New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady broke his silence Tuesday about former teammate Aaron Hernandez, who has been charged with murder in the shooting death of Odin Lloyd.
In an interview for the new MMQB website, Sports Illustrated's Peter King asked Brady: "What's your reaction to Aaron Hernandez's being arrested and cut from the team, and how will his absence affect your offense?"
Brady didn't mention Hernandez by name in his answer, but he did talk about moving on as both a player and a team and said that he is only focused on the future.
"I've seen a lot of things over 13 years, and what I have learned is that mental toughness and putting aside personal agendas for what's in the best interest of the team matters most," Brady said.
"My job is to play quarterback, and I'm going to do that the best way I know how, because I owe that to my teammates regardless of who is out there on the field with me.
"I have moved on. I'm focusing on the great teammates I have who are c...