Found February 24, 2013 on Football Nation:
During the 2012 season the Kansas City Chiefs earned the top draft pick in April with their 2-14 record, but were not the worst team in the league. Other than passing the ball on offense and stopping the run on defense, the Chiefs were an above average team.Their rushing offense was ranked 5th in the league behind the running of Jamaal Charles and Peyton Hillis, but passing the ball was a different story. The Chiefs had the 32nd ranked passing offense with Matt Cassel and Brady Quinn as their quarterbacks.Cassel began his career as the backup to Tom Brady in New England. He happened to have a decent season after Brady was injured during the Patriots' 2008 season opener where he would go on to complete 63.4 percent of his passes for 3,693 yards and 21 touchdowns. Since that one magical season, Cassel has failed to complete 60 percent of his passes, and only passes for over 3,000 yards once.Also Cassel has been injury prone season after season proving why he is only good for enoug...

Tom Brady signs three-year contract extension with New England Patriots

Tom Brady finalized a contract extension with the New England Patriots on Monday that should help the team stay financially solvent. Please Click Here To Read This Story. The post Tom Brady signs three-year contract extension with New England Patriots appeared first on Players View Dot Net.

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady takes one for the team

Say what you will about Tom Brady, love him or hate him, but he showed on Monday that he is the consummate team player. In a move that was unexpected, the New England Patriots announced that Brady signed a contract extension for three years, $27 million dollars. The move keeps the signal caller in a Patriots jersey until the year 2017. But, what the move does more than anything is...

nflfanpass: Two words are enough for Tom Brady.

nflfanpass: Two words are enough for Tom Brady.

Tom Brady Agrees To 3 Year Contract Extension

According to Jeff Howe, Tom Brady and the Patriots have agreed to a 3yr/$27 million extension.  This is a great deal for the Pats when you consider what Brady could have been asking for.  To put it in perspective, if the Ravens choose to franchise tag QB Joe Flacco, he will be making upwards of $20 million a year.  Even the guys over at Pawn Stars would think that the Patriots...

Patriots sign Tom Brady to three-year extension

The New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady have reached an agreement on a three-year extension that will help the team’s salary cap and provide the All-Pro with a “contract for life,” as reported by Peter King of Sports Illustrated. Brady will receive “significantly less money than the market will bear” in order to help the Patriots remain competitive for his...

Patriots Ink Tom Brady to “life contract”

In case you haven’t heard, the New England Patriots have a pretty good quarterback by the name of Tom Brady. He has been a staple to the Patriots since grabbing his helmet to replace an injured Drew Bledsoe. Since then, the NFL has never been the same. Tom Brady has signed a contract that will make him a Patriot for Life. (AP Photo) Brady is arguably the greatest quarterback to...

Tom Brady took less money, got a ton of guaranteed money, and may have made it harder for other quarterbacks to cash in

Peter King reported on Monday that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady agreed to a three-year contract extension with the Patriots for “an eye-poppingly conservative $27 million, which is less than half his worth by any measure.” So from there, the masses began to praise Brady for taking less money than he could’ve made so that the Patriots could enjoy some much needed cap relief...

Report: Brady Agrees To 3-year Extension

Sports Illustrated reports Tom Brady has agreed to a 3-year, $27 million contract extension. The deal will help the Patriots free up approximately $15 million in cap space for 2013-14.

Tom Brady’s Team-Friendly Extension Is Perfect Example of How ‘Elite’ NFL Players Should Lead

“Attitude reflects leadership, captain.” Maybe Tom Brady never saw Julius Campbell‘s provocative swipe at Gary Bertier in Remember the Titans, but the Patriots captain has proudly worn that motto on his sleeve since his first days in the NFL. It is the “Patriot way” after all. The Patriots organization promotes a selfless, team-oriented atmosphere unlike almost anything...

Patriots Now Looking To Move Ryan Mallett Now The Tom Brady Is Locked Up?

NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reports that the Patriots are expected to “entertain offers” for backup QB Ryan Mallett now that they’ve locked up Tom Brady to a three-year extension, via NFL Media. There’s been speculation for months now that Mallett could be on the trading block and many have tossed out the Browns as a potential landing spot. Cleveland hasn’t show any real...

Carson Palmer, Tony Romo, Philip Rivers Now Among Eight Quarterbacks With Higher 2013 Cap Hit Salaries Than Tom Brady

Tom Brady‘s hometown discount will be remembered in New England for years to come. While it’s clear what this restructured extension means for the Patriots, it also means a whole lot more for other quarterbacks in the NFL — namely embarrassment, according to folks in Patriots country. Just how does Brady stack up with the league’s highest-paid QBs? Check out the list below...

Report: Patriots, Welker talking contract

According to the Boston Herald, the New England Patriots and wide receiver Wes Welker are discussing a possible contract extension. These discussions were held independent of Tom Brady‘s contract extension. However, Brady’s new deal has freed up $15 million in cap room over the next two seasons, which gives Welker and the Pats a little more room to work with. It’s still unclear...

Gronkowski undergoes surgery on infected arm

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski underwent surgery last week for an infection in the same forearm that he broke in the divisional-round playoff game against the Houston Texans

Patriots “Expected To Entertain” Offers For Ryan Mallett

With the news of yesterday’s contract extension for Tom Brady in New England, rumors have surfaced that the Patriots are now willing to part with young backup quarterback Ryan Mallett. According to former Pats beat writer and current NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport, the Patriots are “expected to entertain” offers for Mallett, who they drafted in the third round (74th overall...
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