13 March, 2018
"Time" on his Facebook page.
"This is it. This is the way the season ends", Brady said.
Brady is shown getting treatment from his body man and friend, Alex Guerrero - Guerrero massages the muscles and tendons around the thumb, and it's clear there are several stitches in the hand. Everything Tom Brady has worked on, everything he's invested in - it all comes together in another historic Patriots playoff run.
I'm looking down on my thumb as it's split open and I'm thinking, "I really don't know what happened to my thumb".
Images of the hand can be seen below. A five-time Super Bowl champion, four-time Super Bowl MVP and three-time league MVP, there is virtually nothing that Brady hasn't yet accomplished in his illustrious career. "We played good. We came from behind", Brady said of the 24-20 win. You've got to have answers to those questions, and they have to be with a lot of conviction.
"When I hurt my thumb, I thought, 'This is it".
Bengals swap first-round picks with Bills for LT Cordy Glenn
The team has struggled to find a solution at left tackle since Pro Bowler Andrew Whitworth departed in free agency last offseason. Last summer, Glenn missed a significant portion of training camp and the preseason because of a lingering foot and ankle injury .
Colbert produced two glasses of beer and said he and Brady would have a contest.
Midway through last season, Brady declared his intention to play until he's 45 years old during a meeting with team owner Robert Kraft. I also realized I'm a lot closer to the end than to the beginning and you don't know when you are going to get opportunities again.
Tom Brady will be on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Monday night. And it speaks to, you know, growing up.
Episode 6 of Tom vs. Time starts off with a replay of the final play of Super Bowl LII, where a desperate Hail Mary attempt hit the turf.
"It's really unbelievable. People dream to go to Super Bowl one time in their life; I'm fortunate enough to be on eight great teams that have made it that far", said Brady.