From Winning Another Super Bowl to Taking On House Chores, Tom Brady Talks About Life in the Offseason

Published 03/06/2021, 7:03 AM EST
Feb 7, 2021; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after beating the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports


With another Super Bowl win, Tom Brady further cemented his position as the GOAT to ever play in the NFL. Winning Super Bowl LV with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tom Brady claimed Super Bowl ring#7. A historic first in the league. 

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And now, with the 2020 season done and dusted, Tom Brady is expected to be away from the field for some time now. But his time away from gridiron football won’t be one spent idle.

Returning home to his wife and three kids, Tom Brady talked about how life is in the offseason, and how getting used to the dishwasher is a task in itself.

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Chores galore for Tom Brady in the offseason

While talking to talk show host James Corden during ‘The Late Late Show’, Brady talked about how life in the offseason with his wife Gisele Bündchen comes with multiple responsibilities.

“I think that there’s definitely part of that where she (Bündchen) says, ‘Okay, your turn. You got breakfast this morning. You’ve got these different things that I’ve been doing for the last six months while you’ve been playing football,” said Brady.

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Oct 25, 2020; Paradise, Nevada, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) prior to the game against the Las Vegas Raiders at Allegiant Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The quarterback appreciated his wife’s support and even called her his best supporter. “She’s been the best supporter. She’s just been amazing,” he said.

Switching from the football season to household chores is a tough task. And it’s definitely something Brady is still getting used to.

“I think for me, it’s like, it’s just a whole different life. So there’s this in-season mode, up early, football, you know, and then all of a sudden, that’s just literally stopped. So, you know, I’m just getting reacquainted with the dishwasher,” Brady said. 

Brady fired up for more success

The offseason will provide Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to rest and reassess before heading taking on the new season head-on. And even after playing for over two decades and winning seven Super Bowl rings in the process, Brady is rearing to go for more.

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Age has never been a problem for the evergreen quarterback who recently said that he sees himself playing till the age of 45. Now 43, this means that Tom Brady is set to be around for at least two more seasons.

NFL Football – Super Bowl LV – Tampa Bay Buccaneers v Kansas City Chiefs – Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Florida, U.S. – February 7, 2021 Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Tom Brady celebrates with the Vince Lombardi trophy after winning the Super Bowl LV. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Brady’s performances in fact have even prompted the Buccaneers to hold contract extension talks with the QB. So with Brady being around for at least two more seasons, do you think he can win Super Bowl ring#8?

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Shivayan Roy

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Shivayan Roy is currently an NFL writer at EssentiallySports. After completing his Masters Diploma in Journalism from the Asian College of Journalism, Roy functioned as a reporter for Goal.com and extensively covered the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

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