NFL 2017: Tom Brady is Tom Terrific
Tom Brady is Tom Terrific

Tom Brady keeps on impressing. He is one of only two players to win five Super Bowls and the only player to win them all playing for one team.

New England Pro Bowl quarterback Tom Brady guided the Patriots to a 34-28 OT victory against Atlanta in Super Bowl LI, engineering the largest comeback in Super Bowl history after overcoming a 25-point second-half deficit. Brady, who set Super Bowl single-game records in pass attempts (62), completions (43) and passing yards (466), became the first player in NFL history to win four Super Bowl MVP awards.

"Tom is able to put it all together better than any player that I've ever coached. Putting all that together at once in just a couple of seconds of time, he has to process it once he gets the calls and gets to the line of scrimmage. I think his preparation allows him to, in part, do that. He has the football instincts as well. He's a great role model for all of us -- any player and any coach. All of us." -- Patriots head coach Bill Belichick

A 12-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time NFL Most Valuable Player, Brady has led the Patriots to 14 division championships, the most by a starting quarterback in NFL history, including eight consecutive AFC East titles -- the longest streak of division titles in NFL history. His 208 all-time wins as a starting quarterback (including playoffs) are the most in NFL history.

 

Most Total Wins By A Quarterback in NFL History

Quarterback Team(s) Wins
*Active (Source: NFL)
Tom Brady*New England208
Peyton ManningColts, Denver200
Brett FavreAtlanta, Green Bay, Jets, Vikings199
John ElwayDenver162

 

Brady's star has always shined the brightest during the playoffs. He is the all-time postseason leader in career completions (831), touchdown passes (63), passing yards (9,094) and wins by a starting quarterback (25). In Super Bowl LI, Brady set single-game records in pass attempts (62), completions (43) and passing yards (466) en route to his NFL-record fourth Super Bowl MVP Award.

 

Most Playoff Wins By Starting Quarterback

Quarterback Team(s) Wins
*Active (Source: NFL)
Tom Brady*New England25
Joe Montana49ers, Kansas City16
Terry BradshawPittsburgh14
John ElwayDenver14
Peyton ManningColts, Denver14

 

In 2016, Tom Brady continued to leave his mark in the record books, becoming one of four quarterbacks in NFL history with at least 450 touchdown passes, joining Peyton Manning (539), Pro Football Hall of Famer Brett Favre (508) and Drew Brees (465). Additionally, he joined Manning, Favre, Brees and Pro Football Hall of Famer Dan Marino as the only quarterbacks with at least 60,000 career passing yards.

 

Most Career TD Passes & Passing Yards

Quarterback TD Passes Passing Yards
*Active (Source: NFL)
Peyton Manning53971,940
Brett Favre50871,838
Drew Brees*46566,111
Tom Brady*45661,582
Dan Marino42061,361

 

On the way to his fifth Super Bowl title as a starting quarterback -- the most all-time -- Brady threw 28 touchdown passes with two interceptions in 2016, the best single-season touchdown/ interception ratio in NFL history.

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