NFL legend Tom Brady has built a stellar career in the league and is widely regarded as one of the greatest full-backs to ever play.
Although he had previously officially announced his retirement on February 1, a few weeks later he revealed that he would be returning for the 2022 season.
Is Tom Brady Retiring From the NFL?
Tom Brady originally announced on February 1 that he would be retiring from the NFL at the age of 44 after 22 shining seasons as a quarterback.
“This was hard for me, but here’s why: I won’t be making that competitive commitment anymore,” he said in the post.
“I’ve loved my NFL career, and now it’s time to focus my time and energy on other things that demand my attention.”
The announcement was much-anticipated as Tom’s wife, Gisele Bundchen, shared a post about enjoying things for the last time just days before the Bucs Divisional Round match.
The video shared by Gisele on Instagram shows the couple and their children in various locations around the world.
This official announcement from Brady comes a few days after it was rumored that the football legend would retire on January 29, 2022.
His father, Tom Brady Sr., denied the news of his son’s retirement at the time.
However, on Sunday, March 13, Brady tweeted that he would not be retiring and returning for the 2022 season.
“The last two months, I realized my position is still on the field, not in the stands. That time will come. But not now,” he wrote.
Added: “I love my teammates and I love my supportive family. They made it all possible. I’ll be back for my 23rd season in Tampa. LFG unfinished business.”
How long has Tom Brady played in the NFL?
After being the 199th overall pick in the sixth round in the 2000 NFL draft, Tom Brady played for the New England Patriots through 2019
However, on March 20, 2020, Brady signed a two-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers worth $50 million.
As such, he spent 22 seasons playing in the NFL.
During his illustrious career, Brady has won the Super Bowl 7 times, winning in 2001, 2003, 2004, 2014, 2016, 2018 and 2020.
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Furthermore, he has been named Super Bowl MVP in every Super Bowl win, except for 2004 and 2018.
What is Tom Brady’s net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Brady has an estimated net worth of $250 million.
His main source of income is believed to be from his NFL career.
However, Brady has made many appearances in the media.
He hosted Saturday Night Live in 2005 and appeared on both The Simpsons and Family Guy.
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