Reports are surfacing that the Patriots want to extend Tom Brady's contract, which affirms their belief that he can play at a high level into his 40's.
And with a performance last night, can anyone blame them for wanting to keep him around?
In their long-term planning, #Patriots believe QB Tom Brady will play 3-5 more years, sources say. That's why trading Jimmy G is possible.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) February 5, 2017
This may all but seal Jimmy Garoppolo's fate, as trade speculation surrounding him has picked up in recent weeks. The Chicago Bears and Cleveland Browns have expressed interest, and the San Francisco 49ers may also have some interest.
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