Miami Dolphins quarterback Jacoby Brissett made clear to his teammates on Wednesday their upcoming sport towards the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tom Brady is about making an attempt to get the win and never simply welcoming and being in awe of the seven-time Tremendous Bowl champion.
Brissett was requested throughout his media availability what he would say to his fellow Dolphins teammates who could also be a bit giddy about Brady coming right down to Miami to play.
“Nicely, there’s nothing flawed with being excited. I imply you get to play an NFL sport. That’s thrilling each week irrespective of if you happen to’re 22 years within the league or one yr within the league. That doesn’t change,” the Dolphins quarterback stated.
“So simply go on the market, be excited and have enjoyable. However perceive the intent of the sport isn’t such as you’re going to look at Tom play. We’re going to win. I feel these gamers know that. It’s the beginning of the second quarter of the season. Clearly the primary quarter didn’t go in addition to we needed it to, however we get to start out over this quarter of the season and it begins this week.”
Brissett was a third-round decide of the New England Patriots in 2016. He performed one season with the Patriots below Brady and began two video games as a result of the legendary quarterback was serving a suspension for his function within the notorious Deflategate scandal.
He remarked about Brady’s mentorship in his first yr in New England.
“I feel simply watching him and seeing his degree of professionalism and his love for the sport, his consideration to element and every thing that he dropped at being a quarterback and setting the usual of a quarterback. I feel simply watching that so younger in my profession is one thing that you just attempt to emulate in your personal trend. I feel it was very helpful,” he stated.
The Dolphins and Buccaneers play at 1 p.m. ET on Sunday.