Bucs head coach Todd Bowles confirmed a special and humorous aspect of his character initially of the crew’s OTAs. Bowles poked a few of enjoyable about his relationship with quarterback Tom Brady.
When requested by ESPN’s Jenna Laine about how usually he talks to the legendary QB, Bowles declined to get into specifics. However he did affirm that everybody, together with offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich and quarterbacks coach Clyde Christensen, all have identical understanding with one another.
“I don’t assume that must be public data how a lot me and my girlfriend date,” Bowles jokingly mentioned about Brady. “We speak and we’re on the identical web page. We’re in lockstep – we’re in lockstep with Byron and Clyde, so every part’s good.”
When Laine requested to make clear if he simply referred to as Brady his girlfriend, he emphatically insisted he was joking round, which garnered laughter from everybody within the room.
“Did you simply liken Tom Brady to being your girlfriend?” Laine requested.
“No I didn’t!” Bowles screamed with a smile on his face. “It’s a joke, Jenna!”
Brady was not in attendance for OTAs when it started on Tuesday. There can be two extra classes open to the media on the next Wednesday’s subsequent week and the week after. Brady was on the town and working towards in Section Two of the offseason.
Bucs tight finish Cameron Brate communicates with Brady through textual content message, and hinted that Brady may make some shock appearances later within the OTAs.
Not having Brady at Tuesday’s follow might have been by design as Blaine Gabbert and Kyle Trask had been capable of get all of the reps.
Watch the total video of Bowles cracking the joke on the podium right here.