It at all times begins and ends with Tom Brady. Even with Rob Gronkowski now not enjoying within the NFL, so long as the Bucs have Tom Brady a return to the Tremendous Bowl is at all times inside attain.
On Monday’s episode of Good Morning Soccer, the panel mentioned how the Bucs will get again to the Tremendous Bowl this yr. The hosts of the present, Sarah Walsh, Jason McCourty, Kyle Brandt and Peter Schrager, all gave numerous opinions, however the basic consensus was the well being of Brady for the season.
Turning 45 years previous in August, Brady is nonetheless enjoying at an all-time excessive. His 5,316 passing yards and 43 landing passes final season led the NFL as Brady got here in second within the MVP voting.
“This man defies the whole lot,” Walsh stated. “I see him up shut, he seems 32. Yeah, it’s related to query his age, however he’s already proved we’re idiots for questioning him at this level. There was a degree final yr too that he couldn’t throw the deep ball anymore, proper? After which what number of touchdowns did he find yourself throwing? They get this corrected.
“There was this panic, the world’s falling aside, and the he’s second in MVP voting on the age that he was at. I believe we’ve all realized we will’t doubt him anymore. He may very well be 50 and I’d go ‘Yeah, okay, properly we realized out lesson.’”
Different Bucs Wants For A Tremendous Bowl Run
Whereas the dialog about Brady was the point of interest of the section, the analysts did speak about different elements to the Tampa Bay’s success this yr. After Brandt made his level about Brady, McCourty nonetheless felt that the Rams are the workforce to beat within the NFL this yr, so in the event that they keep out of their very own manner, it’ll be powerful for the Bucs to beat a workforce that’s been a thorn of their sides for years.
Schrager mentioned the significance of head coach Todd Bowles with the ability to out-coach Sean McVay and others. A few of have felt that the sport preparation has favored the McVay and the Rams over the Bruce Arians and the Bucs lately. However with Bowles in cost, there’s a chance it may change subsequent season.
Walsh was very complimentary of the Bucs’ offensive line, acknowledging that so long as they’re wholesome, it’ll permit Brady to play his greatest soccer once more.
You may watch the complete section from GMFB speaking in regards to the Bucs right here.