Bill Belichick on OMF reacts to compliment from Donald Trump

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Last week, President Donald Trump gave Bill Belichick quite the compliment.

Appearing on The Hugh Hewitt Show, Trump said if he was in a military battle, he would ask the coach for advice.

"You know, if I ever had a military battle, I’d call up Belichick and say what do you think? What do you think? Give me a couple of ideas," Trump said.

During his weekly appearance with Ordway, Merloni & Fauria, Belichick was asked for his reaction to what the president said.

“A very nice compliment," he said. "I appreciate that. I am not sure — I am kind of a Navy guy, so I don’t know about being a general. I’d prefer being an admiral. I am flattered by that.

“But, I’ll just stick to coaching football.”

The Patriots are in the middle of training camp as Monday was their first day in full pads.