The Patriots selected former Alabama working again Damien Harris within the third spherical of the draft, and it didn’t take Harris lengthy to really feel the connection between his new coach and his outdated coach.
Harris mentioned that as quickly as he received on the telephone with Invoice Belichick after he was drafted, he instantly had flashbacks to Alabama coach Nick Saban. Belichick and Saban coached collectively for 4 years on the Browns and have remained shut.
“The 2-minute dialog I had with coach Belichick on the telephone sounded very very like if I used to be on the telephone with coach Saban,” Harris mentioned, by way of Boston.com. “Everyone is aware of their relationship, everyone is aware of they’re very comparable of their demeanors, their teaching types. They’re each about enterprise and successful.”
Harris had loads of success enjoying for Saban, and he ought to match nicely with Belichick as nicely.