Found January 28, 2013 on
No Guts, No Glory:
Believe or not, this isn’t the first time a Boston area columnist kicked around sending Tom Brady on his merry way. Back in 2010, after the Patriots were bounced from the playoffs by the Jets in the Divisional round, NESN columnist Jessica Isner penned a column arguing that Brady was falling out of favor in New England. Not because of his play on the field or anything remotely close to a reason he should fall out of favor. But because he had gotten “too Hollywood”.
We had a little fun with that column back then, but never thought we would ever get the chance to discuss the notion of New England ever cutting ties with Brady. Well, we were wrong.
Eagle-Tribune columnist Hector Longo has given us yet another chance to revisit this crazy notion with his column entitled, “Bye, bye Brady?”. Which ran in the paper on Sunday with that photoshopped image of Tom Brady in Cardinals you see on the left.
And now we turn things over to Longo.
Are Tom Brady’s best days behind him?
My opinion? Yes....
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Here are the facts New England Patriots fans need to take some time to think about with regards to Tom Brady. Brady has two years left on his five-year contract extension from 2010, and is due $43,600,000 dollars over the next two seasons. This is partly because he restructured his contact for 2012 to save the Pats some money. It’s always painful to talk about when the Pats will...
Tom Brady isn’t the one to blame for Patriots’ loss - Sports - The Boston Globe: Good perspective on...
To loosely quote Drake ‘Just bought a crib so big it came with a moat’.
When you’re Tom Brady rich, things like $10,000 fines for unnecessary roughness and such, are kinda like chump change. The Detroit Free Press obtained photos of the $20 million mega-mansion in Southern California. Here’s some brief details of the near mythical in size abode
Among the many features in...
For those you wondering what New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's new Los Angeles mansion looks like, the fine folks over at The Detroit Free-Press got some pictures/video of Brady's new digs that cost about 20 million dollars to build.
The images of the estate show some important features of the estate which include a resort style-pool, a children's play area...
Paul Kenyon of the Providence Journal writes that “there are signs the normal downhill trend has begun” in regards to the play from Patriots QB Tom Brady.
Kenyon points out that although Brady’s completion percentage was a respectable 63 percent this season, it was his lowest percentage since the 2006 season. Kenyon adds that the percentage of his passes that went for...
Here’s a voicemail Patriots fans want to make sure they hold on to.
As a gesture of appreciation, the Pats have sent a prerecorded voice message of Tom Brady expressing his gratitude to all season-ticket holders and club members, ESPN.com’s Mike Reiss reports.
It is common practice for teams to reward loyal fans for their support with special postseason gifts, but Reiss says...
A New Hampshire paper suggests the New England Patriots might want to trade Tom Brady. I think this writer must be an Arizona Cardinals fan. Never in a million years would Tom Brady be traded.-TO
Great Tom Brady Meme
Tom Brady’s $20M mansion is complete (video)
Tom Brady's NFL season ended earlier than anticipated when the Baltimore Ravens went into Foxborough and stunned the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship on Sunday.
But, even though Brady is disappointed in the loss, I'm pretty sure he'll go on just fine. I mean, for one, he's married to Gisele. And now he gets to live with her in the awesome new mansion...
Hot News for QB Tom Brady
Tom Brady and Drew Bledsoe reacting to the Patriots winning Super Bowl 36
Who wants to see Tom Brady in an Arizona Cardinals uniform?
Well, he pulls it off. Just like he does most things. And one writer from a Massachusetts paper says it would benefit the New England Patriots if he was actually in one next season. Yes, seriously.
Now, before you call him crazy, let's look at his arguments, and then give reasonable responses that prove his...
One thing about being in the media is you have an outlet to editorialize whatever you like. If I want to write Kobe Bryant should be traded to the Knicks no one can stop me from doing that.
So, when Hector Longo from the Eagle-Tribune wrote his “Bye Bye Brady” article I didn’t immediately dismiss it. I was curious to read his rationale.
Here is a part of it.
Are Tom Brady’s...
Tom Brady in a Cardinals uniform? Hey, Peyton Manning got kicked out of Indy. (Credit: Eagle-Tribune staff illustration/AP Photo)
One of the top stories surrounding the NFL in the last few days has been the Jets’ exploration of trade options for star cornerback Darrelle Revis. Many roadblocks present themselves in negotiations surrounding a star player. The team dealing the star...
Tom Brady is not playing in the Super Bowl. Neither is Ben Roethlisberger or either of the Mannings.
This Super Bowl has a pair of fresh faces in Colin Kaepernick and Joe Flacco, one of whom will leave New Orleans as the latest and greatest at football's glamour position.
For each, this is new territory.
Flacco, the only quarterback to win a playoff game in each of his first...
Once the Baltimore Ravens knocked off the Denver Broncos and the possibility of a Peyton Manning versus Tom Brady AFC Championship was eliminated, the next best option for the Super Bowl immediately became a Baltimore-San Francisco match-up. In the AFC Championships second half Joe Flacco looked very Tom Brady-esque. Anquan Boldin shed years off his [...]