Recent Miami Dolphins Stripping of a pair of draft picks to interfere with Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady and former New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton while both were contracted to different organizations.
Brady, who turns 45 on Wednesday, will see the Dolphins soon, but he won’t be competing with them in a game important to the Hall of Famer in the future.
Based on Charean Williams of Pro Football Talk, Buccaneers head coach Todd Bowles told reporters on Wednesday that Brady will not be playing when Tampa Bay opens up against the Dolphins at home on August 13. Blaine Gabbert will start for the Buccaneers that Saturday night. .
Brady is considered by many to be GOAT and owns seven Super Bowl championship rings as he prepares for his final campaign as an active player, but he still has a history of playing games. pre-season. Per Williams, Brady played six snaps in Tampa Bay’s first game last August and then played 18 snaps in the final warm-up of the summer.
Total, Brady completed 12/16 163-yard passes and one touchdown before the final season.
Later this month, the Buccaneers will compete at the Tennessee Titans on August 20 and then at the Indianapolis Colts on August 27. Brady’s status for those games is undetermined at this time.