On the same day that the NFL imposed a One game comment on me pirate wide future Mike Evansquarterback Tom Brady To the microphone to acknowledge some accountability for the consequences that followed Sunday’s bustle between New Orleans and Tampa Bay.
talking on Let’s go! audio notation Which he hosts alongside Larry Fitzgerald and Jim Gray, Brady took some of the blame on Evans in a physical altercation with Marshawn Lattimore. Evans pushed Lattimore after Lattimore faced Brady and Bucks running back Leonard Fournette during Sunday’s competition.
The feud with Lattimore began when Brady complained after believing the defensive back had committed fouling passes against Bucs wideout Scotty Miller. Latimore and Brady then exchanged words, which led to Evans intervening.
“Obviously, if I hadn’t run there to argue with the call…if things hadn’t been said back and forth between the two teams, it could have been avoided,” Brady said.
In the end, Brady said he didn’t think Evans deserved to be suspended, and that he appreciated his teammate sticking with him.
“I think sometimes emotions get the best of us, and I love Mike. And the fact that Mike would come out to defend me means everything in the world to me as a teammate and friend,” Brady said.
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