Watching Seneca Wallace and Josh McCown throw the ball all over the field makes you realize how difficult it is to be an elite quarterback in the NFL. When the instant replay pans to the end zone view and you get a chance to see what an NFL defense looks like in a blitz package, you gain respect for the position. I mean it’s complete mayhem. At best the QB has a five step drop before getting decapitating by animals that have been physically training for ten months to stomp on your neck. If you account for the crowd, sitting back In a pocket that collapses by the millisecond, it tops the list as the most difficult position in professional sports.
Having said that, Brady’s year has definitely been “un Brady” like. His yards per game average has been terrible and his touchdowns have been down. But he continues to win with a d1AA group of receivers that look like they are coming around?
But Sunday was great. It was satisfying. Like using your shower towel in the morning and it not being wet from the night before. Just a real warm sensation.
Because that is what this guy is capable of. Every year. Having the chance to be the best in the league at this position is insane. The preparation, the mindset, the toughness- all that while being a Hollywood pretty boy rock star beloved by the blue collared dunkin donuts lumberjack.
You know it’s historic when any guy in New England would turn gay for a minute for tom Brady. “Oh Brady? I mean, I wouldn’t say no. ”
Thirteen years of non stop excellence and turning carpenters and mechanics into homosexuals. Soak it in while it lasts.