After all, they had just selected a relatively unknown quarterback from the University of Michigan named with the 199th overall pick, in the sixth round of the NFL Draft.
Looking back, I'm betting owner Robert Kraft had an inkling all the pieces were falling into place for his team.
He called me every week to see how I was doing, invited me to things, tried to lift my spirits.
So, how does Kraft reconcile his own politics - in addition to living in his home state, which is staunchly Democrat -- and his friendship with Trump?
And our effort today is to make sure that we block them and push them back, that’s the ultimate contest and the ultimate challenge, and I hope it was advanced somewhat by this visit…” the Prime Minister said.
Robert Kraft brought his girlfriend Ricki Noel Lander to the BCS National Championship Game. That is the same exact thing I said in the headline. At least now we know that Kraft is joking about his backup quarterback situation.
Louis (and inadvertently taking the sole remaining NFL team in Los Angeles away as a result).
But how did Robert Kraft, who now has a net worth of billion dollars and is the eighth richest owner in the NFL get to the point where he had the money and wherewithal to buy his favorite team?