Tom Brady grew up in the San Francisco area admiring former 49ers quarterback Joe Montana.
With a chance to break a tie with Montana and former Steelers quarterback Terry Bradshaw for most Super Bowls won by a quarterback, the Patriots quarterback was asked Monday who his hero is.
Brady got emotional during Monday’s Super Bowl Opening Night and had to pause to keep his bearing responding to the question after he immediately responded with, My dad is my hero.
Then, in 2011, Dimitroff traded five picks to Cleveland in order Rugby Cheap Jerseys to move up from 27th to the sixth overall and select Jones, who also is a four-time Pro Bowler. Dimitroff reportedly went against the advice of Belichick to make that deal. He faced questions about the price he paid pick-wise for a wide receiver, but the skeptics have disappeared now that Jones is among the NFL’s top receivers and, quite possibly, the very best.
Also gone is the insecurity for Dimitroff in regard to his future with the Falcons. Blank and team president Rich McKay didn’t need to wait for a Super Bowl run to be convinced Dimitroff was their long-term GM after they watched him oversee the talent upgrade over the past two years.
They gave him a three-year extension when the Falcons were leading the NFC South at midseason. So Dimitroff and Quinn are both under contract through 2019.
That bodes well for the future of the Falcons as they come off a Super Bowl Tom Brady Cheap Jerseys season with a young, talented roster and with their solid GM-coach combo in place.
Jeff Diamond is the former president of the Titans and the former vice president/general manager of the Vikings. He was selected NFL Executive of the Year in 1998. Diamond is currently a business and sports consultant who also does broadcast and online media work. He is the former chairman and CEO of The Ingram Group.