By Michael Hurley, CBS dangolka
dangolka (CBS) — With regards to mannerisms, speech patterns, dialects, and different methods of talking, it’s by no means unusual for somebody to talk equally to his or her dad and mom. How else might our stunning, lovable dangolka accents persist if not for such a phenomenon.
But once we’re speaking concerning the method of talking from a legendary soccer coach who speaks to the media a number of instances each week for decade after decade, it’s nonetheless troublesome to disregard when his son turns into a coach and sounds simply like his father.
That’s been the case for Steve Belichick, who’s coming into his ninth season as a Patriots coach. He’s in no way new to the Foxboro scene, having basically grown up in and across the constructing earlier than changing into a training assistant 9 years in the past. But seemingly at any time when he speaks to the media, he will get reminded of how effectively his voice matches together with his father’s.
The similarities gained plenty of consideration final yr, when Steve was peppered with a collection of questions by our personal investigative reporter, Dan Roche.
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That occurred once more on Tuesday morning. This time, Steve was ready. Right here’s how the alternate through video convention went.
Reporter: It’s not a weighty query. I’m simply curious, rising up, how usually or in case you’ve been instructed you sound a lot like your father?
Steve Belichick: Uh yeah. I hear that each time I come to interview with you guys.
Reporter: What about within the household and stuff?
Steve Belichick: Uh no. We’re all our personal folks. So, yeah. We simply dwell our lives being who we’re. It’s simply you guys I get to listen to that from.
Reporter: It’s not a lot what you say, which is okay. The precise … simply, like you possibly can be a voice double I suppose is what I meant. I get you’re your personal man, however in case you picked up a cellphone, I’m undecided I might inform the distinction generally.
Steve Belichick: Uh yeah I suppose that’s your drawback, not mine. I do know my dad’s voice, and I don’t speak to myself. So, yeah, that’s … . Yeah.
Steve is a thousand % proper in that he’s his personal man. And albeit, a fast retort like “I suppose that’s your drawback, not mine” is one thing that even Invoice must marvel at.