Two months after announcing his retirement from the sport earlier this year, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady decided to make a comeback and compete for his 23rd NFL season.
However, Brady’s decision seems to have backfired on him after his team is going through a downward slump in the ongoing NFL season. To make matters worse, Tampa Bay Buccaneers suffered a lopsided defeat to a struggling Panthers side in their last match.
Following this defeat, several fans have criticized Tom Brady’s decision to come out of retirement and have blamed him for Tampa Bay’s poor run. Many fans have even asked the seven-time NFL champion to call it quits.
tom brady should retire soon as this game is over.
— Tony X (@soIoucity) October 23, 2022
“QUIT, RETIRE AND CALL IT A CAREER, TOM BRADY!! This is not what you came back for. These are the football gods PUNISHING YOU!! You should’ve STAYED RETIRED.”
— FOX Sports Radio (@FoxSportsRadio) October 25, 2022
Tom Brady should just retire at this point…
— Bear Man (@bearman1986l) October 23, 2022
Here were some of the reactions of fans who requested Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady to retire after his team’s 21-3 loss against the Panthers.
Tom Brady confirms that he will keep on playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the future
After getting criticized by several fans and analysts for his recent performances, it seemed that Tom Brady might walk away from the sport. Moreover, his recent divorce from Gisele Bündchen fueled his retirement rumors.
“No retirement in my future.” 😁
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@Buccaneers) October 20, 2022
However, Tom Brady has finally broken his silence and has denied any rumors regarding his retirement in a recent press conference ahead of his team’s upcoming match against Ravens. The seven-time NFL champion has confirmed that he wants to continue with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and intends to win more rings.
“You guys pushed me to the brink. I love the sport and I love the teammates and I wanna do a great job with this team. So no retirement in my future.”
Despite all the criticism and scrutiny surrounding his retirement, Tom Brady has earned the right to walk away from the sport on his own terms. With that being said, it will be interesting to see how Brady performs in the upcoming matches and if he will be able to turn his team’s bad fortune.
Do let us know in the comments section below your thoughts on Tom Brady continuing his NFL career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.