Tom Brady has been to 9 Tremendous Bowls, received six and is one recreation from one thing that’s by no means been carried out in NFL historical past: taking part in a Tremendous Bowl at residence.
It’s already been a season of firsts for the 43-year-old. It’s his first season with a crew aside from the New England Patriots. It’s his first season taking part in with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Now, he will help the Bucs grow to be the primary crew ever to play the season’s last recreation of their residence stadium.
First, Brady has to take his crew previous Aaron Rodgers and the Inexperienced Bay Packers in Sunday’s NFC Championship, which is much from a assure. The Packers have been the NFC’s finest crew this yr, whereas Rodgers has been the NFL’s finest quarterback.
If the Buccaneers prevail, although, they’ll discover themselves taking part in subsequent in acquainted confines: Raymond James Stadium, website of the Tremendous Bowl on Feb. 7. Tampa Bay performs all of its residence video games there in entrance of a kitschy faux pirate ship armed with duplicate cannons.