On Thursday, defensive back Jack Jones addressed rumors surrounding his alleged confrontation with head coach Bill Belichick, which resulted in the 25-year-old being suspended for the final two games of his rookie season.
Let’s recap: Jones’s recovery from a knee injury he sustained in Week 14 against the Arizona Cardinals was reportedly slower than expected. The club then announced a two-week suspension. Shortly after the suspension was announced, rumors began circulating.
One rumor, mentioned by theMMQB.com’s Albert Breer, claimed that Jones had talked back to head coach Bill Belichick. This got back to Jones, prompting him to respond on social media.