Buccaneers QB Tom Brady planning to retire from NFL after 22 seasons


The greatest NFL player of all time is calling it a career. Multiple sources close to Tom Brady tell NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport that the Buccaneers and former Patriots quarterback is planning to retire after 22 seasons in the NFL. Brady's longtime agent, Don Yee, later released a statement indicating an official announcement on Brady's future should be coming soon. I understand the advance speculation about Tom's future," Yee said in a statement obtained by Rapoport. "Without getting into the accuracy or inaccuracy of what's being reported, Tom will be the only person to express his plans with complete accuracy. He knows the realities of the football business and planning calendar as well as anybody, so that should be soon."