Tom Brady RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bob Kraft angered, frustrated by Tom Brady's 'extremely unfair' suspension

    CBS Sports "On the same day the Patriots used a third-round pick on a young quarterback, team owner Robert Kraft reiterated his support for one of the best quarterbacks in league history. If you missed the latest chapter in the NFL reality show that is Deflategate, Tom Brady, an 11-time Pro Bowler and a..." April 30

  • Tom Brady appears to be getting ready for another Deflategate appeal

    Fox Sports "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady appears to be gearing up for a continuing battle with the NFL after a U.S. Appeals court earlier this week reinstated the NFL's four-game suspension of him for his role in Deflategate. On Friday, Brady's legal team filed a notice indicating the..." April 29

  • Brady legal team adds former Solicitor General Olson

    CSN New England "Tom Brady’s legal team has added another heavy hitter with Supreme Court experience and has filed a motion for more time to mull another appeal. Former US Solicitor General Ted Olson, who has argued more than 60 cases before the Supreme Court, has been added as counsel in the wake of the..." April 29

  • NFL won't re-open settlement talks with Brady, NFLPA

    The Score "The NFL doesn't plan to re-open any talks of a potential settlement with Tom Brady and the NFLPA over the "Deflategate" ruling, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The league doesn't believe the players' association, or anyone from Brady's camp, has provided any rationale for settlement..." April 28

  • Owners Want Deal to Reduce Brady Suspension, Keep Goodell's Power

    Bleacher Report "Two NFL owners, in the wake of the Tom Brady ruling on Monday, stated they would prefer Brady and the NFL to reach a settlement as soon as possible and erase the Deflategate issue from the public eye once and for all. What's the general thinking among NFL owners regarding the length of Brady's..." April 26

  • One of Tom Brady's old teammates thinks he will quit fighting the NFL

    CBS Sports "With the ruling on Monday morning to reinstate the Tom Brady suspension stemming from Deflategate, it's logical to assume a summer of legal and PR battling is about to begin. But what if Brady and the Patriots just decide to give up the fight? Most folks don't think that's the case, but former..." April 26

  • Legal experts: Tom Brady's odds in suspension battle now slim

    USA Today "Tom Brady isn’t completely out of legal options to fight the four-game suspension that was re-instated Monday by a panel of judges in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, but the New England Patriots quarterback’s odds of having his appeal heard again are slim, legal experts told USA..." April 25

  • Brady 'far from' ready to accept court ruling on suspension

    The Score "Strap in for another offseason of Deflategate. Following Monday's decision from a 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reinstate his initial four-game suspension, Tom Brady appears to be readying his next move. The New England Patriots' star quarterback is "far from" ready to accept the..." April 25

  • 'Leave Tom Brady alone!' Donald Trump defends Tom Brady

    Business Insider "Donald Trump wasted no time during a Monday rally in Rhode Island addressing the latest news in the Tom Brady "Deflategate" saga. "Leave Tom Brady alone!" Trump exclaimed near the start of the rally. Earlier Monday, the 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York reinstated Brady's..." April 25

  • Tom Brady's new deal saves him millions during Deflategate ban

    CBS Sports "Deflategate will not die. Perhaps Tom Brady suspected as much when he signed a two-year extension last month. Because in addition to keeping Brady in New England through 2019, the new deal also protects the quarterback in the event he was eventually suspended for his role in deflating..." April 25

  • Tom Brady destroyed cell phone came back to haunt him

    Larry Brown Sports "A U.S. District Court of Appeals ruled on Monday to reinstate Tom Brady’s four-game suspension, and one of the issues that resurfaced in the ruling was Brady’s decision to destroy his personal cell phone. Most of the decision had nothing to do with Brady’s guilt or innocence. The issue at hand..." April 25

  • Brady would miss two national TV games, two division games

    Pro Football Talk "Four early-season Patriots opponents probably did more than a double take upon seeing the news Monday that quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension is back on. The Patriots open the season at Arizona on Sept. 11 in a marquee game selected for NBC’s Sunday Night Football. They follow that..." April 25

  • Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' suspension reinstated by appeals court

    The Score "The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has reinstated New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension stemming from his role in the "Deflategate" scandal, CNBC reports. " April 25

  • Tom Brady once again leads NFL in player sales

    NFL.com "All hail Tom Brady, the most quantifiably marketable player in the NFL. According to the NFLPA's year-end sales list, which combines "overall sales of all licensed products from online and traditional retail outlets," the Patriots quarterback has reclaimed the top spot in all its commercial..." April 25

  • Brady's mom tells him he's just as fast as Cam Newton, Russell Wilson

    CSN New England "Next time Tom Brady takes off running from an pass-rusher, Patriots fans can thank his mom for giving him the confidence to get on his horse. At the Tribeca ESPN Sports Film Festival on Tuesday, Brady discussed his start in football and how his mother, Galynn, still supports in him in a way..." April 23

  • Bill Belichick calls Tom Brady 'greatest quarterback of all time'

    ESPN "Speaking as a guest at the 2016 Salesforce World Tour event on Thursday, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick shared his opinion that Tom Brady is the "greatest quarterback of all time." Belichick, who has often said over the years that there is no other quarterback he'd rather have..." April 08

  • Tom Brady says he listens to 4 Non Blondes 'to get into the zone'

    CBS Sports "We know Tom Brady loves Jay Z (it's his pregame walkout music), and he's previously said that he's a big fan of U2, Coldplay and Jack Johnson. And thanks to Brady's latest Facebook offering, we can now add '90s pop sensation 4 Non Blondes to the list. To hear the Patriots quarterback tell it,..." April 07

  • Roger Goodell Talks Robert Kraft's Letter, Possibility of Tom Brady Settlement

    Bleacher Report "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stated during the league's annual owners' meetings Wednesday that there are no plans to restore the draft picks lost by the New England Patriots in the Deflategate controversy and that he's unaware of any settlement talks with Tom Brady concerning the related court..." March 23

  • Tom Brady Takes Slight Jab at Von Miller on Facebook

    WEEI Boston "Tom Brady is back having some fun on Facebook. Von Miller and the Broncos took down the Patriots 20-18 in the AFC title game and Von Miller sacked Brady 2.5 times, as the quarterback was hit upwards of 20 times in the game. Miller also had an interception in the game and afterwards took a video..." March 23

  • Tom Brady might break the 1 record Peyton Manning says is unbreakable

    CBS Sports "Tom Brady might break the 1 record Peyton Manning says is unbreakable By John Breech | CBSSports.com March 18, 2016 3:22 pm ET You probably know this already, but Peyton Manning holds a lot of NFL records. When Manning announced his retirement on March 7, he officially left the game as..." March 18

  • T.J. Ward: Derek Wolfe told Tom Brady he was going to eat his kids

    Pro Football Talk "Broncos safety T.J. Ward, like so many of his current and former teammates, have become darlings of the media in the 37 days since winning the Super Bowl. On Monday, Ward passed along an anecdote that carried little or no inherent charm. Appearing on ESPN’s Highly Questionable (via Nicki..." March 15

  • Patriots 'bracing' for Tom Brady to lose Deflategate appeal, report says

    Sporting News "It looks like Tom Brady might get a four-game suspension after all for his role in the 2014 AFC Championship football air pressure scandal. According to the Boston Globe, the Patriots are "bracing" for Brady to lose his Deflategate appeal and serve the suspension this season. The Globe points..." March 14

  • Report: Brady's extension with Patriots worth $41M over 2 years

    The Score "Tom Brady has officially signed his extension with the New England Patriots which will pay him $41 million in new money and includes a $28-million signing bonus, a source told Field Yates of ESPN. The extension will keep Brady in New England through the 2019 season, and appears to continue his..." March 10

  • Deflate-gate Poll: More Americans believe NFL than Tom Brady

    Yahoo! Sports "Deflate-gate isn't just a story about deflated footballs at the 2015 AFC Championship. No, it's become a referendum on honesty and faith in New England sports and the NFL itself, and even now, a year after the fact, the truth is inescapable: many more people believe the NFL's version of events..." March 09

  • Tom Brady to Peyton Manning: 'You changed the game forever'

    CBS Sports "Peyton Manning is set to announce his retirement on Monday, leaving the rest of the football world to reflect on his legacy over 18 NFL seasons. That includes well wishes from coaches, teammates and competitors, including Manning's biggest rival during his storied NFL career: Tom Brady. The..." March 06

  • Tom Brady’s Status Unclear After Appeal Hearing Reportedly Goes NFL’s Way

    NESN "It will be a tense six months for New England Patriots fans as they try to look forward to the 2016 NFL season. Patriots fans were downright excited to hear U.S. District Court Judge Richard Berman’s decision in the initial appeal of quarterback Tom Brady’s Deflategate suspension. That hearing..." March 04

  • Brady’s side faces tough questions at Deflategate appeal

    Pro Football Talk "The latest chapter in the Deflategate saga unfolded in a Manhattan courtroom on Thursday as the three judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit questioned lawyers for both the NFL and NFLPA in a hearing to determine if they will uphold Judge Richard Berman’s ruling that set..." March 04

  • Brady, Pats not yet at finish line on extension

    CSN New England "Monday morning, news of an extension agreement between Tom Brady and the Patriots broke. Two days have passed and there’s still no info on the financial details. And it may still be a while. The agreement was first reported by ESPN and a source confirmed with me that groundwork was laid for..." March 03

  • What to expect as legal teams for NFL, Tom Brady head back to court

    ESPN "Legal teams for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the NFL are scheduled to be back in court Thursday. Here is a quick-hit look at what you need to know: Where: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, New York. When: Thursday, 2 p.m. ET. Who’s on the bench: Announced..." March 03

  • Patriots, Tom Brady agree to two-year extension through 2019

    Pro Football Talk "Tom Brady is under contract with the Patriots until he’s 42 years old. Brady and the Patriots have agreed on a two-year contract extension that locks him up through the 2019 season, Adam Schefter and Dianna Marie Russini of ESPN report. Brady is 38 now and will turn 42 in August of..." February 29

  • Aqib Talib: Tom Brady is ‘a great teammate’ but Peyton Manning is ‘GOAT’

    Boston "Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are two of the many quarterbacks in the conversation for the title of “GOAT,” or greatest of all time. Brady strengthened his case by winning Super Bowl XLIX, his fourth Super Bowl win. But Manning won Super Bowl 50, and beat Brady in the AFC Championship Game along..." February 17

  • Tom Brady Or Bill Belichick For President? A Few N.H. Voters Say ‘Yes’

    NESN "New Hampshire voters might be onto something. Bill Belichick has done a good job of running the Patriots over the last 16 years, and Tom Brady has been successful at quarterbacking the team’s offense. So perhaps we shouldn’t be surprised that a few N.H. voters — presumably Pats fans — decided..." February 14

  • Tom Brady doesn't consider himself one of the best all-time quarterbacks

    ESPN "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who was booed during pregame ceremonies honoring past Super Bowl MVPs, said in a radio interview before the game that he doesn't consider himself one of the game's all-time greatest players at his position. Asked by host Jim Gray of Westwood One Radio..." February 08

  • Could Tom Brady still be suspended over 'Deflategate'?

    NFL.com "Could Patriots quarterback Tom Brady still be suspended? In less than a month, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit will hear the Tom Brady case, which was vacated by U.S. District Judge Richard Berman back on Sept. 3. The NFL initially levied a four-game suspension on Brady after..." February 06

  • Brady, Cam, Beckham have NFL’s best-selling jerseys

    Pro Football Talk "Deflategate, dancing and dirty play aside, Tom Brady, Cam Newton and Odell Beckham Jr. have the NFL’s three best-selling jerseys. Although all three players have been described as polarizing at times, when NFLShop.com released its latest jersey rankings, they showed Brady on top, followed by..." February 04

  • Von Miller denies committing lewd act on Tom Brady

    Larry Brown Sports "Von Miller says he was not the Denver Broncos player who tried to commit a lewd act on Tom Brady during the AFC Championship Game. Miller was a star for the Broncos in their 20-18 win over the New England Patriots as he recorded 2.5 sacks and multiple hits on the quarterback. After the game,..." February 03

  • Boomer Esiason Believes Tom Brady, Patriots Have More Super Bowls In Them

    NESN "Tom Brady isn’t here at Super Bowl 50, but Boomer Esiason believes the New England Patriots quarterback will be back in the big game sooner rather than later. “I think he has a good four or five years left,” Esiason told NESN’s Michaela Vernava on Monday at the Moscone Center. “… In my..." February 03

  • Tom Brady already doing two-a-days to prepare for 2016

    Sportsnaut "In the immortal words of Bill Belichick, Tom Brady is already on to 2016 after the New England Patriots were ousted by the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship just over a week ago. Not only is Brady back in the training room, he’s already started doing two-a-days to prepare himself for the..." February 02

  • Tom Brady shares handwritten letter thanking Patriots fans

    USA Today "Tom Brady and the New England Patriots fell to the Denver Broncos on Sunday, 20-18, in a battle of two legendary quarterbacks. While 39-year-old Peyton Manning said that this Super Bowl may be his last, 38-year-old Brady still has much more left in the tank, according to this letter he penned to..." January 28

  • C.J. Anderson thanks Tom Brady: 'I have mad respect'

    NFL.com "Are we sure there was ever really a rivalry between Peyton's Broncos and Brady's Patriots? Following Sunday's classic AFC Championship Game, Manning and Patriots coach Bill Belichick shared a special moment on the field in which the aging quarterback and the hoodied legend exchanged..." January 27

  • Broncos player on sacking Brady: 'I tried to rub my nuts on his face'

    The Score "An unnamed Denver Broncos player reportedly admitted to employing the much-feared BOFA strategy on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during Sunday's AFC Championship Game. "I tried to lay on him a few times," a Broncos pass-rusher told Robert Klemko of MMQB.com after the game. "I tried..." January 27

  • Tom Brady: 'No excuses for me for not getting the job done'

    CBS Sports "Tom Brady: 'No excuses for me for not getting the job done' By Sean Wagner-McGough | Staff Writer January 25, 2016 4:57 pm ET Even before the AFC title game began, the Broncos relentlessly pestered Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, calling him a crybaby and a "whiner." Then, on Sunday, the..." January 25

  • Charlie Weis says Tom Brady was close to Damon Huard on depth chart in 2001, Huard disagrees

    Mass Live "The story of Tom Brady's rise to greatness is one that is well-documented. Countless features and 'The Brady 6' have recorded Brady's ascension from third-string quarterback to one of the greatest of all time. It was commonly thought that Brady was not far behind Drew Bledsoe for the starting..." January 23

  • Danny Kanell: Broncos should hit Tom Brady after the whistle

    Awful Announcing "Danny Kanell has made it no secret he thinks the sport of football is becoming weaker by the day. Kanell spits in the face at times of what he perceives to be a war on football any time the topic of CTE issues in the game are brought up. The former Florida State and NFL quarterback has been..." January 23

  • Tom Brady's big reveal

    ESPN "Even when he is dressed in a lumpy Patriots sweatshirt and stocking cap, standing before a wall of cameras, Tom Brady manages to look regal. He is so guarded, so calm and Kennedy-esque as he listens, nods and then gracefully says nothing. It's almost easy to forget what a competitive lunatic he..." January 22

  • Bill Polian on Peyton Manning and Tom Brady: 'Two best of their generation'

    ESPN "Bill Polian and Jeff Saturday are two people who know Peyton Manning better than many. Polian drafted Manning with the No. 1 overall pick in 1998 and Saturday was Manning’s starting center throughout most of his career with the Indianapolis Colts. They both believe people should hold off on..." January 22

  • Von Miller: Tom Brady throws in 2 seconds, I only need 1 second

    Pro Football Talk "Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is one of the best passers in the league at getting the ball away quickly to avoid pressure, but Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller thinks he can collapse the pocket in time to hit Brady on Sunday. Asked today about Brady needing just two seconds per pass in..." January 20

  • Report: Broncos intentionally trying to work refs with Tom Brady talk

    Larry Brown Sports "Some people think the Denver Broncos are crazy for taunting Tom Brady and calling him a “crybaby” and a “whiner” in advance of the AFC Championship Game, but the overall objective of their smack talk is quite obvious. The Broncos are already trying to work the officials. As Jason Cole of..." January 20

  • Patriots' Tom Brady brushes aside accusation of being a 'crybaby'

    USA Today "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was diplomatic when asked to react to Denver Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith describing him as a "crybaby." “I love it when the refs throw flags at the defense,” Brady said during his news conference Wednesday. "It advances our team. That is just..." January 20

  • Tom Brady takes friendly jab at Julian Edelman over subpar blocking

    The Score "Julian Edelman is one of Tom Brady's favorite targets, but he's not beyond reproach. Brady took a shot at his teammate for preemptively celebrating during the team's divisional round win against the Kansas City Chiefs. Although Edelman was the team's leading receiver Saturday, the diminutive..." January 19