Who is Bill Belichick and what is his net worth 2018? Bill Belichick is the head coach of the NFL (National Football League) team New England Patriots. He is also the general manager of the Patriots due to his strong authority over the team’s operation. Prior to this, Belichick was the head coach of Cleveland Browns. He started his career as a coach in 1975 and was the Defense Coordinator of Bill Parcels. He has led the Patriots to win five Super Bowl titles 14 AFC East Division titles. He is the longest-serving head coach and is also the only coach to have three Super Bowl titles in a span of four years.
William Stephen Belichick was born on April 16, 1952, in Nashville, Tennessee. He was born to parents Steve Belichick and Jeannette Belichick. His father was the assistant coach of the US Naval Academy. He grew up in Annapolis, Maryland and his father is one of his important mentors. In 1970, Belichick completed his graduation from Annapolis High School. While in school, he used to play lacrosse and football.
He later went to Phillips Academy located in Andover, Massachusetts from improving his grades. He subsequently went to Middletown’s Wesleyan University and used to play as a tight end. He also used to play squash and became the captain of the lacrosse team. In 1975, Belichick received his bachelor’s degree in economics and was the member of Chi Psi fraternity.
In 2006, Bill Belichick divorced from his wife Debby Clarke. He has three children named Brian, Stephen, and Amanda. He was also known to have a relationship with Sharon Shenocca. He has been seen several times with Linda Holliday.
Following his graduation, Bill Belichick used to work as an assistant for Ted Marchibroda who was the head coach of Baltimore Colts. In 1976, he became the assistant special coach of Detroit Lions. Following that, he became the assistant coach of Denver Broncos for the 1978 season. In 1979, he became the special team coach and defensive assistant of New York Giants.
In 1985, he became the defensive coordinator of the team under the head coach Bill Parcells. In 1991, Belichick became the head coach of Cleveland Browns. He got fired from the Browns in February 1996. Following that, he again joined New England Patriots under Bill Parcells. He was then named as the interim coach of New York Jets as well as New York Patriots.
When Parcells quit as the head coach of the team, Belichick became the head coach of the Jets for a day. Soon after that, he was announced as the head coach of the Patriots. He then began to have full control the team and went on to win the Patriots’ first Super Bowl in 2001. In 2003, they again won the Super Bowl and also in 2004.
In 2011, the Patriots had a record of 13-3. Their fourth Super Bowl came in 2014 when they defeated Seattle Seahawks. In 2016, they again won the Super Bowl with a victory over Atlanta Falcons.
As the head coach of the Patriots, Bill Belichick has won 5 Super Bowls in his career. He has been named as NFL Coach of the Year, three times in his career. He has also won 2 Super Bowls as a defensive coordinator. The Patriots were named to the NFL 2000s All-Decade Team.
Bill Belichick Net Worth
Bill Belichick had a successful career as a coach. He has led the New York Patriots to win many tiles and has appeared in many 11 AFC Championship Game. In doing so, he has gone on to accumulate good money. Bill Belichick’s net worth is an estimated $38 million.
Part of this wealth also comes by appearing in the documentary ‘A Football Life’. This was the most watched documentary in the history of NFL. He also had an appearance in the drama ‘Rescue Me’. By appearing in the 2014 NFL season, Belichick appeared in his 40th season as the coach of NFL.
Bill Belichick’s father used to play for Detroit Lions. In his career, he has worked under 5 head coaches and 7 of his assistant coaches have gone on to become the head coaches of NFL.