Found December 24, 2013 on
FOXBORO, Mass. — There’s a debate to made over which offensive weapon Tom Brady has missed more this season. One would think Rob Gronkowski would be the obvious, answer right? He’s only one of the best tight ends in the NFL, an All-Pro and one of the biggest mismatches an opposing defense can face. But they say numbers never lie, right? The numbers say Brady has missed running back Shane Vereen more this season, though only slightly. Vereen missed eight games after breaking his wrist in Week 1. Then he missed three quarters of Sunday’s game against the Ravens after hurting his groin. He was back at practice on Tuesday. Let’s look at Brady’s numbers this season without two of his favorite targets. -Tom Brady’s 2013 stats: 15 games, 366-604, 4,221 yards, 60.6%, 6.99 yards per attempt, 24 TDs, 10 INTs, 88 QB rating -Brady with Vereen: 6.25 games, 191-296, 2,145, 64.5%, 7.2 YPA, 13 TDs, 5 INTs, 93.7 QB rating -Brady without Vereen: 8.75 games, 171-308, 2,076, 55.5%, 6.7 YPA, 11 TDs, 5 I...

Ravens Fan Dresses as ‘Princess’ Tom Brady at M&T Bank Stadium With Woman in Referee Gear (Photo)

Some people are very strange. A Ravens fan at M&T Bank Stadium dressed as “Princess” Tom Brady, complete with a sequined No. 12 jersey, pink tutu and tights to match. The man arrived at the stadium with a woman — presumably the man’s wife — dressed as a referee. There’s no use in explaining the bizarre outfit, just take a look at the photo below. Fan dressed up as...

WATCH: Tom Brady has trouble finding a high-five partner

Tom Brady seemed to enjoy the 41-7 beat down the New England Patriots put on the Baltimore Ravens. When Chandler Jones scored his first NFL touchdown on a botched snap late in the 4th quarter, Brady was smiling ear-to-ear with his hands in the air. A big f* you to the Ravens players who have always been vocal about hating the Patriots and Brady. When Tavon Wilson scored just minutes...

New England Patriots vs Ravens report card

The New England Patriots blew out the Baltimore Ravens 41-7 on Sunday. What was expected to be a tough, potentially too tough of a matchup for the Pats quickly turned into the largest home loss in Ravens history. For me, the most encouraging aspect of the game (and there were a lot of them) was the defense. For a defense that ranks 28th in the league in 3rd down defense, the Patriots...

Nobody Wants to High-Five Tom Brady (Video)

They always leaving my homie Brady hanging. Tom Brady left hanging H/T SB Nation

Tom Brady couldn’t find anyone to high-five with (GIF)

The New England Patriots cruised to one of their easiest victories of the season in Baltimore against the Ravens on Sunday. The Pats, who must have been offended that they were 2.5-point underdogs, handed Baltimore its worst home loss in franchise history — a 41-7 beatdown. No one was more excited about it than Tom […]

“The Many Faces Of Tom Brady” Christmas Tree

A.B. Redditor robosauce is to thank for this joyous New England Patriots Christmas tree. Whether you like screaming Brady, slicked-back Brady or Brady in glasses, this tree has you covered. A little creepy, no doubt, but who am I to play Grinch this time of year? Rate it below: 5 stars for this is awesome, 1 star for this is one step away from a Tom Brady skin ornament.

Tom Brady on a Big Win in Baltimore

It cannot be understated how important the win in Baltimore was for the Patriots playoff chances. With the Colts and the Bengals both winning, the fact that the Patriots won means that the team retains the second seed (for now) and a win against the Bills guarantees the team a first round bye in the playoffs. The Pats had to brave a tough Ravens home crowd, where the Ravens...

Tom Brady praises Broncos’ Peyton Manning.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady spoke to the media on Monday and he had nothing but praise for Broncos’ QB Peyton Manning who broke his record for touchdown passes in a season on Sunday. Peyton Manning set the record when he tossed his fourth TD of the game and 51st of the season to tight end Julius Thomas in blowout win against the Houston Texans. “It’s an incredible...

Brady/Manning show respect after Manning breaks record

Yesterday, Peyton Manning took from Tom Brady one of his greatest claims to fame; the single season TD record. In 2007, Brady led what was arguably the greatest offense of all time while breaking the single season passing touchdown record (ironically enough, held by Manning) with 50. That season was hands down the greatest performance by a quarterback ever. . . until now.Though some...

Tom Brady Was All Praise for Peyton Manning’s Record-Breaking Season

Tom Brady on Monday had nothing but praise for Peyton Manning a day after the Denver Broncos quarterback broke his record for touchdown passes in a season. Manning set a record when he tossed his fourth touchdown pass of the game Sunday against the Houston Texans – and 51st this season — on a scoring strike to tight end Julius Thomas in a blowout victory, which clinched the...

Peyton Manning, Tom Brady set NFL records in Week 16

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning and New England Patriots QB Tom Brady already own a vast majority of NFL records, but as they continue to play, they just keep raising the bar. Manning broke Brady’s single season touchdown record yesterday, throwing four scores and now has 51 touchdowns on the season with one game to go. With a rout of the Baltimore Ravens, Brady has now led the...

Peyton Manning breaks Tom Brady's TD pass record

Peyton Manning has had a season for the record books, and that’s exactly where he wound up by the end of the Broncos’ game on Sunday. Manning threw for over 400 yards against the Texans and connected on four touchdowns on the afternoon, which were just enough to tie and then ultimately break Tom Brady‘s NFL record for most touchdowns in a season. Brady originally broke Manning’s...

New England Patriots' Path To Super Bowl Taking Shape

There were doubters, and haters, from the very beginning of the season (and before) saying that the New England Patriots had lost the edge and would be supplanted by the Miami Dolphins as the dominant team in the AFC East; despite all evidence, and obstacles, the Patriots have proven once again that they are the team to beat in the east and that it will take a lot more to move them...

Patriots practice injury watch: Two out, one in

There are three injuries remaining to keep an eye on.Rookie Josh Boyce missed last week's game with an ankle injury, Devin Mcourty left it with a concussion and so did Shane Vereen with a groin injury.Two of those players were present today.Patriots S Devin McCourty (head) & WR Josh Boyce (ankle) not spotted at Tuesday walk-thru. RB Shane Vereen (groin) is present.— Field...

Patriots’ Full-Team, 60-Minute Effort Comes at Perfect Time As Playoffs Are Approaching

No one saw this coming. It wasn’t a must-win game for the Patriots, so why would they show up with their first 60-minute, full-team victory of the season? Maybe they needed a lack of pressure to finally churn out a four-quarter win. They didn’t dominate in the first or second half, Tom Brady didn’t put up 300 yards and the defense was not able to hold the Ravens’ offense...
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