McMahon, appearing on the Dan Patrick Show, said,
“Belichick ‘lied to my face’ when the quarterback was with Belichick in Cleveland in 1995.”McMahon followed up by saying “cheating ain’t far behind, I don’t think,” in regards to New England’s Deflategate scandal. McMahon accused Belichick of lying about McMahon’s roster spot when the quarterback joined the Browns in 1995. McMahon said he and his wife bought a house in Cleveland after Belichick assured the quarterback he would make the roster. McMahon was cut after only three weeks with Cleveland. h/t si
McMahon, beloved for his time in Chicago, led the 1985 Bears to a Super Bowl victory.