Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Tom Brady's official fan page on Facebook released the message, “Just win” after news broke the Patriots and its star quarterback agreed to a 3-year, $27 million contract extension.
On Monday, news broke the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady agreed to a 3-year, $27 million contract extension that would keep the future Hall of Famer in nearby Foxborough through the 2017 season. On Tuesday, the NFL and local media remain abuzz over Brady’s contract with the popular debate sparking from one simple question, “Why?” Why did Brady sign the contract extension now? Why did he agree to take half his market value in the last three years of his extended deal when he will be 38, 39 and 40 years old? Brady, via his official fan page on Facebook, offered an answer shortly after news of the contract extension broke Monday. “Just win,” the Facebook status read. The message supports the notion that Brady struck the deal …
Friday, November 23, 2012
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick earned his 200th career win as the Pats knocked off the rival New York Jets, 49-19 on Thanksgiving night.
The New England Patriots enjoyed another night full of milestones, records and a blowout victory in Thursday's 49-19 rout of the rival New York Jets in East Rutherford, N.J. Thursday's win was Patriots head coach Bill Belichick's 200th of his career and improved the team's record to 8-3 this season. The Pats defense continued its resurgence with another solid outing that yielded five New York Jets turnovers and one defensive touchdown. As if that wasn't enough for Patriots fans to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, the team set a franchise record for points scored in a quarter with 35 in the second. Quarterback Tom Brady had another big day, completing 18 of 28 passes for 323 yards and three touchdowns, including an 83-yard completion to …
Saturday, October 6, 2012
War Room, Moving the Chains, Patriot Reign and Tom Brady vs. the NFL are four books that will fill in the time when no games are being played.
If all the talk on sports radio and TV during the week isn't enough for you, these four sports books will fill any need you have more information about the New England Patriots. "Tom Brady Vs. The NFL" by Sean Glennon: The author makes a case for No. 12 being No. 1 all time. The book tracks Brady from his college experience at the University of Michigan to being a seventh round draft pick by New England up until he found stardom. The first part of the book is about the history of Brady's rise to all-pro status, followed by numbers match-up against other quarterback, Terry Bradshaw, John Elway, Johnny Unitas, Brady's boyhood idol, Joe Montana, Steve Young and Peyton Manning to name a few. Read and let the debate begin. Montana wins the …
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Patriots' Tom Brady claims spot on Forbes magazine's top most influential athletes list.
New England's most famous employee is one of the most influential athletes, according to Forbes Magazine. New England Patriot Tom Brady isn't the top NFL quarterback on the list. In fact, he trails two guys, who are wearing different uniforms. Tim Tebow of the New York Jets is second and Peyton Manning is third. NASCAR's Jimmie Johnson is No. 1 on the list, while boxer Manny Pacquiao, who is making his first appearance on the list, is fourth just ahead of Brady. One of the traits measured was likeability. Read more about the article at http://www.forbes.com/sites/tomvanriper/2012/04/23/americas-most-influential-athletes/
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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