The 45-year-old quarterback missed the team’s first two preseason games towards the Miami Dolphins and Tennessee Titans. Bowles stated earlier this week that he wasn’t certain if Brady would play towards the Colts after Brady returned from an 11-day, pre-planned break from coaching camp.
“We got together as a staff and as a team and we understand we want to see certain things, so we’re putting everybody out there,” Bowles stated in a Thursday press convention.
It’s been a winding offseason for Brady. It began by announcing his retirement in February. Brady then announced he’d return to the Buccaneers in March. And earlier this month, the Dolphins misplaced draft picks and crew proprietor Stephen Ross obtained a superb and suspension after the league decided the team had impermissible contact with Brady on a number of events over the previous couple of years.
Brady has performed within the third preseason recreation yearly since 2009. He went 11-for-14 for 154 yards and a landing in final yr’s preseason finale.
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