Bill Belichick points at Cowboys, Chiefs when asked about home-field advantage

During New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick’s news conference Wednesday, a reporter asked him about the importance of having home-field advantage and the Gillette Stadium crowd’s support. As you might (should) expect, Belichick did not giving a rousing response about the electricity of playing in front of the home crowd in the AFC Championship game this weekend against the Pittsburgh Steelers. No, he said:

Belichick from the top rope!

But to answer the question, sort of, the Patriots are 4-1 in conference championships they’ve hosted in the Brady-Belichick era and 2-3 on the road.  Draw your own conclusions.

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