Tom Brady wants to be support system for his kids: ‘I just wanna be the best dad I could be’
The Patriots have given Tom Brady everything.
His football-playing abilities and a $14 million contract are well-known.
But Brady’s first priority and his only one is the man in the white house.
Brady, who won the 2014 MVP award, has also won the hearts of some of the NFL and NFL-themed commercials.
Tom Brady, left, has won four Super Bowls with the Patriots and, like most of his teammates, has been a part of the team’s Super Bowl traditions. He also has worked on his role as a father and wants to “be the best dad I could be.” (Robert Deutsch/New York Daily News)
“I want to be the greatest father in sports,” Brady told ESPN. “I want to be the best dad I could be.
“I want to have fun, not just playing football, but just being a part of it, being involved, and making the experience for my children something I would have never had.”
Brady, who has a 3-year-old son, Jace, the 11th pick in the NFL draft, also wants to be a better father, but he will tell you that’s another matter.
“I don’t know,” he said. “I’ve never found myself in a position where I said, ‘Hey, I don’t really know how to be a good father.’ That hasn’t been my situation yet.”
Brady’s children are his whole world — his kids are his life.
Brady’s children live with him in the basement of his apartment — which, for a man who is already living in a two-bedroom apartment at the Patriots’ practice facility, is a little sparse. But it’s Brady’s children that make him happy. And Brady wants to be their dad.
“I think I’ve been blessed,” he said, when asked about his first marriage, his two daughters’ current mother, and his three sons. “Whatever my experiences have been