GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN - JANUARY 24: Tom Brady #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrates in the final seconds of their 31 to 26 win over the Green Bay Packers during the NFC Championship game at Lambeau Field on January 24, 2021 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)
Good morning! It’s Davey Mac here with another Sports Report for ya! NASCAR makes the Report this morning! As does NBA, NHL, and NFL news! But first!
Tom Brady will start his Fox Sports career in the fall of 2024…shooting down rumors that Brady may appear at the Super Bowl telecast this Sunday (which happens to be on FOX).
FOXBORO, MA – OCTOBER 28: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots waits to congratulate teammate Matt Cassel after he scored a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Washington Redskins on October 28, 2007 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The Patriots defeated the Redskins 52-7. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Brady is getting a whopping $375 million for ten years of broadcasting. Aye, carumba! Number 12 says he needs to decompress from football for a bit…but then added that he wants to “take some time to really learn” and “become great” at broadcasting.
TAMPA, FLORIDA – OCTOBER 27: Tom Brady #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looks on during pregame warm-ups prior to a game against the Baltimore Ravens at Raymond James Stadium on October 27, 2022 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
I’m not totally sold on Brady being great at broadcasting. I’m not sure he has the personality for TV. And who’s gonna teach him charisma onscreen? I mean…Bill Belichick can’t coach Brady on THAT!
FOXBORO, MA – JANUARY 16: Tom Brady #12 and head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots shake hands at the start of the AFC Divisional Playoff Game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium on January 16, 2016 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
If Brady is half as good as Gronk is on TV, then he’ll have no problem. But that’s a big “if.” I’m Davey Mac…that’s my Sports Two Cents!
TAMPA, FLORIDA – FEBRUARY 07: Rob Gronkowski #87 and Tom Brady #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrate winning Super Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium on February 07, 2021 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)