With a good look at a future without Brown if they couldn’t sign him and he had to play out his contract year, the Steelers took care of him with a contract that, if he plays all of it, will make him the richest wide receiver ever.
Deservedly so. More deserved than the badmouthing that cropped up here, there and too many places last season — mainly for being exactly the person they just proved how much they value.
The kind of guy who’s that good, knows he’s that good and isn’t shy about showing it.
Brady and Belichick were already in the conversation about the best-ever quarterback and coach in NFL history. They put themselves in a category all their own with Sunday’s epic comeback.
Brady was an emotional wreck following the game, winning his fifth Super Bowl to cap a season in which he was suspended for the first four games because of his role in the Deflategate saga. But Belichick kept the boat afloat the Patriots went 3-1 without Brady before he set an NFL record for touchdown-to-interception ratio.
Brady told Fox Sports it was a great team comeback and he only wanted to focus on the positive.
“It’s all about these players,” Belichick told Fox Sports, deflecting praise Nike Elite Cheap Jerseys as the greatest coach ever. “We’ve got great players and they just keep competing for sixty minutes, or longer.”