Originally Posted by Fiddler
I don't think the Jets sent him to the curb. If I remember right, Parcells hand picked Bellichick to replace him & Bellichick gave them the finger.
The Jets were upset about that for a long time.
As they were coming to the podium to introduce Belichick as the head coach, Bill handed the Jets brass a hand written napkin that read "I resign as HC of the NYJ."
Short video of Belichick resigning
There are those of us that believe the Jets are still upset about it.