Who's picking on the Patriots?

Belichick tries to use media predictions as motivational tool

Updated: October 4, 2010, 6:37 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The New England Patriots have channeled their inner Rodney Harrison this week. If there was one defining theme resonating throughout the locker room in the days leading up to Monday night's clash against the Miami Dolphins, it was this: No one believes in us!

Invoking the no-respect card was a Harrison specialty when he played in New England from 2003 to 2008, and it was something the Patriots often rallied around when they were at their best.

With no Harrison ...

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