Tom Brady Out to Create History with Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Published 01/18/2021, 8:45 AM EST
Jan 3, 2021; Tampa, Florida, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) reacts after they score a touchdown during the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports


Tom Brady and Drew Brees, titans of the NFL, faced-off on Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. Brady turned back the clock with an eye-catching display as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Saints to seal a spot in the NFC Championship game.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

The visitors sealed a convincing 20-30 win in what turned out to be a closely fought encounter. Brady went 18 of 33, throwing for 199 yards and 2 passing TDs in the Divisional Playoff win.

Jan 9, 2021; Landover, Maryland, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) celebrates in the final two minutes against the Washington Football Team in the fourth quarter at FedExField. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

This will be Tom Brady’s first-ever NFC Championship game in just his first year with the Bucs. Even at 43, the 6-time Super Bowl winner proved on Sunday he is still as hungry as he was to win a ring 2 decades ago.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Their next test is against the Aaron Rodgers-led Green Bay Packers, who will have the home advantage playing at the Lambeau Field. But the former New England Patriots man can help his new team create history in the coming weeks.

DIVE DEEPER

Former NFL Coach Claims Josh Allen-led Buffalo Bills Can Challenge Any Team in the League

5 months ago

Tom Brady sets sights on Super Bowl after beating the Saints

Last year’s Super Bowl LIV saw Kansas City Chiefs beat the San Francisco 49ers at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. This year’s Super Bowl LV event is scheduled to be played at the Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A win next Sunday against the Packers will guarantee a spot in the final.

In doing so, the Buccaneers will become the first team in the league’s history to play at their home stadium in a Super Bowl fixture.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

The Packers will be a tough team to beat. Aaron Rodgers is in a league of his own at the moment, as is WR Davante Adams. The Bucs’ defense will need to be at their very best to stop the Packers’ offense. Make sure you don’t miss out on this high-paced affair.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

DIVE DEEPER

Aaron Rodgers Gets Emotional While Talking About Potential Tom Brady-Drew Brees Showdown

5 months ago

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

Daniel Arambur

1594 articles

Daniel Arambur is an NFL writer and content strategist for EssentiallySports.With more than 1,000 articles, he is one of the senior writers in the NFL cohort at ES. A mass media graduate from the University of Mumbai, Daniel has found the perfect blend of vocation and passion in the sports content niche.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT