Brady on his NFL return: I felt like there was still a place for me on the field

Tom Brady He decided in early February that he would attend his 22-season long career in NFL Until the end, but after 40 days Tampa Bay Buccaneers The quarterback did a full turn and announced that he will return for the 2022 season.

The 44-year-old, who has won seven Super Bowls, explained he has “unfinished business” as he looks to win his second Vince Lombardi Cup with bookhaving joined the franchise in 2020.

“In the last couple of months I’ve realized that my place is still on the field and not in the stands. That time will come. But it’s not now,” bradyPosted on Instagram on March 13th.

“I love my teammates, and I love my supportive family. Without them, none of this is possible.

“I’m going back for my 23 seasons in Tampa. We have unfinished business.”

Brady’s return to the NFL

Speaking with ESPN, a day before he launched his new golf range as part of his apparel brand, brady He admitted that he still thought there was a place for him in NFL.

“I knew my body, physically, could still do what it could and obviously I love the game, and I think I will always love the game,” brady ESPN said.

“I think I will be able to do it physically. I just felt that there was still room for me on the court.

“At the end of the day, I love to compete on the field.

“Last year was a very bitter end to a season and we have to make a lot of corrections to try to improve and put ourselves in a better position to succeed going forward.

“I know I don’t have much left, I really am. I know I’m at the end of my career.

“I hope you keep working forever, but it’s not like that and football is so expensive now. My kids are growing up and it’s hard for them to miss these things.

“But I wanted to give myself, my colleagues and our organization another great opportunity to accomplish something we are all proud of.”