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Tagged: Tom Brady (245 Results)


Big season ahead for “invigorated” QB Rodgers?

Future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady said this week that veteran quarterback AARON RODGERS will be “invigorated” in his first season with the New York Jets after moving on fromMore his long-time home in Green Bay. Brady added that he thinks Rodgers is “gonna have a great year” with the Jets. If anyone knows the feeling of a quarterback changing clubs late in a career, it’s Brady. Brady, of course, spent 20 seasons with the New England Patriots before moving to Tampa Bay at age 42 while leading the Bucs to a Super Bowl championship. Less



Brady reiterates his playing days are over

For owners still holding a spot on their fantasy benches for future Hall of Fame quarterback TOM BRADY, it’s time to move on. Brady reiterated on Thursday that he has noMore plans to play in the NFL after retiring in February. While he has retired and unretired before, Brady is now focused on the opportunity to become a part owner of the Las Vegas Raiders. Brady said in an interview this week that becoming a part-time NFL owner is a “dream come true”. Less



Bucs to target free agent QB Mayfield?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are reportedly expected to target veteran quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD once they are allowed to begin negotiating with free agents from other teams beginning today. Mayfield opened lastMore season as the starting quarterback in Carolina and ended the year as the starter for the Los Angeles Rams after being waived by the Panthers. KYLE TRASK is currently the only quarterback under contract in Tampa, and head coach Todd Bowles has said that the 2021 second-round pick will compete to be the starter as the Bucs prepare for the upcoming 2023 NFL season without TOM BRADY. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Aaron Rodgers

The 2023 home of Aaron Rodgers is one of the burning questions early in the offseason. Rodgers himself won't be answering it for a few days since he's in a Darkness Retreat or whatever. But media types are speculating, linking him to the Jets and Raiders. Personally I'm wondering how much he has left.   more »


Factoid: Tom Brady

Tom Brady retired this week, again. Last year's didn't take, but this one probably will. If you want to try to argue that Brady isn't the GOAT among NFL quarterbacks, you probably won't get very far. But what about among fantasy quarterbacks?  more »



Brady announces final retirement

TOM BRADY announced on Wednesday on social media that he is retiring “for good” from football, ending a storied 23-year NFL career that includes seven Super Bowl championships and numerous records.More Brady, 45, also announced his retirement a year ago, before ultimately changing his mind and returning for what we now know was his final season. We with Mr. Brady a happy retirement. Less


Ask the Experts: Which veteran QB on the move intrigues you most?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Which veteran quarterback likely or possibly on the move intrigues you most?  more »



Brady to take time before deciding on future

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback TOM BRADY said recently that he plans to take his time deciding on his future, aiming to look at his options with a clear mind. Based onMore their final interactions with him, several Tampa Bay teammates indicated that they have a feeling he was leaving Tampa with no intention to return. If Brady does not return, he would have the option of retiring at age 45, as he always planned, or playing for another team after signing as a free agent. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less



Brady, Evans rediscover deep ball vs. Panthers

Tampa Bay quarterback TOM BRADY and wide receiver MIKE EVANS rediscovered their deep ball connection in Sunday’s win over the Carolina Panthers. Brady and Evans connected on three touchdowns against theMore Panthers, including scores from 63, 57, and 30-yards. Evans had a breakout game, catching 10 passes for 207 yards to go along with the three touchdowns. Less



49ers QB Purdy makes history, WR Samuel suffers ankle injury

San Francisco 49ers rookie quarterback BROCK PURDY became the first quarterback to secure a win against TOM BRADY in his first-career start. While fantasy owners won’t get extra points for theMore accomplishment, Purdy did deliver 3 total touchdowns in a successful debut. Unfortunately, the news wasn’t all good for the 49ers on Sunday. Star wide receiver DEEBO SAMUEL was carted off the field in the second quarter with an ankle injury that could be of the high-ankle variety. Less

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Podcast: December 8 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back on Week 13 of the NFL regular season, then look ahead (but don't look forward) to tonight's Raiders-Rams game. Sponsored by the Fantasy Football Counselor.  more »

Mailbag: November 10, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Zamir White's future as a starter. Settling disputes about player position eligibility. Is Justin Fields an elite quarterback? And more. more »



NFL suspends Bucs WR Evans for one game

The NFL suspended Tampa Bay Bucs wide receiver MIKE EVANS for one game for his role in a fight in Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints. Evans is suspended “forMore violations of unnecessary roughness and unsportsmanlike conduct rules”, according to the league. Evans pushed the Saints’ MARSHON LATTIMORE to the turf after he engaged in an altercation with TOM BRADY and LEONARD FOURNETTE. Both Evans and Lattimore were ejected from Sunday’s game. Evans, meanwhile, is expected to appeal the suspension. Less



Bucs entire offense questionable for Week #2

OK, so maybe a bit of an exaggeration. But the Tampa Bay Bucs have several key offensive players trying to overcome injuries heading into Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints.More Wide receivers MIKE EVANS (calf), JULIO JONES (knee), and CHRIS GODWIN (hamstring) all missed Thursday’s practice for Tampa Bay. Wide receiver RUSSELL GAGE and running back LEONARD FOURNETTE practiced on Thursday, but both were limited by hamstring issues. Fantasy owners (and TOM BRADY) are hoping for better news coming out of today’s practice session. Less

Source: Team Website

Defensive Notes: Brady Busters?

The Saints defense disappointed in Week 1, failing to get any sacks off of sack-prone Marcus Mariota. They'll face Tom Brady in Week 2, and the knee-jerk reaction would be to sit them down. But the favorable history is difficult to ignore.   more »


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