Tom Brady RUMORS & NEWS

  • Patriots' Tom Brady, Bill Belichick donated to J.J. Watt's Hurricane relief efforts

    Houston Chronicle "New England quarterback Tom Brady and coach Bill Belichick contributed to defensive end J.J. Watt's Hurricane Harvey relief fund. Brady gave Watt a $100,000 check. Belichick contributed $50,000. Brady and Belichick were among the 209,431 who donated to Watt's charitable website that raised..." September 20

  • Tom Brady, J.J. Nelson among Players of the Week

    NFL.com "The silver lining of having an off day in the season opener -- if there is one -- is the chance you might get overlooked the following week. That certainly wasn't the case with a certain 40-year-old playing in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday. Tom Brady was named AFC Offensive Player of..." September 20

  • Tom Brady explains why he's especially 'proud' of Rob Gronkowski this year

    CBS Sports "In Tom Brady's new book "The TB12 Method," Brady details how athletes can stay healthy throughout their careers. His teammate, Rob Gronkowski, is more well-known for his party habits, but he's putting his money where his mouth is these days. Gronk has undertaken the Brady diet, which is..." September 18

  • Tom Brady on Colin Kaepernick: 'I Hope He Gets a Shot'

    SI "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says that Colin Kaepernick is qualified for an NFL job. Brady is the latest NFL player to comment on the free-agent quarterback, who has not been signed to an active roster, despite belief that he is better than some of the quarterback who have..." September 17

  • Tom Brady: No Chance This Is My Last Season

    CBS Boston "Retirement doesn’t appear to be on Tom Brady’s radar. In an interview with Norah O’Donnell of CBS This Morning, Brady was asked if there is any chance this is his last season. The future Hall of Famer’s answer was short. “No,” he replied. Brady told O’Donnell his training has allowed him..." September 15

  • Brady: Concussions part of ‘the physical nature of our game’

    Sportsnet "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says in a television interview that he doesn’t worry about concussions and considers them part of playing football. In an interview with CBS Sunday Morning, Brady says: "I’m not oblivious to them. I mean, I understand the risks that, you know, come..." September 14

  • In new book, Tom Brady says he never threw ball better than 2016

    ESPN "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's new book, "The TB12 Method," arrived at the doorstep on Tuesday. Published by Simon & Schuster, the book details Brady's training regimen -- pliability is a common theme, as is sustained peak performance. It is 305 pages and written in Brady's..." September 13

  • Tom Brady hasn't paid much attention to Colin Kaepernick situation

    WEEI Boston "One of the biggest topics in the NFL last offseason and now carrying over into the regular season is quarterback Colin Kaepernick not having a job with a NFL team. The former 49ers quarterback has knelt during the national anthem in protest of social injustice and inequality as well as being..." September 12

  • Tom Brady: Stewing over Chiefs loss for weekend “kind of sucked”

    Pro Football Talk "The only real silver lining for the Patriots after their opening week thrashing was that they had a couple of extra days to rest after losing to Kansas City last Thursday. But for quarterback Tom Brady, that made it worse. During his weekly appearance on WEEI, Brady said having to stew over..." September 11

  • Pats fans calling for Garoppolo to start over Brady

    The Sports Daily "Tom Brady has five Super Bowl rings, and might be the greatest quarterback of all-time. He led the Patriots to the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history earlier this year, helping the team fight back from a 28-3 deficit. But there are certain Patriots fans who are overreacting and think it’s..." September 09

  • Tom Brady, Patriots Vets Call Out Team After Embarrassing Loss

    NESN "New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick usually urges his team to “ignore the noise.” Did the entire team skip that meeting this summer? Based on how the Patriots performed Thursday night against the Kansas City Chiefs in the 42-27 loss, it appeared they convinced themselves they’d not..." September 08

  • NFL finds no wrongdoing in Tom Brady concussion probe

    Fanrag Sports "Tom Brady was unintentionally left hung out to dry by his wife, Gisele, when she claimed over the summer that the New England Patriots quarterback sustained a concussion last season. On Wednesday, the NFL and NFLPA found no wrongdoing and no signs that Brady had a concussion. Here is the..." September 06

  • Brandin Cooks' professionalism catches the attention of Tom Brady

    ESPN "One of the biggest questions facing the New England Patriots offense is how it will adjust without injured receiver Julian Edelman. Trade acquisition Brandin Cooks will be a big part of the plans, and quarterback Tom Brady shared what stands out to him about Cooks. “I’ve been so impressed with..." September 05

  • Tom Brady denies Floyd Mayweather claim that they’re ‘close friends’

    Sportress of Blogitude "Tom Brady has denied a claim made last week by Floyd Mayweather Jr. that he and the boxer are “very, very, close friends.” The New England Patriots quarterback addressed Mayweather’s apparently erroneous statement on their purported close friendship during an appearance Monday morning on WEEI..." August 28

  • Tom Brady on Julian Edelman: We’re so in sync, have to find a different way

    Pro Football Talk "The Patriots won’t have wide receiver Julian Edelman in the lineup at all during the 2017 season after Edelman tore his ACL during Friday night’s game against the Lions and that will require some changes to the way the offense operates in New England. Edelman has led the team in targets in..." August 28

  • Tom Brady reacts to report of Roger Goodell getting contract extension

    Larry Brown Sports "Roger Goodell is reportedly on the verge of signing a contract extension with the NFL, and it is probably safe to assume Tom Brady is among the many people who don’t believe the commissioner deserves a new deal. Just don’t expect the four-time Super Bowl MVP to admit it. In his Monday..." August 21

  • Tom Brady tells his side of the Super Bowl jersey retrieval

    247 Sports "Tom Brady may have won Super Bowl LI, but following the epic comeback he lost a key piece of memorabilia. His jersey in which he became the winningest quarterback in Super Bowl history and mounted the greatest comeback ever in was swiped right from under his nose in the New England Patriots'..." August 19

  • Source: Tom Brady, many Patriots starters expected to play vs. Texans

    Boston Herald "Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and many key starters are expected to make their preseason debuts tomorrow night against the Texans, according to a source. Last week's inactive list against the Jaguars doubled as a "who's who" of Patriots contributors, so this will mark the first opportunity to..." August 18

  • Tom Brady: Training camp 'easier' now than ever

    NFL.com "We have some ugly news for the rest of the AFC East. Ageless Patriots quarterback Tom Brady -- two weeks past his 40th birthday -- continues to swim laps in the fountain of youth. "It's a lot easier for me now than it's ever been," Brady said of the rigors of training camp, per ESPN's Mike..." August 18

  • Tom Brady: 'It's really a setup' to compare 2017 Patriots to undefeated 2007 team

    CBS Sports "Tom Brady has been an NFL starter for 16 seasons, and for 16 seasons, Tom Brady has never played on a losing team. The Patriots are 183-52 when he's under center, and that includes five Super Bowl titles and a staggering 14 seasons in which Brady led the team to double-digit wins. The..." August 15

  • Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski among Pats expected not to play in preseason opener

    Larry Brown Sports "The New England Patriots will not be risking the health of many of their top players during their first preseason game. According to The Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe, Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman and Brandin Cooks are among the stars who are not expected to play during Thursday’s..." August 10

  • Tom Brady and Brandin Cooks working hard to build a rapport

    ESPN "When the New England Patriots held an intrasquad scrimmage on Friday, it probably wasn't a coincidence that coach Bill Belichick had quarterback Tom Brady and wide receiver Brandin Cooks on the same team. One of the critical parts of training camp has been Brady and Cooks being on the field..." August 07

  • Three Players In ‘Madden 18’ Have A Perfect 99 Rating

    Uproxx "As we inch ever closer to Madden 18‘s launch, it’s time to step away from the top players at their respective positions (see the best wide receivers, quarterbacks, running backs and tight ends here), to recognize the elite few who have made it into Madden’s honorable “Club 99.” These players have..." August 06

  • Tom Brady: Whether I had a concussion isn’t anybody’s business

    Pro Football Talk "Patriots quarterback Tom Brady fielded questions from a group of reporters for the first time since Super Bowl LI today, and when asked about his wife’s claim that he suffered a concussion last year, he declined to answer. Asked specifically about Gisele Bundchen’s statement that Brady had a..." August 04

  • What to expect from a now 40-year-old Tom Brady, based on history

    Sporting News "Aug. 3, 2017 marks Tom Brady’s 40th birthday. Barring the unforeseen, the Patriots star will become the seventh quarterback to start at least one NFL game at age 40 or older since the start of the 2000 season, and the first New England QB ever to do so. And coming off one of the best seasons of..." August 03

  • Patriots bring five goats to practice to celebrate Tom Brady’s birthday

    Larry Brown Sports "Tom Brady celebrated his 40th birthday at training camp on Thursday, and the New England Patriots through him the most unique party you will ever see. Brady is often referred to as the G.O.A.T. — you know, the Greatest of All-Time. So what did the Patriots do? They brought five goats to..." August 03

  • Patriots' Tom Brady once again tops in NFL merchandise sales

    ESPN "Fans bought more Tom Brady merchandise than any other player from March to May, according to numbers released Tuesday by the NFL Players Inc., the licensing and marketing arm of the NFL Players Association. It marks the ninth time in the last 13 quarters that the New England Patriots..." August 01

  • Rob Gronkowski is working with Tom Brady’s nutritional “guru”

    Boston Herald "Rob Gronkowski was at a crossroads. He was worried about his football future. At 28, given his extensive list of injuries and surgeries, the latest forcing him to miss Super Bowl LI, Gronk seemed closer to retirement than the quarterback whose locker is a few seats away. Gronkowski always has..." July 31

  • Tom Brady is the New York Jets' owner, according to Google

    Sporting News "An amusing screen shot made the Twitter rounds Thursday afternoon — a Google search of the words "New York Jets owner" or "owner of the Jets" and the featured search result being Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, complete with the future Hall of Famer's photo. Sporting News had to try for itself,..." July 27

  • Madden gives Tom Brady perfect 99 rating, brings fear to online players everywhere

    CBS Sports "Thinking about Madden-2004 Michael Vick makes most Madden fans want to curl up into a ball and hide, and now another perfect quarterback is going to grace the virtual gridiron. EA Sports gave Tom Brady a perfect 99 overall rating for Madden NFL 18, putting him above the likes of Aaron Rodgers (98)..." July 27

  • Marco Rubio jokes President Trump should nominate Tom Brady for ambassadorship

    Sportsnaut "Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has never been shy about pledging his allegence to the Miami Dolphins. He’s been a steadfast Dolphins fan his entire life. That much came to the forefront during a recent hearing to confirm President Donald Trump’s nomination of New York Jets owner Woody Johnson as..." July 23

  • Tom Brady's conditioning and nutrition book coming in September

    ESPN "Book publisher Simon & Schuster announced Thursday that it has acquired the rights to a strength training and nutrition book by New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady that will be called "The TB12 Method: How To Achieve A Lifetime Of Sustained Peak Performance." Terms of the deal were not..." July 06

  • Tom Brady breaks his media silence, finally addresses Gisele's concussion claim

    CBS Sports "One of the biggest mysteries of the NFL offseason revolves around the fact of whether Tom Brady suffered a concussion during the 2016 season. During an interview with CBS This Morning in May, Brady's wife, Gisele Bundchen, not only claimed that Brady suffered a concussion last season, but that..." July 02

  • Jarvis Landry plans to unseat Tom Brady in Florida

    Miami Herald "Jarvis Landry wants to be the biggest star in the NFL. But first, he needs to become the most popular player in his own state. That reality sunk in during a recent media call promoting Landry’s sleek new designer backpack, which drops later this month. Who was had the NFL’s best-selling..." June 30

  • Richard Sherman: 'Made up' Russell Wilson story could easily apply to Tom Brady

    CBS Sports "The Seattle Seahawks have been engulfed in some locker room controversy this offseason, thanks primarily to an ESPN story. That story alleged that cornerback Richard Sherman remains bitter about the Super Bowl XLIX loss to the Patriots in 2015 and that members of the team are upset about the..." June 28

  • Tom Brady finishes first in Top 100 players poll

    Pro Football Talk "NFL Network likes to fill the slowest part of the offseason with a list of the Top 100 players in the league, and this year, for the first time, a player has repeated as No. 1. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady ranked as the best player in the league in this year’s poll of players, the second time..." June 27

  • Martellus Bennett: Aaron Rodgers better than Tom Brady

    Sportsnaut "Martellus Bennett is living a life that is not too shabby. Last year, the tight end earned a Super Bowl ring with the New England Patriots playing with future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady. This season, Bennett is in Wisconsin catching footballs from another future Hall of Famer, Green Bay..." June 26

  • Tom Brady is the 2017 MVP favorite

    Pro Football Talk "In his 17 NFL seasons, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been named NFL MVP only twice. (Loser.) He’s nevertheless the odds-on favorite to win it again. Via Greg Human of the Tampa Bay Times, the Bovada odds for 2017 regular-season MVP show Brady as the 4-1 favorite. Next is Packers..." June 23

  • Tom Brady tries some sumo training in Japan

    Pro Football Talk "Tom Brady is known for constantly seeking new offseason training methods and this week he looked in an unusual place: A sumo stable. Brady, who is on a promotional tour in Asia, worked out with the 355-pound sumo wrestler Goeido and asked the trainers questions about their sport, which requires..." June 22

  • What would Tom Brady get, if he pushed for top dollar?

    Pro Football Talk "The Derek Carr contract raises plenty of questions regarding the deals to come for plenty of quarterbacks. But not for Tom Brady. While the Patriots could find a way to funnel some extra cash to the most underpaid player in the league as a supplement to a current agreement that runs through..." June 22

  • Tom Brady dreams of playing an NFL game in China

    CBS Boston "Tom Brady is currently in China as part of a promotional tour for one of his sponsors. But if his dreams one day come true, it will be his primary employer sponsoring his next trip to the country. “My dream is to play a game here in China some day,” Brady said. “We had an opportunity I think 10..." June 19

  • Tom Brady's mom gets some good news about her health in fight against cancer

    CBS Sports "It's probably safe to say that whenever Tom Brady's career eventually ends, the Patriots' victory over the Falcons in Super Bowl LI will likely go down as the most emotional win of the quarterback's career. Not only did Brady engineer a 25-point comeback in the game, but he did it while..." June 17

  • Tom Brady’s sterling spring shows his maniacal side

    Boston Herald "Picture this: Tom Brady, who is three months removed from becoming the first quarterback in history to win five Super Bowls, was so angry at himself last Thursday for throwing an interception during practice that he uttered something that’s probably never been said before. Teammates actually..." June 14

  • Tom Brady's dad shoots down rumors that his son is retiring after 2017 season

    CBS Sports "The early part of this NFL offseason was spent speculating on Jimmy Garoppolo's professional future. Would he remain in New England, waiting patiently for Tom Brady to eventually call it a career, or would the Patriots sell him off to the highest bidder? Nothing happened in free agency or the..." June 13

  • Biggest Trash Talker On Patriots’ Offense Probably Isn’t Surprising

    NESN "Trash talk is quite common during New England Patriots spring practices behind Gillette Stadium. During those two hours of organized team activities or minicamp, the offense and defense are more foes than teammates. And the player talking the most smack is also the oldest and most experienced..." June 10

  • LeBron James explains why Tom Brady isn't the greatest athlete of all time

    CBS Sports "Tom Brady has five Lombardi trophies, and assuming he ever retires, will be a sure-fire first-ballot Hall of Famer. And while he doesn't think of himself as the greatest football player of all time, NBA star LeBron James is happy to bestow that title upon him, though James can't go so far as to..." June 09

  • Tom Brady, Brandin Cooks Already Building Rapport In Patriots Minicamp

    NESN "The conditions at Gillette Stadium must have been strangely familiar for New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks. No, Cooks didn’t experience many spring days with temperatures in the high 40s and rain cascading from the sky during his three years with the New Orleans Saints, but the..." June 07

  • Boston Globe photographer barred from Tom Brady charity event

    Boston Globe "Tom Brady and the folks at Best Buddies International are apparently still smarting about a recent Boston Globe story detailing the financial arrangement between the charity and the Patriots quarterback. (In case you missed Bob Hohler’s piece: The nonprofit, which is dedicated to helping people..." June 03

  • Tom Brady is plotting surprise retirement after 2017 season

    CBS Sports "Anyone with two eyes and a heart knows that, despite his age, Tom Brady put together an epic season last year. At the age of 39, Brady returned from his four-game Deflategate suspension and broke the record for best touchdown-to-interception ratio in NFL history (28-2). He threw for almost 300..." May 30

  • Tom Brady seeking a trademark for . . . TB12 bedsheets?

    Boston Globe "TB12 bedsheets? TB12 pre-packaged meals? TB12 orthotic inserts? Those are just a few of the products that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady wants to trademark, according to applications on file with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The 39-year-old QB, whose off-the-field..." May 28