Belichick coy, Texans energized entering Thursday matchup (The Associated Press)

Bill Belichick has never been one to tip his hand on anything, especially his plans leading into a game. With Tom Brady still two weeks shy of the end of his ”Deflategate” suspension, rookie Jacoby Brissett is the next healthy man in line. First, Belichick has only once started a rookie quarterback – Eric Zeier during his final season as coach of the Browns in 1995.