Robert Kraft apparently didn’t mince phrases to Invoice Belichick after Tom Brady received his first Tremendous Bowl away from the Patriots final February.
Throughout an look on “I Am Athlete,” former Buccaneers working again LeSean McCoy recounted speaking with the Patriots proprietor, and the way shortly their chat pivoted to Brady’s departure from New England.
“I mentioned, ‘Hey, Mr. Kraft, the way you doing,’ somewhat small discuss — let’s get to the intense factor, lower to the small discuss, ‘What occurred with the Brady factor, how do you let Tommy depart?’ ” McCoy mentioned. “He’s like this, ‘Oh, I like Tommy, this and that, I’m mad he left. I informed Invoice … you let Tom win a championship, it’s time so that you can win one.’ “
Brady left the Patriots in March 2020 after 20 years — and 6 championship rings. In his first season with McCoy and the Buccaneers, Tampa Bay won a Super Bowl title towards the reigning champion Chiefs.
The Patriots, then again, missed the 2020 playoffs however are back in the postseason this year because the No. 6 seed within the AFC. This time, they’ll have rookie quarterback Mac Jones underneath heart.
McCoy, 33, has since referred to as it a profession, signing a one-day contract in October to retire with the Eagles, the workforce that chosen him within the 2009 NFL Draft.
Brady, 44, and the Buccaneers will face the Eagles on Sunday within the NFC wild-card spherical of the playoffs.