Tom Brady made headlines Thursday when news surfaced that he walked into the wrong house while looking to visit his new offensive coordinator, Byron Leftwich, on April 7. Brady later joked about the business trip-turned home invasion on Twitter, but his mistake could cost him.
Trespassing in parks, breaking and entering… Just making myself at home in Tompa Bay! 😂 https://t.co/zfm5q9zhz6
— Tom Brady (@TomBrady) April 23, 2020
It’s not because the pair’s meeting may not have followed social distancing guidelines – according to ESPN, Brady was just coming by to pick up materials – but according to Pro Football Talk, NFL rules dictate that players cannot meet with coaches before the beginning of offseason programs.
CBS reporter Jason La Canforna tweeted Friday afternoon that teams around the league “are miffed” about Brady’s actions, and have alerted league officials to these feelings.
NFL teams are miffed about Tom Brady's interactions with staff members in Tampa despite restrictions. They are anticipating some stern discipline from the NFL office. Many have conveyed their dismay to league officials
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) April 24, 2020
“They are anticipating some stern discipline from the NFL office,” La Canforna reported.
Brady was also in the news this week after he was caught working out in a closed Tampa Bay park,