Brady in December 2007.
|No. 12 New England Patriots|
|Date of birth: August 3, 1977|
|Place of birth: San Mateo, California|
|High School: Junípero Serra|
|Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)||Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)|
|NFL Draft: 2000 / Round: 6 / Pick: 199|
|Debuted in 2000 for the New England Patriots|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2011|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Tom Edward Brady Jr. (b. August 3, 1977) is an American football quarterback. He plays for the New England Patriots. Brady was first drafted by the Patriots in the 2000 NFL draft from the University of Michigan. In the postseason, Brady has 1 MVP award, and 2 Super Bowl MVP awards. He is called the best quarterback in the present era. Brady was born in the San Francisco suburb of San Mateo.