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Eagles' Lane Johnson didn’t like arrogant Patriots 'talking sh—'

The offensive tackle discussed his problems with the overbearing "Patriot Way" on Steve Austin's podcast.

Super Bowl 52 may have been three months ago, but Lane Johnson is still riding Philadelphia's victory.

During his Tuesday appearance on Steve Austin's podcast, the Eagles offensive tackle discussed how his team was treated poorly and elaborated on how the Patriots got under his skin leading up to the championship game.

"Here's what pissed me off," Johnson said. "The Patriots, obviously, I respect their coach, I respect Bill [Belichick], I respect Tom Brady, but just because the way that they won the Super Bowls, the Patriot Way, is that how everybody else is supposed to do the same thing? No, it's not. And that's what I got mad at, the arrogance by them.

"There was obviously some stuff behind closed doors. Their owner talking s--- to our owner. Bill talking s--- to our head coach [Doug Pederson] before the game. I'm not going to say it, but a lot of s--- kind (of) built up to that, and I just got tired of hearing about it, man, to be honest."

Johnson has always been candid about his feelings towards the Patriots, saying he would "much rather have fun and win a Super Bowl than be miserable and win five Super Bowls" during his career.

"I just think that the Patriot Way is a fear-based organization," Johnson said in February. "Obviously, do they win? Hell yes, they win. They’ve won for a long time. Do I think people enjoy and can say, ‘I had a lot of fun playing there?' No, I don’t. That’s just the God’s honest truth."

The Eagles won the franchise's first Super Bowl with a 41-33 win despite being the biggest opening underdogs since 2009.

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