There’s extra on the road for Tom Brady on Sunday than simply bragging rights over Bill Belichick when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tackle the New England Patriots in Foxborough.
Brady is chasing a number of milestones as he appears to beat his former crew in his first-ever sport in opposition to them after serving to them to 6 Super Bowl titles. The embellished quarterback is just a few yards shy of being on the prime in a number of all-time classes.
Brady wants 68 passing yards to cross Drew Brees for essentially the most all-time. He already was forward of Brees in all-time passing touchdowns with 591 and will surpass 600 by the tip of the yr to place him additional forward in that class. Brady and Brees traded passing yards information final season, however Brees retired after the 2020 season.
Brady, 44, wants 350 passing yards for essentially the most all-time in a single stadium. Brady referred to as Gillette Stadium residence from 2000 to 2019.
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If the Buccaneers win the sport, Brady will be a part of Brees, Brett Favre and Peyton Manning as the one quarterbacks to defeat all 32 NFL groups.
Tampa Bay comes into the sport with a 2-1 document after a loss to the Los Angeles Rams. Brady set a doubtful document final week, turning into essentially the most sacked quarterback of all time.
Brady has tried to downplay the matchup in opposition to the Patriots all week.
“I’m just excited to go up there and try to beat a really good football team,” Brady stated this week. “That’s ultimately what this week is about. It’s not about the quarterback, it’s not about the fans or the home crowd or relationships of 20 years. It’s about two good football teams going at it, and we’ve got to do a great job. It’s going to be a huge test. Last week was a huge test, and we didn’t quite meet it. This is another huge test; we’ve got to go meet the challenge.”
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