didn't see a thread so I HAD to put this up...mainly because of the early coaching decisions on offense by Pete the Cleaner. This is gruesome football, as if Amos Alonzo Stagg somehow took over Pete's body from the grave
VIDEO: Flashback Friday - A Look Back At The Patriots 1998 Win Over The 49ers
Take a look back at the Patriots memorable 1998 victory over the San Francisco 49ers as Scott Zolak takes over for an injured Drew Bledsoe.
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Patriots Fall Short In Fantastic Finish
The Seattle Seahawks are a better team than the New England Patriots, yet the Patriots came up only one yard short in their building.
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I know the team went from 6-2 to 8-8 that year and Grier was taking shots at him at the end but... 8-8 isn't that bad and it was his first playoffs miss with us. Other coaches have stayed on with worse records.
Not that I'm complaining with what we know now. But I don't think Belichick was on...
The Pats and Seahawks have now played in three straight barn burners.
2012 - You mad bro?
2014 - SB49
2016 - Seahawks deal Patriots only loss w/Brady of season, last second goal line stand
The Seahawks are four point favorites in this one.
Immediate optimistic thought is that the Patriots...
Top 10 head coaches in NFL: Bill Belichick still reigns, but who fills out the rest of the list?
Not that I necessarily disagree with (most of) their list, though I’d never put Reid over Carroll... It just struck me that not only is BB the best coach, it isn’t even close. If THIS is the...
To tide you over until Sunday's newest game against the Bills, let's go back 19 years ago. One of the strangest, craziest finishes to a game cost a homeless man thousands of dollars.
Here is a great article to read on this. Lots of great stuff from Vinateri and others.
'The baddest beat they...
3 years later, Pete Carroll’s "rugby style tackling" video still changing football
Seattle released this video back in 2014, and updated it in 2015 to teach safer ways of tackling.
It's a pretty cool thing to do, as I imagine many teams would keep this under wraps. May be of use to some of you...
In this February 1, 2015 pre-Super Bowl joint press conference at 27:37 a reporter asks Carroll and Belichick how each handles 4th quarter pressure.
Carroll equivocates, doesn't give much of an answer actually, and looks uncomfortable.
Belichick is calm, precise: "I try to personally prepare...