Tom Brady Speaks About Knee Injury

Patriots_Tom_Brady_2013Speaking for the first time publicly since going down Wednesday in pain during a joint practice with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady downplayed the severity of the injury to his left knee, which did not keep him sidelined from practice Thursday or from a game Friday, saying he “felt bad it caused more of a media story than it actually was.”

“We were just trying to be smart,” he told the “Dennis & Callahan Show” on WEEI sports radio in Boston on Monday morning.

The 36-year-old went down after colliding with one of his own linemen who had been pushed backward by Bucs defensive end Adrian Clayborn.

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