Originally posted on The Awesome Boston  |  Last updated 1/22/13
NFL.com “Leg is feeling alright. A little sore right now,” Reed told WJZ-FM on Monday. “A little slide kick (by Brady), you know what I’m saying. But it’s a tough spot the quarterback’s in. You know, I understand Brady’s point. Him protecting himself. I know he’s a great player. I respect Brady and his game for all it stands for, and I know he’s not a dirty player. And emotions get going in the game. “I told him — you know, we talked. We talked actually not too long ago, we talked on the phone. He actually reached out to me, texted me. I tried to text him back, but the message exploded after 12 seconds, so I had to call him … and he’s just apologized and what not. But I told him, ‘You know, it’s good, man.’ ” A.B. I’m a big fan of Ed Reed; he’s the Derek Jeter of the Ravens. They are both leaders of teams that I despise yet they both play the game right and say the right things. While Ray Lewis was busy exposing his ass-crack and Suggs was off taunting Patriots’ fans – Ed Reed was giving Brady props. Talent & class… that’s what makes a player truly great. Sidenote - Someday in the near future it will be news if someone DOESN’T communicate via text. “You mean they actually spoke to each other?” Great, now I’m starting to sound like my dad…
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