The Patriots accused of taping the Bengals' play calls, which New England denies | NFL Live

Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen provide information on accusations that the Patriots taped the Bengals’ play calls ahead of New England’s Week 15 matchup vs. Cincinnati. The Patriots deny the claim and say an advance scout was being filmed for a team feature.
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50 Comments

  1. jspro100 on March 5, 2020 at 10:26 pm

    Cheating is Cheating. This is pathetic.

  2. Tyson Harden on March 5, 2020 at 10:28 pm

    Awfully favorable coverage in comparison to every outlet reporting the incident. Most notably the gentleman omitting that while every team sends advance scouts no team sends them with cameras…

  3. Huey Leadbetter on March 5, 2020 at 10:31 pm

    Cheating team! Money and lies! be proud pats fans.

  4. Mark Symbala on March 5, 2020 at 10:33 pm

    Bill i can’t see.I can’t see
    Tom why can’t you see
    Bill I forgot to remove the lens cover from our new cam

  5. Chan Johnson on March 5, 2020 at 10:33 pm

    They are cheaters the Patriots can’t stand Tom brady,

  6. hagenk1699 on March 5, 2020 at 10:33 pm

    Belicheat is the reason everyone covers their mouth when they talk.

  7. Michael Jordan on March 5, 2020 at 10:34 pm

    All this means is that the Patriots have never stopped cheating. If they do this against the worst team in football, they do this against every team every single week.

  8. Patryk Nogaj on March 5, 2020 at 10:36 pm

    Wow. Right around the same time they sabotaged the Chiefs equipment shipment.

  9. Mason P on March 5, 2020 at 10:40 pm

    Take away all their Super Bowl rings
    Ban them from the 2020 draft
    Ban them from the playoffs this year and next year

  10. 1rustyboy1 on March 5, 2020 at 10:40 pm

    When they did the equipment man doing his job , did they show them deflating footballs?

  11. Baatdad 71 on March 5, 2020 at 10:41 pm

    Caught cheating again!!!! Google shows Patriot’s caught cheating #7 TIME’S 🤦‍♂️😮🤯🤯🤯🤯

  12. Dale Winston on March 5, 2020 at 10:43 pm

    Yeah all of the white dudes are trying to bail their last hope out lol

  13. kidwave1 on March 5, 2020 at 10:44 pm

    Dynasty of Deception

  14. Jam on March 5, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    well even if new england had it done fans are stupid enough to continue to watch football everyone cheats in the nfl

  15. phantom 7 cross rose on March 5, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    the only reason the pats would tape the Bengals is for a blooper reel

  16. Donald Blackmon on March 5, 2020 at 10:47 pm

    The Devil of NFL coaching continues to get a pass he’s one reason why I stopped watching this being glorified

  17. SmithN' Wesson on March 5, 2020 at 10:47 pm

    Patriots should lose their 1st 2nd and 3rd round picks for 2020 draft. It is well known the Patriots staffers have been told to video tape, watch walk throughs and even steal play sheets. What’s sad is Pats fans somehow act like it doesnt matter and they would be as successful without all the dirty tactics. Multiple teams have complained with players stating " they knew 70 percent of our plays before they were run".

  18. Darryle Clayton on March 5, 2020 at 10:49 pm

    The Patriots were caught cheating??? I’m shocked

    – said no one EVER!!! 🤣🤣🤣

  19. M H on March 5, 2020 at 10:51 pm

    Love how there is Zero evidence that they were going to take that video and use it for anything other than do your job but people just love to call people guilty and jump to conclusions with no evidence in todays world. Patriots 20 years of dominance has really pissed a lot of people off. Any other team and this is a none story.

  20. Brian Sanders on March 5, 2020 at 10:52 pm

    Sounds like a good cover-up…🤔

  21. JRT 4JUSTICE on March 5, 2020 at 10:52 pm

    The NFLs INTEGRITY AND ETHICS ON THE LINE! it’s SHAMEFUL.. Just tell all the youths following how TO CHEAT… repeatedly without getting caught. CHEATING IS LOW LEVEL CONCERN FOR the NFL IF THE HAMMER DOESNT FALL.

  22. Hill Monica on March 5, 2020 at 10:55 pm

    Once a cheater
    Always a cheater

    Bill tired of losing a game so the at it again.!!!!

  23. Oliver Phippen on March 5, 2020 at 10:55 pm

    Thats because BRADY has hit bottom but no one will admit it ?????

  24. Cole Sandick on March 5, 2020 at 11:00 pm

    Imagine hating the Patriots. It’s like hating Shakespeare, or Picasso, or Motzart. What a tragedy.

  25. Adrian Kalitka on March 5, 2020 at 11:01 pm

    I would’ve been more surprised if they were caught actually filming the scout 🤣😂🤣

  26. Mr. Bevalaqua on March 5, 2020 at 11:02 pm

    Total combined IQ of the comments section: +92. And most of it is mine.

  27. Joshua Maloney on March 5, 2020 at 11:03 pm

    Actually Browns give Patriots permission to record the game

  28. Always ShiftN on March 5, 2020 at 11:04 pm

    Impeach the Pats for being caught cheating. 🇺🇸✡️

  29. Virgil Palmer on March 5, 2020 at 11:07 pm

    Man, when the Chief’s played the Patriots last, somehow the chief’s equipment got sent to the wrong airport.. they got it back, at the last minute to get on the field.. that’s kinda coincidental…🤔🤔🤔

  30. bill hawk on March 5, 2020 at 11:07 pm

    So shocked

  31. R S on March 5, 2020 at 11:08 pm

    This is not shocking news

  32. Adrian Kalitka on March 5, 2020 at 11:09 pm

    They were caught filming a 4-12 Jets team. Even worse was that they still did it after Mangini asked Belichick not to do what they did when Mangini was coaching with Belichick.

  33. Christopher Sanders on March 5, 2020 at 11:12 pm

    Well they need to be BAND FROM DA SUPER BOWL…. Because this is Not CHAMPIONSHIP ACTIONS but just a tap on their wrist … They didn’t do that to New Orleans Saints the done something years ago but not like this but yet NFL BANDED THEM FROM A DRAFT PICK and NO SUPER BOWL AND YET BRADY GET MVP HA….HAA WHAT A JOKE THEY SHOULD GIVE HIM MVC = MOST VISIBLE CHEATER ….I’LL BEAT IF THEY INVESTIGATES THEY’LL FIND OTHER THINGS GOING ON BECAUSE I PLAYED FOOTBALL YOUR BODY CAN’T GET HIT TIME AFTER TIME but it can IF YOU’RE ON SOMETHING or DOING SOMETHING…… GO FIGURE FOOTBALL isn’t FOOTBALL ANYMORE …. THE NFL BETTER WAKE UP OR YOU WILL HAVE SOMETHING LIKE BACK IN CLEVELAND !!!! YOU & I KNOW WHAT THAT IS!!!!! GOOD DAY, GOOD NIGHT

  34. MacKeyser on March 5, 2020 at 11:12 pm

    Has nothing to do with record, it has EVERYTHING to do with the fact that Zac Taylor is a new HC and has no tendencies since being hired from the Rams. Belichick is FANATICAL about preparation and seeing patterns (well, Ernie Adams sees the patterns, but still). There is no way someone as about control and discipline as Coach Belichick has random videographers out and about. I mean, if for no other reason than because of the cloud of Spygate, at the very least, Coach Belichick would be insistent that all videographers are informed of the rules, given CLEAR guidelines and give no one any ammunition to diminish the team or cause the team harm.

    The notion that Coach Belichick doesn’t know everything going on with his team is nonsense.

    Sorry, especially during the 100th year, this is disgusting and if Goodell doesn’t absolutely drop the hammer, then Goodell won’t be able to discipline any teams.

    Coach Belichick needs to be banned. Not suspended like Payton, but banned because this is at least his second violation that goes directly to the integrity of the game.

    Unless, it really is like the NFL lawyers argued and the NFL is under the same categorization as the WWE, which is "entertainment", unlike MLB which is a "sport" and as such they each have very different legal liabilities that extend to their anti-trust exemptions as well as responsibilities to fans. NFL is only selling a seat to be entertained. MLB has a legal obligation to put on a fair contest.

    If the NFL wants to reinforce that they aren’t a sport, then they’ll just let this go, no one will see the tape and we’ll know that the game isn’t a game any more than the WWE is a sporting event…

  35. Thomas Langley on March 5, 2020 at 11:14 pm

    If the patriots are so good then why would that have to cheat against the bengals? Just saying. Eagles forever

  36. Cody Ping on March 5, 2020 at 11:14 pm

    Them two old people in all fairness do they even have a real honest upfront grasp on technology today i can take a broadcast off my tv stream it to my computer enhance all the sound zoom decrease certain noise levels of certain aspects and find all the times someone farted in a game and that is literally meant for an extreme example not being funny its a low sound that is easily to identify

  37. TehkNinja on March 5, 2020 at 11:16 pm

    You cheat once and don’t get caught you are going to do it till you get caught. That’s why spygate had so many videos.

  38. Mike Clontz on March 5, 2020 at 11:16 pm

    He said NFL had the video,well how long does it take 2 look at a video clip to see what they were doing.

  39. ralph lee on March 5, 2020 at 11:18 pm

    To Bill Belichick. As Archie Bunker Would Say:  STICKS AND STONES MAY BREAK YOUR BONES, BUT YOU ARE ONE DUMB POLACK !!!  You Always Get Caught.

  40. Hardcore Raider on March 5, 2020 at 11:19 pm

    TUCK U PATRICHEATS!!!! RN4L 💥👊

  41. Darth Belichick on March 5, 2020 at 11:19 pm

    Adam schefter, rofl typical hater.

  42. Kelvin Parsons on March 5, 2020 at 11:20 pm

    TMZ just released the video of the sideline take they were filming the players the patriots are liars and cheaters.

  43. Huge Chrome Peach on March 5, 2020 at 11:21 pm

    Imagine C O P I N G this hard in a vain attempt to delegitamize the Pats dominance on the league.

    The Bengals…….OK boomer.

  44. MasterSanti on March 5, 2020 at 11:21 pm

    If pats sees (the tape already) then Bangles better change a new formation before the game then pats won’t know a surprise touchdown.

  45. Marcos Juarez on March 5, 2020 at 11:22 pm

    Those cocky New England Patriots. They are could be Donald J. Trump’s team, but the Dallas Cowboys are truly America’s Team.

  46. Stuke Master on March 5, 2020 at 11:22 pm

    Stop defending the Patriots ruining this game! This is ridiculous. Kraft needs to be punished. Bill needs to be suspended. Wins need to be vacated. I think the only reason they’re always so good is because they do this every week. All they filmed were the sidelines of the next opponent. Something needs to be done.

  47. Mark Pollutro on March 5, 2020 at 11:23 pm

    Patriots caught cheating again? I dont believe it. Jk.

  48. Mason P on March 5, 2020 at 11:24 pm

    Why would you film the Bengals? Seriously they are worse than the jaguars.

  49. TheGumbo504 on March 5, 2020 at 11:24 pm

    MAN THEY ARE CHEATERS CALL IT WHAT IT IS PREETY CONSISTENT BULLSHIT. AND ROGER RABBIT HAS THE TAPE IT WILL BE EDITED

  50. Chris Henicke on March 5, 2020 at 11:25 pm

    No not surprised!

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