Patriots Begin Seahawks Prep as Team Mourns Loss of Belichick’s Mother
By KYLE HIGHTOWER
AP Sports Writer
The mother of New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick has died at the age of 98. Patriots spokesman Stacey James says Jeannette Belichick died Monday night of natural causes in Annapolis, Maryland. Belichick was preceded in death by her husband, Steve, who died in 2005 at age 86. In addition to their son, Bill, she is survived by three grandchildren: Holy Cross women’s lacrosse coach Amanda Belichick and Patriots assistants Stephen Belichick and Brian Belichick.