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Special teams leads to bigger things

As Green-Ellis learned, Belichick puts high value on players who can do it all

Updated: October 12, 2011, 6:58 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Since the start of the 2010 season, no running back in the NFL has more rushing touchdowns than New England's BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Considering the talent at that position across the league, it's a remarkable stat, but even more so when you consider how far the undrafted Green-Ellis has come in four seasons with the Patriots.

So what did Patriots coach Bill Belichick peg as the biggest area of improvement for Green-Ellis?

"Special teams," said Belichick, leaving ...

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