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Tom Brady remains one of NFL’s best quarterbacks

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2 Minute Drill: Tom Brady remains one of NFL’s best quarterbacks



This is SportsCenter 52 minute drill. There will come a time when Father Time grabs Tom Brady by the scruff of his neck, escorts him off the NFL stage. But that time isn’t now. Brady is not only an all time great, he’s a timeless classic, the Pontes daily own of passers on. The same day that his former team, the Patriots, wrapped up a disappointing season by celebrating a meaningless win over the New York Jets. Brady once again made history. He’s a charter member of the 40 40 club. Brady threw four touchdown passes in a win over the Atlanta Falcons to reach 40 for the season at age 43. The Onley season, in which he has thrown more touchdown passes, was 2007. He tossed

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With yet another TD, Dolphins’ Jakeem Grant has become one of NFL’s best returners

Jakeem Grant might be the best returner in football.

He definitely believes he’s the fastest.

Grant insists he didn’t even hit top speed during his 88-yard punt return for a touchdown Sunday — even though he was moving pretty good when he got the sideline and turned on the jets.

“Probably about 80 [percent] to get around the edge and just a little short burst to get to the end zone, just to make sure nobody was behind me,” Grant said. “Until someone’s actually right there, then I’ll run full speed. Until then, no point.”

Grant’s score was both hugely impactful — it helped lift a Dolphins team that got little from its offense Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams — and hugely impressive, considering whom it came against.

Johnny Hekker is an elite punter. Sunday marked the first time since 2015 he gave up a return for a touchdown

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