Here’s the story of a man named Brady

With a helmet-sized chip firmly entrenched on his shoulder since he first arrived in New England in 2000, Tom Brady has been proving naysayers wrong ever since.

After scouts and GMs questioned his arm strength and other physical intangibles in the days leading up to the 2000 NFL Draft, Brady slipped all the way to the sixth round before the Patriots selected him with the 199th overall pick. Passed over in favor of career backups Giovanni Carmazzi (65th overall), Tee Martin (163) and Spergon Wynn (183), Brady has since developed into one of the game’s elite quarterbacks both on the field and in collecting circles. Read More