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Team takes it 'one game at a time'

Bill Belichick has the Patriots winning and breaking records in part because they're buying into clichés.

Updated: October 14, 2004, 3:44 PM ET
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

FOXBORO, Mass. -- Clichés are tired and trite, but they are also true.

The New England Patriots believe in them, which is why they have managed to win one game at a time -- 19 times in a row.

After the Patriots handled the Miami Dolphins 24-10 last Sunday, they celebrated their NFL record by orchestrating what has become the ultimate victory cliché. Richard Seymour and Rodney Harrison doused head coach Bill Belichick with a vat of Gatorade on the sidelines at Gillette ...

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