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Tom Brady on new contract: ‘We all make way more than our fair share’
Posted By Jerry Spar On February 27, 2013 @ 8:27 am In General | 79 Comments
“I don’t want to talk about this on the radio or anywhere else for that matter,” Brady wrote in an e-mail to John Dennis . “Athletes are always talking about money at a time when everyone else is struggling so badly to make it. We all make way more than our fair share. And I just think it reflects poorly on myself and my teammates. I really do just want to win, and that has and will continue to be the reason that motivates me and is the biggest factor in my decision-making process.”
Brady agreed to a three-year, $27 million contract that is well below his market value. It gives the team more flexibility to sign other key players, including Brady’s close friend, receiver Wes Welker . Reports emerged Tuesday that Welker and the team have started negotiations.
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 Tom Brady: http://media.weei.com/football/tom-brady.htm
 his restructured contract: http://www.weei.com/sports/boston/football/patriots/christopher-price/2013/02/26/whats-next-tom-brady-and-patriots
 John Dennis: http://media.weei.com/weei/john_dennis.htm
 Wes Welker: http://media.weei.com/football/wes-welker.htm
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