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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

MVP Meter: A Brees rolls in

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 5:22 p.m. ET
Drew Brees and the Saints were almost forgotten after a tough stretch earlier this season, but both the QB and his team are riding high now.

Patriots MVP meter: Week 12

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 5:14 p.m. ET
Tom Brady continues to be a top candidate for the league MVP as CB Devin McCourty makes it into this week's Patriots MVP meter.

Patriots-Bears Week 14 game time changed

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
The NFL has flexed the kickoff time for the Patriots-Bears game at Soldier Field on Dec. 12 from 1 p.m. ET to 4:15 p.m. ET. CBS will air the game.

Welker, Brady return to fantasy star status

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 12:36 p.m. ET
For a while it looked like Wes Welker and Tom Brady might have lost their spots among the fantasy elite. But after Thursday, it has become clear that they have reclaimed them.

Patriots players of the week

Posted Nov. 25, 2010 @ 8:37 p.m. ET
Tom Brady and Devin McCourty led a Patriots comeback in their 45-24 Thanksgiving Day victory over the Lions to advance to 9-2 on the season.

Brady leads Patriots past Lions 45-24

Posted Nov. 25, 2010 @ 4:08 p.m. ET
Tom Brady threw a season-high four touchdown passes, all in the second half, to help the New England Patriots rout the Detroit Lions 45-24 on Thursday.

Brady will start against Lions

Posted Nov. 25, 2010 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
Patriots QB Tom Brady will start Thursday against Detroit despite missing practice Tuesday with a foot injury.

Brady listed as questionable

Posted Nov. 24, 2010 @ 2:51 p.m. ET
The Patriots have listed QB Tom Brady as questionable for Thursday's game against the Lions.

Patriots fantasy focus

Posted Nov. 24, 2010 @ 1:20 p.m. ET
The way the Patriots' offense has been clicking the past two weeks, there are a lot of worthy fantasy players to start, especially  against the Lions.

Five questions with Patriots correspondent Ian Rapoport

Posted Nov. 24, 2010 @ 1:18 p.m. ET
Each week throughout the season we'll ask our Patriots correspondent and Boston Herald writer Ian Rapoport five questions about the Pats. This week, he explained how the Patriots' secondary confused Colts QB Peyton Manning and how Dan Connolly has ...

They said it: Patriots Tuesday edition

Posted Nov. 23, 2010 @ 5:12 p.m. ET
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and QB Tom Brady spoke to the media on Tuesday. Among other topics, Belichick lauded the performance of rookie CB Devin McCourty.

MVP Meter: Brady reaches the top

Posted Nov. 23, 2010 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
Tom Brady's stats aren't the most impressive of the elite QBs, but he's at the top of the MVP Meter this week.

Brady misses Pats practice, Pryor returns

Posted Nov. 23, 2010 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
Patriots QB Tom Brady missed Tuesday's practice. It's the third consecutive week he has missed the team's first practice.

Patriots MVP meter: Week 11

Posted Nov. 22, 2010 @ 3:19 p.m. ET
PFW associate editor Kevin Fishbain presents a running meter that indicates the Patriots' top five MVP candidates up through their most recent game.

Patriots' risky formula for success keeps working

Posted Nov. 22, 2010 @ 1:46 p.m. ET
The Patriots continue to find ways to win, doing so on Sunday despite giving up 396 passing yards to Peyton Manning.


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.