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Bill Belichick enters another elite club

Originally Published: November 16, 2009
By David Fleming | Page 2

Here's something none of us ever thought we'd see: Bill Belichick being compared to Barry Switzer.

But that's exactly what's happening Monday after Belichick's rather odd, and uncharacteristically panicky, decision to go for it on fourth down deep in his own territory cost the Patriots a win in Indy Sunday night.

Norm Chow, the offensive coordinator for UCLA, once told me: "Anybody can just say, 'Hey, let's go for it!' But real coaches get a feel for the game, their own ...

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