Well, that was an ordeal. After around 2 hours of sheer, unbridled anxiety triggered by Patriot's fans equivalent of the Zapruder film, things have (for the time being) returned to semi-normalcy after multiple reports have come out that Golden Boy's knee is going to be just fine.
An MRI on Brady's knee came back negative, and it is believed he suffered a mild sprain to his left knee, the same one that Bernard Pollard destroyed minutes into the opening game of the season in 2008. In the four seasons since that injury, Brady has not missed a game (regular or post-season), and has led the team to the playoffs in all four years.
You go right ahead and rest that knee Tom
Today was an ugly flashback to that devastating day in Kansas City in 2008. I remember where I was when I saw Brady writhing on the ground clutching his knee, and the feeling it caused. And the feeling today was eerily similar.
For a brief time today, sheer panic and uncertainty swept Patriot's nation as Twitter...