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Pro Football Focus (PFF) has convinced much of the football world that its brand of metric-based stats is vital for teams, players, and fans to understand the game.
Eventually, PFF figures it can convince 30 teams to do business together. It’s the way the world is changing, though perhaps Belichick is trying to avoid any discussion about an online world. After all, look at him struggle to talk about social media.
Also, this.Here’s also something to remember: Belichick is perhaps the greatest NFL coach of all time, and he’s also one of the most adaptable. His fans might believe him when he says he eschews anything related to the metric websites. But chances are he knows exactly what they are, what they do, and how valuable they can be.