July 17, 2024


Belichick confirmed that it is a health-related matter.

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Patriots offensive line coach Adrian Klemm earlier within the 2023 season. AP Photograph/Doug Murray

The Patriots shall be with out offensive line coach Adrian Klemm for a time frame, in line with Invoice Belichick.

Requested if Klemm was at work on Wednesday, Belichick confirmed that he was absent.

“He’s going to be out for a short while,” Belichick advised reporters throughout a morning press convention.

Queried for why Klemm is (and can proceed to be) out, Belichick joked, “You wish to put him on the damage report?”

“You making an attempt to get me to violate HIPAA legal guidelines, that sort of factor? I’m not going to touch upon any individual’s private medical standing,” the Patriots coach added when requested if it was a health-related matter.

Finally, he confirmed that “it’s well being.”

In Klemm’s absence, New England coaches will share his tasks.

“We’ll work by means of it on the offensive employees. Invoice [O’Brien] will after all be part of that,” Belichick defined.

Klemm joined New England previous to the 2023 season to educate the offensive line. Previous to that, he was affiliate head coach, run sport coordinator, and offensive line coach for the College of Oregon in the course of the 2022 season.

Throughout his enjoying profession — which spanned from 2000 by means of 2005 — Klemm performed for the Patriots for 4 seasons, profitable three Tremendous Bowls. Chosen within the second spherical (forty sixth general) in 2000, he was Belichick’s first draft choose as New England’s head coach.