Remember when it looked like Tom Brady’s had one of those hands that a cartoon character tried to inflate while blowing air into his thumb? Despite Brady consistently pooh-poohing the notion that anything was amiss and the Patriots not disclosing a hand injury, the images captured as he tried to slip the appendage into a warming device showed that the thing he uses to throw footballs was swollen. And it wasn’t just a bruise. According to Albert Breer of NFL Network, Brady had ligament damage in his hand. While it healed without surgery, Brady had to play through it.
Tom Brady had ligament damage in his hand in October
Pro Football Talk | Jan 19