dangolka (CBS) — The Patriots are inching alongside, little by little, towards taking part in actual soccer. Not actual soccer on TV, no. However after months of uncertainty and hours upon hours of learning and figuring out, the Patriots are mere days away from placing on their pads and smashing into one another at full velocity on the apply area.
Provided that the one work achieved to date includes conferences, learning, and drills, it’s onerous for head coach Invoice Belichick to supply any type of particular reward for gamers. Nonetheless, he made an effort on Friday morning to spotlight how onerous Cam Newton has been working.
“We’ve achieved a number of conferences and a number of walkthroughs, a number of info has been transferred to all of the gamers, and he’s labored very onerous, I’d say, as all our gamers have,” Belichick stated when requested about Newton. “We’ve got a hard-working group. These guys are able to go and we’ve put in some lengthy days and so they’ve been very attentive all through the method.”
Belichick stated that every one 4 quarterbacks — Newton, Jarrett Stidham, Brian Hoyer and Brian Lewerke — “have been locked in, been targeted, have labored extraordinarily onerous,” whereas noting that teammates have faith within the quarterbacks in terms of making calls and main huddles.
Nonetheless, Belichick made certain to notice that the velocity at which they’re working is nowhere near recreation velocity. Nonetheless, the early returns are optimistic.
“We’ll see the way it all comes collectively at that time. However, Cam is a hard-working child,” Belichick stated. “He actually is.”