Twice, now, the Patriots have dared their quarterback. The first time, they agreed to forfeit their right to use the franchise tag. Now they’re daring him to go free agency. The message? We don’t think you have the heart to leave, Tom.
Adam Schefter appeared on ESPN to aggressively shoot down another big rumor involving the Patriots. And this is something Patriots fans can really get behind: Schefter believes there's almost no chance that head coach Bill Belichick would leave New England to coach the New York Giants after 2017.