Charles Barkley is disgusted by stories of his ‘good pal’ Invoice Belichick being on the recent seat


“I am so disgusted with a few of these punk (expletive) guys on tv speaking about Invoice being on the recent seat.”

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If it have been as much as Charles Barkley, there wouldn’t even be a dialogue about Invoice Belichick’s job safety.

Belichick has received six Tremendous Bowl titles with the Patriots, in any case. He’s additionally closing in on the all-time wins file for NFL head coaches.

However, right here in New England, a number of stories have surfaced concerning the Patriots coach supposedly being on the recent seat.

In a current look on “The Invoice Simmons Podcast,” Barkley shared some harsh phrases directed at Belichick’s critics and detractors.

“You guys have gotten to cease treating my man Belichick unhealthy,” Barkley advised Simmons. “I really like Belichick. I contemplate him pal. I’m so disgusted with a few of these punk (expletive) guys on tv speaking about Invoice being on the recent seat and issues like that. He shouldn’t even be near the recent seat.”

Ben Volin of The Boston Globe wrote that Belichick’s associates “have privately mentioned they’re apprehensive he’s on the recent seat in 2023.” Tom E. Curran of NBC Sports activities Boston mentioned that Belichick has been on the recent seat for years, courting again to 2019. There have additionally been discussions about Belichick’s job standing on native TV and sports activities radio stations.

This isn’t the primary time Barkley has talked about his appreciation for Belichick. He referred to as Belichick a “actually nice man” in 2019. Belichick mentioned again then that he liked Barkley and located his rebounding abilities to be “unimaginable.”

“His toughness, his enjoying — not simply ability, however I’d say his consciousness and instinctiveness — he does an incredible job,” Belichick mentioned throughout Tremendous Bowl LIII Opening Night time. “I like to hearken to his evaluation. I’ve realized loads from him. Charles has been an incredible pal. Conversations have at all times been enlightening to me. He is aware of tips on how to compete, he is aware of tips on how to win, and he simply is aware of tips on how to play.”

The Patriots will open the common season in opposition to the Eagles at Gillette Stadium on Sunday. They’ve gone 25-25 with one playoff look below Belichick over the previous three years.

Earlier this summer time, Belichick advised Mike Tannenbaum of The thirty third Workforce that it took 4 years for him to construct each the Patriots and the Browns into good groups.

Nicely, buckle up Patriots followers. Prepare for 12 months No. 4 with out Tom Brady.