Tom Brady only has one problem with James White

The Patriots quarterback is a Michigan man, after all.

James White rushes past a Bengals defender during the Patriots' win. EPA/CJ GUNTHER

Tom Brady’s new favorite target is running back James White, who caught a team-leading eight passes during the Patriots’ 35-17 win over the Bengals.

Brady, who had six of his first 12 completions to the versatile White, has only one problem with him:

Brady attended the University of Michigan. Wisconsin and Michigan, playing in the same college conference, are rivals. White was a fourth-round pick by the Patriots in the 2014 draft after rushing for more than 4,000 yards and scoring 48 touchdowns in college.

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