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Bill Belichick received a very special gift from ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick speaks with members of the media during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, ahead of the NFL Super Bowl 53 football game against Los Angeles Rams in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Bill Belichick speaks with members of the media during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, ahead of Super Bowl 53 against Los Angeles Rams in Atlanta.

Bill Belichick doesn’t usually enjoy press conferences. Then again, members of the media don’t usually present the coach with a sleeveless poncho.

During the high-profile circus that is Super Bowl media week, late-night host Jimmy Kimmel sent sidekick Guillermo Rodriguez to a number of press conferences, including one hosted by the taciturn Patriots coach.

Rodriguez elicited a rare laugh from Belichick with a lame joke (“What did the wide receiver tell the football? I’ll catch you later.”), and also gave the coach a sleeveless poncho with Belichick’s face on the front and his own face on the back.

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Belichick smiled before promising Rodriguez he would wear the poncho someday.

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“I’ll send you a picture of it on Snapface,” Belichick said. “You can put it out there.”

The Hoodie wasn’t the only person to receive a “handmade” gift featuring Rodriguez. Rams quarterback Jared Goff got a T-shirt, while Patriots quarterback Tom Brady got a throw pillow with his face on it.

“Every night I’ll put my head [on] that pillow,” Rodriguez said.

“That makes me feel so warm inside,” Brady replied. “Thank you.”

Kevin Slane can be reached at kevin.slane@globe.com.