Tom Brady says his closely wrapped throwing hand is sore however he expects to play when the Buccaneers go to the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday evening.
Brady injured his proper hand within the first half of Tampa Bay’s 45-17 win over Miami on Sunday. He completed off his first profession 400-yard, five-TD efficiency with a pair of scoring passes within the fourth quarter.
“It’s a little bit sore however I anticipated it to be,” Brady mentioned Tuesday. “We signed up for a contact sport. You get completely different bumps and bruises all year long and we’ll simply cope with it the very best we are able to. This bump and bruise occurs to be on my hand. Simply attempting to be preventive and precautious, be good. It’s lower than 48 hours because it occurred so it’s not prefer it’s had 5 days, however once more I really feel assured I’ll have the ability to go on the market and do what I must do.”
The defending Tremendous Bowl champion Buccaneers (4-1) are taking part in their third highway sport and fourth general in 19 days. The 44-year-old Brady leads the NFL with 1,767 yards passing and is second with 15 TDs.
“If it was my left hand, I would not assume two seconds about it,” Brady mentioned. “The truth that it is your throwing hand, there aren’t many issues which are that necessary to a quarterback apart from your proper shoulder or your proper elbow. Anytime you get banged on a type of, it may very well be a problem, however I feel there is no such thing as a severe harm in any respect. It’s extra discomfort, however I feel it’s going to be gone in a few day or two.”