Tom Brady and Bill Belichick: 5 Players and Coaches Who Fit Together

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When Tom Brady and Bill Belichick played in their sixth Super Bowl together as quarterback and coach of the New England Patriots, it was, and was always going to be about more than just one game. It was about legacy. Their individual legacies, sure. But, more importantly, their legacy together — as player and coach. Because, no matter what happens, these two will always be forever linked.

Brady and Belichick are already considered among the greatest player-coach pairings in the history of the National Football League. Together, they have won five Super Bowls, and put together one of the greatest dynasties in NFL history. With their win over the Falcons, they officially joined the ranks of one of the greatest coach-player pairings of all time.

Who are they up there with?