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Tom Brady knew months before Buccaneers signing his time with Patriots was coming to an end

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

TAMPA, Fla. Tom Brady said Wednesday in a radio interview he knew he was going to leave the New England Patriots and hit the open market before the start of the 2019 season. Brady appeared on “The Howard Stern Show” and discussed the decision-making process behind his departure from New England after two decades with the organization.

I needed new challenge – Tom Brady

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

TOM BRADY says it was “just time” to move on from the New England Patriots and begin another chapter in his career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The six-time Super Bowl champion spoke yesterday about a wide range of topics in an interview spanning more than two hours with radio talk-show host Howard Stern, including his marriage, Patriots coach Bill Belichick, and the decision to leave New England after a historic 20-year run.

Tom Brady tells Howard Stern: It was ‘just time’ to leave Patriots for new challenge

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Now I’m not going to respond to every rumor or assumption that’s made other than what his responsibility as coach is to try to get the best player for the team, not only in the short term, but in the long term as well. With Brady and Belichick leading the way, the Patriots won 17 division titles and appeared in nine Super Bowls and 13 AFC championship games over the past 20 years.

NFL notebook: Brady talks Patriots departure

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

After 20 seasons and a record six Super Bowl rings with the Patriots, Brady told Stern “it was just time” to move on. I don’t know what to say other than that,” Brady said. I accomplished everything I could in two decades with an incredible organization, an incredible group of people, and that will never change.

Quarterback quest new for Patriots but familiar for AFC East foes

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Welcome to the club, Patriots. You know, that unsettling feeling over not being sure who your starting quarterback will be this season, next year — or beyond. Just ask New England’s AFC East rivals about it.

Patriots reportedly held out hope Tom Brady would re-sign even at start of free agency

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

On The Howard Stern Show Wednesday, Tom Brady said he knew before the start of last season it was probably his last in New England. But, according to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, the Patriots still held out hope he would re-sign with them up until the week of free agency and he went to Robert Kraft's house to tell him he would be moving on. It was reported all offseason by multiple plugged in reporters that Brady would be moving on.

Patriots’ Julian Edelman has vandalism charges dropped

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman will not be prosecuted for misdemeanor vandalism charges according to a report by TMZ Sports. Edelman was arrested Jan. 11 in Beverly Hills, Calif. for jumping on top of the hood of a Mercedes-Benz and was set to appear in court Monday.

Pats have FaceTime interview with URI WR Aaron Parker

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

The Patriots are considering a local prospect as they look for wide receiver help in this month’s draft. New England recently held a FaceTime call with Rhode Island wideout Aaron Parker, the receiver told WPRI’s Yianni Kourakis. On the call, Parker and a Pats coach broke down film and discussed certain coverages.

Why Tom Brady Left the Patriots for the Bucs

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Luke Easterling 45 minutes ago Few people actually expected Tom Brady to leave the New England Patriots after 20 years, six Super Bowl victories, and three NFL MVP awards. Even fewer people expected the greatest quarterback of all time to leave the Patriots for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, one of the least-successful franchises in NFL history. But that's exactly what Brady did as the 2020 offseason began, ending two decades of dynastic success with the Pats, and setting sail for Tampa Bay.

Mock draft: Patriots pick QB with the most upside in the 2020 NFL Draft

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

The New England Patriots need a quarterback right now. Tom Brady left behind a skeleton crew at quarterback in New England, with second-year quarterback Jarrett Stidham and journeyman Brian Hoyer. The Patriots don’t seem to have time to develop a quarterback.