ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 11: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots watches from the sidelines during the second half of the NFL game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on October 11, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. The Patriots defeated the Cowboys 30-6. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

By Alex Barth,

Just when it seemed like 2020 couldn’t get any weirder, Bill Belichick is now pushing sandwiches.

Tuesday afternoon, the Patriots head coach was spotted filming a commercial for Subway Sandwiches in Branford, Connecticut. The small town is about five hours away from Nantucket by way of car and ferry.

The eight-time Super Bowl champion was pictured chatting with the film crew (while wearing a mask), and chomping down on what looks like a ham footlong. The shoot appeared to draw quite the crowd of interested locals.

Belichick has 14 days left to get his Hollywood itch out before the Patriots are scheduled to begin Training Camp on July 28.

Other notable NFL Subway spokesmen have included brothers JJ and TJ Watt and former Heisman winner Robert Griffin III.

Alex Barth is a writer and digital producer for Any opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of 98.5 The Sports Hub, Beasley Media Group, or any subsidiaries. Thoughts? Comments? Questions? Looking for a podcast guest? Let him know on Twitter @RealAlexBarth or via email at

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