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"There simply wasn't a better coach in the decade, particularly as a tactician. Five AFC titles and three Super Bowl wins in the decade. The only coach to win three Super Bowls in a four-year span. He was 16-0 in 2007.
Most of all, he outcoached his opponent. Out-thought him. Out-hustled him. I remember one AFC head coach telling me once the only coach he ever feared was Belichick. That fear was well earned."