For former sixth-round draft pick, Tom Brady, the majority of his legendary career is nothing short of skillful and brilliant. Well, to prove that No. 12 can in fact make mistakes, Brady has experienced a handful of forgettable performances — some costing his New England Patriots critical games. With a redemption officially in the books after a decisive win against the Falcons a year later, here are the seven worst games of Tom Brady’s career, ranked in chronological order. 1.
The routine is familiar. The president makes a few bad jokes. The championship-winning team presents the leader of the free world with a personalized jersey. Everyone smiles for the cameras. Nothing political about that, right? Not exactly. In a divided nation, everything is political. While presidents have been snubbed before, six players from the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots took it to another level by preemptively turning down an expected invitation from President Trump. Rest assured, they won't be the last to mix sports and politics. "The balance of power in professional sports now rests more with the performers than the owners," said Stephen Mosher, a professor of sports management
With the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine quickly approaching, the mock draft machine is only getting bigger, with projections flying around in every direction. With hot debate already raging about this year’s top quarterbacks and extremely deep classes at many other positions, every set of predictions seems to draw a deluge of both praise and criticism. The latest 2017 NFL mock draft from NFL.com’s Chad Reuter is sure to be no exception, as he starts the surprises early, with a handful of AFC teams making some eyebrow-raising selections. The Jacksonville Jaguars kick things off at No. 4 overall, making Ohio State’s Malik Hooker the first safety off the board. A rare athlete who has been compared to