Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 2/3/12
Yesterday we featured a story on the draft of Tom Brady and his evolution of sorts into the player he’s become. One player who had a front row seat was former Patriot backup quarterback Michael Bishop. Bishop, at the time in 2000, had his fair share of hype and was one of four quarterbacks on the roster along with Brady, John Friesz and Drew Bledsoe. During Brady’s rookie season the Texan was ahead of him on the draft chart and played more, appearing in seven games. In his first NFL pass attempt, he completed a 44-yard yard touchdown pass to Tony Simmons at the end of the first half, prompting many fans to call for him to takeover for Bledsoe. As history would have it, Brady took over for Bledsoe in 2001 and is now set to start his fifth career Super Bowl. Though he says he didn’t envision Brady having the type of career he had, he does remember talking to him about making the most out of every opportunity. “I remember hanging out with Brady one time and he and I were both talking a...
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