Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 11/29/11

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on in the first half against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
  DATELINE: HUMOR!   A funny thing happened to Tom Brady on the way to slicing and dicing the Philadelphia Eagles at their home field. Tom tried sliding to avoid the behemoth tacklers on the Philly side as he scrambled with the ball. We have seen better slides from Uncle Fred’s holiday in Poughkeepsie. It was not Brady’s fault as he dashed away for extra yards when no target was available for a pass. Brady has never been fleet of foot and will never be mistaken for the god Mercury.  We prefer to see that role served by Julian Edelman, Danny Woodhead or Wes Welker.  Tom admitted on WEEI’s D&C Morning Show that “maybe I should go over to Fenway and have them teach me how to slide…” He noted how he wears “a big ass knee brace” that digs into the turf.  We’ve seen photos of Tom Brady sliding down a waterslide at Disneyland, which seemed about as daring as the New England quarterback usually gets. During the recent victory over the Eagles, Tom slid twice, but the old...
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