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For Tom Brady, Football is His Religion

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Just in case you needed another reason to disdain the man

Tom Brady has a plan for your life.

Good health.

Joy.

Peak performance.

And plenty of avocado ice cream.

It’s all part of “The TB12 Method,” Brady’s best-selling “athlete’s bible” and lifestyle brand, which he credits with helping him stay at the top of his game at age 40.

I can’t even with these people and their exalted sense of their own importance.  Be sure to read the whole thing- but here’s the best bit-

Bob Ryan, a longtime-but-now-retired columnist for the Boston Globe, is more skeptical.

He’s fine with the on-field success. And promoting good nutrition and fitness is fine, as is having spiritual beliefs. But spare him the idea of Brady as a spiritual figure.

“He’s trying to sell us a bill of goods,” Ryan said. “It’s cultlike. The book, to me, is creepy. And it looks like that’s going to be his life after football.”

Written by Jim

2 Feb 2018 at 8:01 am

Posted in Modern Culture

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