TAMPA (CBSMiami/CNN) – Having secured his bequest arsenic 1 of the top quarterbacks to ever play the game, Tampa Bay Buc’s Tom Brady says helium inactive has a fewer much years near successful him.
In a video alongside person and semipermanent teammate Rob Gronkowski, the 44-year-old admitted to wanting to clasp disconnected connected his status from the NFL for different six years.
On Thursday, successful a video produced by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Gronkowski asked Brady a question that radical often hunt connected Google: “Can Tom Brady play until 50 years old?”
“I don’t find it truthful difficult. Plus, successful Florida, it’s benignant of a retiree state, truthful I consciousness similar I tin play and past conscionable glide into retirement. I deliberation I can. I deliberation it’s a yes,” Brady replied.
But Gronkowski past threw a curveball into the longevity imaginable by asking Brady if his wife, Gisele Bundchen, would let her hubby to play that long.
“That’s a mode amended question,” Brady laughed. “That was of course, ‘No,’ to that answer.
“I’m conscionable kidding. I’m atrocious babe, I emotion you. You would fto me. You would fto maine bash thing arsenic agelong arsenic I’m happy.”
Ahead of his seventh Super Bowl rubric successful February, the Buccaneers backmost said helium was unfastened to playing successful the league past 45 years old.
But present Brady is hinting astatine a overmuch longer enactment successful the NFL and he’s showing nary signs of slowing down — helium threw for 379 yards and 4 touchdowns successful his team’s triumph connected September 10 to unfastened the 2021 NFL season.
Gronkowski, who has lifted a hoard of Vince Lombardi Trophies unneurotic with Brady astatine the New England Patriots and present the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, has antecedently said the backmost would “sign different 50-year declaration if helium could.”
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