Belichick’s dog Nike stole the show on Draft Day, a move that some suggested was Bill’s way of trolling everyone.  

ESPN captured Nike sitting in front of Belichick’s laptop, it prompted a flood of social media posts.

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And some of that social media activity, as Holliday noted, found Nike himself.

Belichick’s girlfriend, Linda Holliday, went on “The Adam Schefter Podcast” on Monday to share the back story behind the viral photo of the couple’s Alaskan Klee Kai.

Flip the Page to hear her explain: