Bill Belichick Approval Rating Poll Results Provide Decisive Stance Ahead of 2020 Season

By David Hayes
Bill Belichick approval rating poll results.
Bill Belichick approval rating poll results. / Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

The New England Patriots fans have spoken, and they're clearly not taking Tom Brady's departure out on Bill Belichick the way some may have thought. Well, at least not according to a recent approval rating poll conducted on

While there have certainly been rumblings about what Belichick's Patriot dynasty will look like in 2020 without Brady under center, Belichick is receiving some unwavering support from Patriots fans.

Bill Belichick Approval Rating 2020

Drawing from a total of 898 votes submitted on a poll posted to, an overwhelming 828 votes were cast in support of approval for Belichick, compared to only 70 cast for disapproval. That's higher than a 92 percent approval rating for Belichick.

On top of this conclusive approval rating, the odds according to FanDuel Sportsbook also suggest that Belichick's 2020 Patriots are still in better shape than Brady and his new team, as far as projected win totals go.

Belichick gets his first shot to validate this overwhelming support with a Week 1 matchup against the Miami Dolphins at home on Sept. 13, 2020, and his Pats are already early 6.5-point favorites.

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