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Michigan coaches to don CHUCKSTRONG T-shirts
profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 9, 2012
As the Michigan Wolverines prepare to play Illinois on Saturday, the team’s coaching staff will wear CHUCKSTRONG T-shirts purchased from the Colts’ official website. According to ESPN.com, coach Brady Hoke bought 40 of the T-shirts, which will be wornShare Tweet
profootballtalk.com Oct 9, 2012If Patriots coach Bill Belichick was upset by wide receiver Wes Welker’s comment that it was nice to stick it in the coach’s face after catching 13 balls in the win over the Broncos, he’s not sharing it with the public. Belichick directed questionsShare TweetESPN.com Oct 9, 2012Former New England Patriots running back Kevin Faulk announced his retirement Thursday in a ceremony at Gillette Stadium attended by his coaches and teammates.Share Tweet
Patriots streamline play calling, speed up offenseprofootballtalk.com Oct 9, 2012The Patriots’ fast-paced offense gave the Broncos fits on Sunday. And simplifying the play calling was a big part of it. New England used one-word play calls for much of the game against Denver, taking what is ordinarily a mouthful that includes the forShare Tweet
Was Wes Welker Joking With Belichick?Oct 9Rapper Bun B, Eric Mangini, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Wes Welker's claim that he was joking in his postgame comments about coach Bill Belichick.
The NFL Season: Brady vs. ManningOct 9Together they have rewritten the game's history. And in many ways, the story of one cannot be told without the other.