Tom Brady is the GOAT on the field — and maybe on social media, too.
The longtime Patriots and former Buccaneers quarterback announced his retirement on Tuesday, making the weekend reports official. While Brady spent a lot of time on his social media posts thanking the Buccaneers players, fans, family, agents and just about everyone else who made his career special, there was one very obvious and odd omission .
In Brady’s farewell post, he left out everything related to the Patriots, New England, Bill Belichick, Robert Kraft, Patriots fans, Foxborough, Chowder…
— Tom Brady (@TomBrady) February 1, 2022
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While it can be said that Brady said goodbye when he left New England after the 2019 season, it still seems odd (and a little weird) that he didn’t do anything to give the team his 20th place Years of his career has been spent with as much as a shout-out.
Some reports suggested there was a bitter split between Brady and the Patriots, but both sides shared kind words for one another when he left the organization. Belichick and Kraft both had heartfelt goodbyes for Brady’s exit and vice versa.
Ironically, shortly after the announcement, the Patriots shared a congratulatory message for Brady.
It was quite a ride.
— New England Patriots (@Patriots) February 1, 2022
Brady won six Super Bowls with the Patriots before going to Tampa Bay in 2020 and winning a seventh.
All in all, it’s either a very bad oversight or an expert-level troll job from Brady. You decide.