Forget the slow starts that eluded Tom Brady And Tampa Bay Buccaneers this season.
With a playoff berth on Saturday’s streak for the first time since 2007, the 43-year-old midfielder threw four first-half touchdowns against the Detroit Lions, with Leonard Fortnite Hanging a fifth to the ground, giving Bucs a franchise – a 410-yard record. It was the most first half yard by any NFL team since 2010.
Brady’s 348 yards was also the most of his career in the first and second half by most of any half (367, second half versus 49 yards in 2012), according to ESPN Statistics & Information.
I found Brady Rob Gronkowski On Vanishing Road touches 33 yards at opening possession – pair’s 96th touchdown touchdown. It was the first time the Bucs had scored an inaugural drive touchdown since Week 4, and it marked Brady’s 33rd landing for Bucs this season, tying the 2019 Jameis Winstons mark for most of the landings in one Pirate season.
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Then Brady struck Mike Evans On the road going 27 yards. Diving Chris Goodwin TD No. 3 will hold one hand on a 7-yard crossing road, with TD No. 4 coming from Antonio Brown In a 12-yard strike to make it 34-0 in the half.
Brady joins Baker Mayfield As the only midfielders with four crossover touchdowns half this season (Mayfield has done so twice). This is the first time since 2014 that Brady has had at least four touchdown passes in the first half of the game, according to ESPN statistics and information. Including the playoffs, it is the seventh time in Brady’s career that he has had at least four touchdown passes in the first half of a match.