×

Brady leaving Patriots

(AP Photo/Matt Slocum) New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady warms up in February 2018 before Super Bowl 52. Brady, the centerpiece of the New England Patriots’ championship dynasty over the past two decades, appears poised to leave the only football home he has ever had. The 42-year-old six-time Super Bowl winner posted Tuesday, March 17 on social media: “my football journey will take place elsewhere.” The comments were the first to indicate the most-decorated player in NFL history would leave New England.

Tom Brady, the centerpiece of the New England Patriots’ championship dynasty over the past two decades, is poised to leave the only football home he has ever had.

The 42-year-old six-time Super Bowl winner posted Tuesday on social media “my football journey will take place elsewhere.”

The comments were the first to indicate the most-decorated player in NFL history would leave New England.

In a two-part message, Brady thanked the Patriots and the fans and said “FOREVER A PATRIOT.”

“I don’t know what my football future holds, but it is time for me to open a new stage for my life and my career,” he wrote.

Newsletter

Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

I'm interested in (please check all that apply)