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New Belichick Subway ad shows origin of sandwich meme

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Subway finally aired its commercial featuring Bill Belichick on Tuesday, about a month and a half after the New England Patriots head coach was spotted filming the ad in suburban Connecticut.

The spot was well-received, but it seemed to be missing an important scene: the shot of Belichick contentedly consuming a footlong sub on a park bench that instantly became a meme back in July.

That mystery was solved Wednesday. Here's Subway's latest ad with Belichick that features the highly-anticipated "bench shot:"

It's only six seconds, but this ad gets the job done -- just the way Belichick prefers.

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The veteran head coach rarely appears in commercials, but he displayed some decent acting chops in these two spots.

Is there a third Belichick Subway ad coming soon? That we don't know -- but at least we know Belichick wasn't just sitting on that park bench for the fun of it.