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NFL fans amused by Bill Belichick's sassy challenge flag throw in Patriots-Dolphins

Belichick showed his sass to the refereeing crew on Sunday


FOXBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS – SEPTEMBER 17: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots argues with line judge Jeff Seeman #45 during the second quarter against the Miami Dolphins at Gillette Stadium on September 17, 2023 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Bill Belichick has a sassy side just the like the rest of us.

The New England Patriots head coach was in the midst of a rough night towards the end of the third quarter as the Miami Dolphins led 17-3, allowing Mac Jones and Co. almost next to nothing on offense.

Then at the 1:26 mark of the third period on a 4th-and-inches, Belichick challenged the ruling of the spot in hilarious fashion before tucking the red flag back in his sock. Here's how it went down.

Social media couldn't hold back the laughter on the Patriots' coach. Here are some of the best reactions:

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