As of Monday, Tampa Bay Buccaneers star quarterback Tom Brady remained scheduled to return to the membership from a 10-day absence mentioned to be associated to unspecified private causes following the workforce’s preseason recreation on the Tennessee Titans this Saturday.
That nonetheless will be the case even when outsiders proceed to have extra questions than solutions relating to the seven-time Super Bowl champion signal-caller.
According to Greg Auman of The Athletic, Buccaneers head coach Todd Bowles spoke with reporters on Thursday and mentioned he does not but have a “firm date” for when Brady can be again on the follow area. Bowles added the subject can be revisited after the matchup in Tennessee:
Per the Joe Bucs Fan website, Bowles was additionally requested if Brady was watching follow movie and/or offering suggestions to coaches whereas away.
“We just worry about our practice with Tennessee,” Bowles responded. “Tom’s not involved with the coaches. We practice on our own.”
Bowles added he is “not concerned about” Brady’s actual return date and is concentrating on the Tennessee recreation forward of the weekend.
As Josh Alper famous for Pro Football Talk, each Bowles and basic supervisor Jason Licht have publicly insisted that Brady’s summer season break was preplanned and cleared by the workforce. On Monday, Bowles told Kevin O’Donnell of Tampa Bay tv station Fox 13 that he and the longer term Hall of Famer had been in contact “during this whole period.”
Such phrases indicated that every one concerned ought to know the precise finish date for Brady’s hiatus. If that is the case, Bowles is conserving it a secret forward of the workforce’s journey to Nashville.
Tampa Bay ends the preseason portion of the calendar on the Indianapolis Colts on Aug. 27. Logic suggests Brady will not play in that contest, assuming he is again with the workforce at the moment.
For now, main backup Blaine Gabbert sits atop the Buccaneers’ depth chart in Brady’s place.