February 21, 2024

Q: You mentioned after the Washington sport that not all 9 sacks have been on the offensive line, so some have been attributed to Tommy. Is that the following step for him, studying how you can keep away from a few of these sacks and both do away with the ball or simply not lose yardage?

Daboll: “It is the second sport he is performed in, so the extra he performs it’ll assist him enhance the most effective it will possibly. I believe he did numerous good issues in that sport to assist us win.”

Q: He is grow to be a bit of little bit of a cult hero story along with his hen cutlets and dwelling at house and vodka sauce on his hen parm. I do know you are targeted on making ready him as a participant, however do you get a kick out of a few of that?

Daboll: “I’ve numerous confidence that he handles issues the proper manner. He was in right here early on Tuesday (the gamers’ day without work). He is put numerous work in, he met with Mike, he met with Shea. I talked to him for a short while. He is received a reasonably degree head and he is simply targeted on doing his job the most effective he can for the crew. That is an necessary factor. It isn’t typically that you just get to work in your hometown or to your crew that you just grew up with. I had a possibility to try this as a coordinator (in Buffalo). It isn’t the identical as being a quarterback, however there’s totally different challenges that come together with it if you’re house. I believe his focus is on the proper spot. He is a mature man and he is aware of there’s so much to work on and so much to enhance on. Communication is necessary, however he is dealt with himself since he is been right here the proper manner.”

Q: Earlier than he had his huge run the opposite day, Saquon (Barkley) was minus-2 yards on six carries. Then he broke the 36-yarder and completed with 83 yards. Is {that a} good instance of the significance of sticking with the run or going again to it even when it is not working?

Daboll: “I simply assume we did a very good job of constructing a couple of changes. The fellows blocked the performs nicely. It would not actually matter if there’s 60 runs in a sport when you assume that is the best way you could play the sport to win or in case you have 60 passes. It is about adjusting. You’ve a plan going into it. Give Washington credit score. They did a very good job on a couple of of these performs and we did a very good job on a couple of of them. So, there’s not a quantity that we earmarked to hit, whether or not it is a run or the move. It is simply how the sport’s going and what we expect we have to do.”

Q: Saquon wasn’t in a position to run for as a lot as he favored, however you bought him concerned within the passing sport and he was in a position to contribute that manner.

Daboll: “Yeah, he made a pleasant play on a scramble (within the first quarter). I assumed DeVito gave him an opportunity. He went up and caught the ball there on the sideline for a 21-yard achieve and ran a wheel route out of the purple zone and once more, ran a very good route and DeVito made an excellent throw, saved it away from the security, he received it up and down fast after which he had a bit of burst route, if you’ll, did a very good job of working away from the defender. DeVito put it proper the place he wanted it to offer him a possibility to catch. If the ball is round 4 inches behind him, he is in all probability going to get tackled there. Every sport is a bit of bit totally different. He might help us in both space.”

Q: You had eight performs of 20 or extra yards, essentially the most in your tenure. Clearly, it was good to get that going, however how significantly better are your prospects when you will get some chunk performs like that?

Daboll: “You’ve a few of these third downs and normally when you get a piece play, you’ve got received a very good alternative to get factors on the board. So, whether or not that is by the air or throw it right down to (Darius) Slayton, who was huge open (on his 40-yard landing reception), or (Daniel) Bellinger or a catch and run by Wan’Dale (Robinson) or a very good scramble play by Saquon, these are all useful performs. It is about throwing the place you are purported to throw it, making a catch when you may make the catch, or getting a very good block for an enormous run. These all the time assist.”

Q: The day after the sport, you introduced up Wan’Dale’s block on Saquon’s future. He isn’t the largest man on the crew – for him to dam like that, what sort of an instance does that set?

Daboll: “He is a very good crew participant, doing his job the most effective he can to assist his teammate out. Clearly, that was an enormous play for us. I believe Shepard had a extremely good block, too. Bellinger sealed. A few linemen pulled. However being unselfish and doing the soiled work, typically receivers have to try this.”

Q: (Bobby) Okereke and (Micah) McFadden have mixed for 170 tackles. They’ve additionally mixed for 3 takeaways this season, which is a bit of uncommon. Do you assume that it is simply coincidence or is that as a result of they’ve a very good connection?

Daboll: “What I believe it’s, they play onerous, they’re aggressive. They have been good gamers for us. Bobby’s been a extremely good addition and Micah, I’ve mentioned this loads of occasions, he is one of many younger guys that we drafted final yr that performed numerous soccer for us from final yr and has actually grown from that. These two guys have carried out a very good job. (Inside linebackers coach John) Egorugwu has actually carried out a very good job with each of these gamers they usually’re the proper of individuals, too. Nice teammates, love the sport of soccer, put together, good management, nice effort to the ball. These two guys have carried out a pleasant job.”

Q: Kavyon (Thibodeaux) has made a distinction with 10.5 sacks. Is he additionally creating as an all-around participant – setting the sting in opposition to the run and doing every thing else you search for at that place?

Daboll: “He is a extremely good teammate, actually by no means misses something by way of he is on the market practising each day. He is performed numerous soccer for us; he is improved and does every thing we ask him to do and has good management about him and cares in regards to the crew. He is a very good man to have in your crew.”

Q: Do you anticipate to see (New England quarterback) Mac Jones on Sunday?

Daboll: “No, till they announce it, which I am positive they have not. It’s important to ask coach (Invoice) Belichick that query.”

Q: I doubt he’ll take my name. (Offensive coordinator Invoice O’Brien) did say three quarterbacks practiced with the primary crew, so do you need to put together for all three?

Daboll: “You have a look at tape, whether or not it was Will Grier at Carolina or Dallas within the preseason, even (Malik) Cunningham, I do know he is again there. Then (Bailey) Zappe has are available in and he performed a few video games final yr. You watch as a lot tape as you may. However their offense, I believe coach O’Brien does a very good job of shifting guys round and motioning guys and doing what he must do to attempt to give them an opportunity every week. They are a sport plan crew. It is necessary to actually research their gamers, their scheme after which clearly the quarterback, whoever they select to play. However we’re going to verify we do work on them.”

Q: What are your reminiscences of Mac out of your time collectively in Alabama (in 2017)?

Daboll: “Good younger man. Actually good household. Cares in regards to the sport. Good particular person on and off the sphere. He was a real freshman, however he was a very good younger particular person.”

Q: They’ve struggled on offense numerous the yr. Their numbers are usually not nice, however if you watch the tape, who stands out?

Daboll: “(Working backs Rhamondre) Stevenson and (Ezekiel) Elliott are two guys that may get the ball downhill. Stevenson had a 65-yarder a couple of video games in the past. He runs with energy, good imaginative and prescient. They run the ball downhill, they have a wide range of run schemes after which they’ve had some totally different guys in at receiver. I might say (DeVante) Parker, I might anticipate him again. (Mike) Gesicki and Hunter Henry are two vet tight ends which can be good gamers. They’ve had a bye week. They’ve had three video games the place the rating was type of out of hand a bit of bit after which the opposite 4 video games come right down to the wire. Philadelphia, Miami, Washington, Indianapolis, these might have gone simply the opposite manner. So, we have got numerous work to do and received to go on the market and carry out nicely.”

Q: (Demario) Douglas is on tempo to set their rookie document for receptions below Belichick, which was set by Deion Department in 2002, when his place coach was one Brian Daboll.

Daboll: “He is carried out a pleasant job. You’ll be able to put his identify in there after I mentioned the opposite guys and put (Ju-Ju Smith-)Schuster in there, too.”

Q: Defensively, (lineman Christian) Barmore would not have huge numbers, however he appears to clog up the center so much.

Daboll: “They are a high crew or close to the highest within the league in manufacturing on first down and purple zone. They’re good at stopping the run. I might say they play good crew protection. They do not hand over numerous huge performs. They deal with nicely, they combine their coverages, they combine their fronts. It is a sport plan crew they usually do a fantastic job with sport planning every opponent. I imply, once more, 10-6 in opposition to Indianapolis, 20-17 in opposition to Washington, 24-17 in opposition to Miami, 21-17 in opposition to Las Vegas. They do a very good job defensively. They’ve a very good employees, they usually have gamers that play nicely collectively.”

Q: Would you be within the chair you now occupy when you hadn’t labored for Invoice Belichick?

A: “Invoice gave me my first alternative on this league. I am ceaselessly grateful for the chance that he gave me and he is one heck of a coach. He is additionally a very good man. Actually, the alternatives that I’ve had all through my profession began with the chance that he gave me. My household and I are grateful.”

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