It started earlier in the week, when Brady suffered an injury to his right hand - his throwing hand - during a handoff in practice while preparing for Sunday's AFC championship game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
"Every year has been different and every team is different and every season is different", Brady said.
Nick Foles, who took over as Philadelphia's quarterback last month after an injury to Carson Wentz, completed 26-of-33 passes for 352 yards and three touchdowns as the underdog Eagles humiliated the visitors.
The Patriots and Eagles, who last won an National Football League title in 1960, several years before the first Super Bowl, met in the Super Bowl after the 2004 season with the Patriots prevailing 24-21.
With about 2:50 left in the game, Tom Brady fired a high pass from the 10-yard line to Danny Amendola at the back of the end zone.
Again, Brady couldn't respond. This came after Wash looked to be an absolute genius through the first 28 minutes of the game.
New England kept the pressure on Bortles and he could only manage a 4-yard completion to James O'Shaughnessy.
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Brandin Cooks went up to Robert Kraft for a big hug.
Running back LeGarrette Blount: Never goes down on contact. Jacksonville was penalized six times for 98 yards.
"It's a locker room obviously with a lot of pain", Jaguars coach Doug Marrone said.
The New England native has since been pursuing a career in modeling. The third quarter ended.
Gronkowski, who was concussed on a heavy hit in the first half, was officially ruled out of the game. "It was unfortunate to see him get injured mid-week".
Jacksonville didn't make the most of the turnover, going three-and-out.
Amendola caught seven passes for 84 yards.
Brady and Amendola have led the Pats.
For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website. With two weeks of prep time for the Philadelphia Eagles, Brady should be present for nearly all of it as it sounds like the hand injury will be put behind him with the stitches being removed sometime this week.
"It was just a insane injury in practice", Brady said.
But Brady & Co. were just getting started. What may have surprised some people was how well Brady played. "They're going to find a way to put pressure on you".