Tom Brady introduced Sunday that he is returning to skilled soccer, lower than two months after he stated he used to be retiring from the NFL. The 44-year-old quarterback stated he’s going to as soon as once more play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the place he spent the final two seasons after finishing a 20-year run with the New England Patriots.
“Those previous two months I have learned my position continues to be at the box and now not within the stands,” Brady tweeted. “That point will come. However it isn’t now. I like my teammates, and I like my supportive circle of relatives. They make all of it conceivable. I am coming again for my twenty third season in Tampa.”
The Buccaneers celebrated the announcement on Twitter, writing “Tampa Tom is BACK.”
Brady, who has received seven Tremendous Bowls — greater than every other participant in NFL historical past — first introduced his retirement on February 1, writing that it used to be “time to focal point my time and effort on different issues that require my consideration.”
“I’ve at all times believed the game of soccer is an ‘all-in’ proposition – if a 100% aggressive dedication is not there, you will not be successful, and good fortune is what I like such a lot about our recreation,” Brady wrote on Instagram on the time. “There’s a bodily, psychological, and emotional problem EVERY unmarried day that has allowed me to maximise my easiest possible. And I’ve attempted my best possible those previous 22 years.”
“That is tricky for me to jot down, however right here it is going: It’s not that i am going to make that aggressive dedication anymore,” he stated.
Brady is certainly one of, if now not probably the most, achieved soccer gamers of all time. He received six Tremendous Bowls with the Patriots and, after signing with Tampa Bay in 2020, he helped ship the staff’s first Tremendous Bowl win since 2003. He has additionally been named Tremendous Bowl MVP 5 occasions and received the NFL MVP award thrice. Brady has additionally been decided on to play within the Professional Bowl 15 occasions all over his occupation.
Brady additionally holds the information for many passing touchdowns and maximum passing yards in a occupation.