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New England Patriots

Tom Brady

Tom Brady - #12 - QB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 225 lbs.
Birthday 08/03/1977
Birthplace San Mateo, CA
College Michigan
Years played 14
Drafted 2000, 6th round, 33rd pick by Patriots


Rating Yds TD
98.7 4827 34

Brady's QB coach did not know about broken foot

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 12:53 p.m. ET
Tom Brady's long-time quarterback coach, Tom Martinez, told the Boston Herald that he couldn't tell the MVP had a broken foot.

Report: Brady to have surgery on foot

Posted Jan. 19, 2011 @ 11:27 p.m. ET
According to the Boston Globe, Tom Brady is expected to have surgery on his right foot Thursday afternoon and will be replaced by Chiefs QB Matt Cassel in the Pro Bowl.

Patriots' 60-second rant: Pats' failure to adjust costs them

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 4:48 p.m. ET
All of the Patriots' miscues that happened here and there throughout the season rolled into one poor performance when it mattered most.

Brady unanimous pick for Most Valuable Player

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 9:31 a.m. ET
In his second full season since his ACL injury, Patriots QB Tom Brady has won the PFW/PFWA MVP award for the second time in four years.  

They said it: Patriots Monday edition

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 6:58 p.m. ET
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick spoke to the media Monday following his team's playoff loss to the Jets. QB Tom Brady and NT Vince Wilfork had interviews on WEEI, Boston sports radio while other players talked to reporters in ...

Patriots' youth, reliance on Brady exposed in playoff loss

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 4:26 p.m. ET
Everything fell apart for the Patriots in their playoff loss for the Jets, as Rex Ryan's plan to stop Tom Brady forced the Patriots to rely on their young defense that picked the wrong game to lose the turnover ...

Jets send Brady, Patriots packing

Posted Jan. 16, 2011 @ 8:33 p.m. ET
Mark Sanchez threw three touchdown passes, including one to Braylon Edwards, and the trash-talking Jets reached their second straight AFC championship game with a stunning 28-21 win over the Patriots on Sunday.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Jan. 12, 2011 @ 1:31 p.m. ET
In Sunday's divisional-round game between the Patriots and the Jets, Rex Ryan will have to find a way to get his defense to slow down Tom Brady.

NFL announces FedEx Air and Ground finalists

Posted Jan. 10, 2011 @ 2:03 p.m. ET
The finalists for the FedEx Air and Ground Players of the Year were announced Monday by the NFL.

Brady named player of the month

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 1:29 p.m. ET
The Patriots announced Thursday that QB Tom Brady was named AFC Offensive Player of the Month for December by the NFL.

They said it: Patriots Wednesday edition

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, QB Tom Brady and other players spoke to the media on Wednesday before the team's bye week for the wild-card round of the playoffs. All quotes are from transcripts provided by the Patriots.

Awards debate goes through New England

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 9:12 a.m. ET
With awards time right around the corner in the NFL, PFW's Hub Arkush weighs in on the battles for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year and Coach of the Year.

MVP Meter: Brady simply the best

Posted Jan. 04, 2011 @ 9:22 p.m. ET
Tom Brady faced a lot of obstacles during the 2010 season, but overcame them all to put together a season worthy of the MVP award.  

Patriots MVP meter: Week 17

Posted Jan. 03, 2011 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
In the final regular-season MVP meter, four of the Patriots Pro Bowlers make the list, along with the team's first 1,000-yard rusher since 2004.

Patriots finish 14-2 after 38-7 win over Miami

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 4:15 p.m. ET
Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes to cap a record-setting season and, more importantly, stayed healthy as the Patriots won their eighth straight game, 38-7 over the Dolphins on Sunday.


Posted Feb. 25, 2013
A person familiar with the contract tells The Associated Press that Brady has received a three-year extension from the New England Patriots worth about $27 million.||||||| The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the extension has not been announced. The 35-year-old two-time league MVP was signed through 2014, and has said he wants to play five more years. By redoing his contract Monday, Brady also has cleared nearly $15 million from New England's salary cap. Brady currently has a four-year, $72 million deal with $48 million guaranteed.
Posted Jan. 23, 2013
The NFL has fined New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady $10,000 for an "aggressive slide" in Sunday's AFC championship game against the Baltimore Ravens. The fine was announced on||||||| On a first-and-goal near the end of the second quarter, Brady was forced out of the pocket to his left. He ran for 3 yards but slid before he could be tackled. In the process, he raised his right leg and kicked defender Ed Reed in the thigh. Brady reportedly apologized to Reed in a text message. The Ravens won 28-13 to advance to the Super Bowl.
Posted Jan. 21, 2013
Brady was 29 of 54 for 320 yards but threw only one TD and was picked off twice in Sunday's AFC championship game loss to Baltimore.||||||| Brady is 5-3 in his eight games against the Ravens, including the playoffs, but his statistics against them are among his worst against any team. The Ravens are the only team he's thrown more interceptions against (10) than touchdowns (eight). Brady's 49.1 rating in a 33-14 playoff loss to Baltimore on Jan. 10, 2010, was among the lowest in his career.
Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Brady was 22 of 36 for 284 yards and two touchdowns in New England's win in its regular-season finale against Miami on Sunday.||||||| Brady moved into second place in NFL history with a touchdown pass in 48 consecutive games, breaking a tie with Hall of Famer Johnny Unitas. And Brady became the first player to throw at least one scoring pass in all 16 games for three straight seasons.
Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Brady threw for 443 yards Sunday night, his second-highest total in one game, but the Patriots couldn't finish off a 28-point comeback in a 41-34 loss to San Francisco.||||||| Brady, who had 517 yards in a win over Miami last season, threw a touchdown in a 46th consecutive regular season game but was also picked off twice. If he throws a TD in his next game, Brady will tie Johnny Unitas' former NFL record of 47 consecutive games. New Orleans' Drew Brees holds the current mark at 54.