December 4, 2023


“You’ll be able to’t let folks that do not know half of what is going on on contained in the constructing affect what is going on on contained in the constructing.”

Invoice Belichick and Matthew Slater go manner again. Patrick McDermott/Getty Photos

The extra the Patriots lose, the extra the rumors intensify that Invoice Belichick’s time in New England might be coming to an in depth.

In response to captain Matthew Slater, although, Belichick isn’t in any respect a part of the issue. Slater, a three-time Tremendous Bowl champion who has performed for Belichick since 2008, has his coach’s again.

Slater stated he has as a lot religion in Belichick as he’s ever had. He stated there’s no purpose to be doubting who he’s as a frontrunner or coach.

“The struggles that we’ve had on the sector this 12 months are on account of us and our lack of ability to execute,” Slater advised reporters. “It’s received nothing to do with Coach Belichick.”

Slater acknowledged there’s “a whole lot of negativity” surrounding the group, and he confused the significance of ignoring it and persevering with to concentrate on the duty at hand.

“You’ll be able to’t let those who don’t know half of what’s happening contained in the constructing affect what’s happening contained in the constructing,” Slater stated.

When requested if he feels as if there’s one thing concerning the group the media has gotten fallacious, Slater clarified his viewpoint. He stated he respects the job the New England media does, however reiterated that it’s arduous for these on the skin to totally grasp the scenario.

“It’s unattainable to inform or to color an correct image of issues which are occurring once you’re not experiencing them firsthand,” Slater stated. “That’s simply the truth.”