The Michael Holley Podcast with former Patriots WR Malcolm Mitchell


In this episode, former Patriots wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell joined us to reflect on his NFL career and what it was like to play with Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski and to be coached by Bill Belichick. He talked about his role in the SB 51 comeback against the Atlanta Falcons.

Malcolm also discussed his decision to retire from the NFL and how hard that was for him. Lastly, he spoke about the importance of his literacy foundation "Read with Malcolm" and how reading has inspired him for his next chapter in life. 

(2:00) - Reflecting on his journey to improve his reading skills.

(3:22) - In his youth, his athleticism covered his inability to read.

(5:24) - The moment he realized he needed to become a better reader.

(8:18) - Becoming a 3-time author.

(8:47) - Getting drafted by the Patriots and the expectations.

(10:21) - Playing with Tom Brady.

(11:00) - SB 51 comeback and his role in the game.

(12:00) - His decision to retire from the NFL.

(13:15) - Why SB 51 is the greatest Super Bowl of all-time.

(14:04) - Why Brady is the GOAT.

(15:29) - Playing with Rob Gronkowski.

(18:19) - What Bill Belichick taught him.

(19:27) - How long Brady & Belichick will last.

(21:22) - His "Read with Malcolm" foundation.

(22:40) - His interest in fashion design.

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