Tom Brady: Fan who gave historic 600th touchdown ball to quarterback asks for a round of golf in return

306

Throughout the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ 38-Three victory over the Chicago Bears — the place he was sitting within the entrance row — he was handed a ball by Mike Evans after the huge receiver scored the Buccaneers’ third landing within the first quarter.

The 44-year-old grew to become the primary participant in NFL historical past to realize the feat, and now Kennedy had the ball to commemorate that second.

As a result of it was an achievement that each Brady and the NFL wish to have a good time and immortalize, they wished the sport ball again. And after some bartering, Kennedy gave it up.

However at a value.

In keeping with ESPN, Kennedy obtained two signed Brady jerseys, a helmet, a signed Evans jersey, a pair of his recreation cleats, $1,000 credit score on the group retailer and two season tickets for the rest of the 2021 season and for the 2022 season.

When requested throughout an interview on NFL Community if he’d wish to renegotiate with the Bucs and Brady, Kennedy stated he would not however had one additional request.

“A spherical of golf with Tom, as a compensation,” he said. “I believe that will be fairly cool.”

Brady is a eager golfer, and somebody who usually spends his down time on the course.

In 2020, he competed in “The Match: Champions for Charity” — a contest which pitted 4 of the best athletes on this planet in opposition to one another to boost cash for charity.

Paired with Phil Mickelson, Brady confronted off in opposition to Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning with the aim of elevating greater than $10 million for Covid-19-related causes which offered aid for frontline staff, small companies, and people in determined want of meals because of the pandemic.

Go to CNN.com/sport for extra information, movies and options
Brady and Mickelson react on the 13th green during 'The Match: Champions For Charity.'

Though he arguably offered the second of the day — holing-out from the green on the Par-5 seventh gap — Brady and Mickleson misplaced to Woods and Manning by a single gap, with the occasion elevating a complete of $20 million for charity.

He made his second look through the fourth version of “The Match” in July, the place he and Mickleson but once more misplaced, this time to Bryson DeChambeau and Aaron Rodgers.