Belichick says "We got better every year."
Or maybe you just had a dogshit team that played a weak schedule?
The 1994 Browns beat TWO winning teams all year on the way to 11-5.
The rest of that regime was a losing effort.
These guys were, are and always will be FRAUDS without Tom Brady.
Alex Smith's current 9.8 YPC is one of the lowest marks in the NFL over the last 10 seasons. Only a few QBs have been worse:
Ryan Mallett (9.8), Derek Carr (9.4), Christian Ponder (9.8), Brady Quinn (9.8), Ryan Fitzpatrick (8.6), Brodie Croyle (9.7), Charlie Frye (9.7), Bruce Gradkowski (9.4), David Carr (9.2)