, 2018

My Cause My Cleats
{NFL Auction}: You have until Dec. 30 to bid on Coach Belichick’s signed and game worn custom cleats benefitting the Bill Belichick Foundation.


NOV. 9, 2018

Jared and the GM
{Soundcloud Audio}: Coach Belichick joined Jared Stillman and former Patriots executive Floyd Reese {2009-2012} on ESPN Nashville’s 102.5 The Game.


NOV. 8, 2018

NFL Mic’d Up
{NFL Films Video}: Coach Belichick was wired for sound when the Green Bay Packers came to town to take on the New England Patriots in Week 9.


NOV. 7, 2018

Twitter Question of the Week
{Twitter}: You can win a personalized autographed photo of Coach Belichick, sent directly from him, for being the first one to correctly answer our Question of the Week. Posted every Wednesday at noon ET on ATBB’s Twitter page.


NOV. 6, 2018

Inside the NFL
{Video clips}: Tonight’s episode features Coach Belichick wired for sound during the NFL’s Salute to Service game at Gillette Stadium.
BB meets 102-year old veteran
BB talks with Aaron Rodgers
BB poses with Alex Cora


NOV. 4, 2018

Salute to Service: Andrew Bibbo
{Patriots.com Story}: Salute to Service is the NFL’s effort to honor, empower and connect with our nation’s service members, veterans and their families. The Patriots Foundation has teamed with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) and Coach Belichick will be representing Petty Officer 2nd Class, Andrew R. “Drew” Bibbo.


NOV. 2, 2018

Coach Belichick Remembers “Dr. Z”
{Patriots.com Video + Transcript}: “Paul [Zimmerman] was a great ambassador for professional football, and I think that what he did through the years with his background and insight on the draft, I would say some of the behind-the-scenes organizational insight that he gave due to his great sources and trust that he created with so many people was pretty interesting reading in the Sports Illustrated columns.”


OCT. 23, 2018

Bill Belichick: ‘How do you make history?’
{FOX Video}: Coach Belichick narrates the introduction to the opening of the 2018 World Series between the LA Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox.


OCT. 16, 2018

Brad Stevens on His Relationship with Bill Belichick
{Patriots.com Video}: “Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens sits down with NFL Network’s Cynthia Frelund to discuss his involvement with the New England Patriots organization and his relationship with Bill Belichick.”


OCT. 11, 2018

Tony La Russa Shares Lessons He’s Learned from Bill Belichick
{Boston Globe}: “‘He’s got a great personality,’ La Russa said of Belichick. ‘He’s a coach, so in press conferences, you have to be careful with what you say, so it doesn’t end up on the blackboard. But he’s intelligent, he’s smart, [and] he’s got a great sense of humor.’”


OCT. 10, 2018

Tony La Russa Talks Friendship with Bill Belichick
{Metro Boston}: “As a coach, La Russa has nothing but praise for his friend, noting how he has the unique ability to form special bonds with each and every person on his roster and staff. … ‘Bill doesn’t talk about it publicly, but he starts with building a relationship on a personal and professional basis.’”


OCT. 9, 2018

Bill Belichick on Friday’s ‘Hall Of Fame Huddle’
{WBZ Video}: “While the Patriots head coach is usually fairly reserved with the media, he was happy to open up about his upcoming event with WBZ-TV’s Steve Burton on Tuesday.”


Sept. 26, 2018

Football Is Changing. Bill Belichick Doesn’t Think The Keys To Winning Ever Will
{Washington Post}: “Bill Belichick is fighting his own personal culture war clad in the heavy armor of uncommunicativeness. He chooses craft and concentration over celebrity confession. The only problem with this choice is that the public tends to fill in the blanks with negatives, so Belichick pays a certain price when it comes to being understood, his self-restraint interpreted as sullenness and his calculation as cruelty. Which might bother him if he had more vanity, but who needs vanity when he’s got posterity.”


SEPT. 17, 2018

Biography Excerpt & Author Interview
{Book Excerpt + Audio Interview}: Read an excerpt from the only authorized biography of Bill Belichick, The Education of a Coach, by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Halberstam. And listen to his 2005 interview with WEEI, exclusively at ATBB.


SEPT. 11, 2018

Gridiron Genius: A Master Class in Winning Championships & Building Dynasties in the NFL
{Amazon}: New book by former Patriots staff member Michael Lombardi with a Foreword by Bill Belichick. Available today in hardcover and Kindle formats.


SEPT. 9, 2018

#1 Shula, #2 Halas, #3 Belichick
{Stat}: With the Patriots win over the Houston Texans in Week 1, Bill Belichick now has 251 regular season wins, moving him past Tom Landry for third all-time behind Don Shula {328} and George Halas {318}. He was already third overall when including the postseason.


SEPT. 7, 2018

@ATBillBelichick
{Twitter}: All Things Bill Belichick is now on Twitter. Tweets by website creator Laura London.


SEPT. 6, 2018

At Home with Bill Belichick & New Best Friend
{CNBC Video}: Suzy Welch takes us inside Belichick’s Nantucket home to meet his new dog, an Alaskan Klee Kai named Nike.


SEPT. 5, 2018

Bill Belichick, Ernie Adams & the 1970 Andover Football Team
{Boston Globe}: Before they were World Champions with the Patriots, Belichick and Adams were high school teammates at Phillips Academy. This is the story of that undefeated campaign 48 years ago, and how you can see, even back then, hints of their football greatness that would follow.


SEPT. 4, 2018

RapSheet + Friends: Episode #1
{Audio}: Bill Belichick is the first guest on Ian Rapopor’'s new podcast. Listen as he describes the time Tom Brady almost fell off a cliff hitting a meaningless golf shot.


AUG. 15, 2018

What We Learned From Talking to Paul Rabil About Bill Belichick
{Boston Globe}: “From my perspective, there’s very few, if anyone, who has navigated the professional athletics market better than coach Belichick,” Rabil said. “He’s inspirational, he’s motivational, and he’s got a track record that’s unmatched.”


AUG. 4, 2018

Randy Moss Gives Special Thanks to Bill Belichick
{Video clip}: Moss’ Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech

Video: Randy Moss Accepts His Gold Jacket
{Video clip}: Coach Belichick offers his congratulations from Patriots Training Camp as Moss receives his Pro Football Hall of Fame jacket


JUN. 29, 2018

Statement from Bill Belichick on Capital Gazette shooting
“For my entire life, The Capital has been my hometown newspaper. My family and I have enjoyed special relationships with many great people who have worked for the newspaper. My heart goes out to the victims, their families and the entire Annapolis community for this terrible and senseless tragedy.”


MAY 4, 2018

Statement from Bill Belichick on being named to the
President’s Council on Sport, Fitness, & Nutrition

“The physical fitness of children in our country is an apolitical issue that is extremely important to our future. When I was contacted by Ivanka Trump and asked to participate, I was humbled to be asked and honored to accept, as I would have done for any administration. I know that a lot of great leaders have participated on the Council over the past half century, some who are personal inspirations to me, and I am eager to lend any assistance I can to its ongoing mission.”