CHICAGO (CBS)– Tom Brady announced he will not be returning to the New England Patriots after 20 years.
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The quarterback tweeted messages to his team and fans announcing his decision. He said he is “FOREVER A PATRIOT.”MORE NEWS: 'Work-Share Illinois' Helping Workers Who Are Partially Laid Off By Employers
“I don’t know what my football future holds but it is time for me to open a new stage for my life and career,” Brady said. “It has truly been the happiest two decades I could have envisioned in my life and I have nothing but love and gratitude for my time in New England.”