Patriots play hooky from practice.
When you look at Bill Belichick you don’t think warm and cuddly, but the gruff task master for the New England Patriots can actually be a pretty nice guy. How nice? Rather than watch film or something to prepare for the Baltimore Ravens he took the team to go see a movie—Lone Survivor.
If he really wanted to get in the holiday spirit he’d buy drinks and popcorn as well; no word yet on whether he did.