Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 8/20/13

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots gestures as he lines up in the shotgun formation against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
The 'Tom Brady Knee Scare of 2013' has now come and gone. After this injury scare in which Brady appeared to have hurt the same knee that he had in 2008, the Patriots QB squashed all worries when he and the offense torched the Buccaneers defense that same week. However, team owner Robert Kraft is taking no precautions, insisting that Brady continue to wear a heavy-duty knee brace: "I had (the brace on) today. Everyone was very pleased," Brady said Monday, per the team's official website. "Kraft felt pretty strongly about me wearing it. He said, 'What's the problem?' I said 'I'll wear it, I'll wear it.' " Not too surprising considering the fate of the team's season rests on Brady's shoulders. Kraft is not only a businessman protecting his investment, but a humble and caring owner concerned about his team and favorite player's success. As for Brady, he admitted some immediate fear: "It's a little scary when you go down, but that's the sport," Brady said. "I'm certainly not the f...
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