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‘We are all so incredibly lucky’: Twitter reacts to news of Tom Brady’s possible retirement

The GOAT reportedly is stepping away after 22 seasons and seven Super Bowl rings, the last of which came with the Bucs last season.
Quarterback Tom Brady (12) walks from the field and down the tunnel after the Bucs' 30-27 to the Los Angeles Rams Sunday at Raymond James Stadium.
Quarterback Tom Brady (12) walks from the field and down the tunnel after the Bucs' 30-27 to the Los Angeles Rams Sunday at Raymond James Stadium. [ DIRK SHADD | Times ]
Published Jan. 29|Updated Jan. 29

After 22 seasons, 10 Super Bowl appearances and seven championships, Tom Brady apparently is hanging up his cleats.

The future Hall of Fame quarterback gave the Bucs two years before reportedly deciding to step away from the game almost a week after a 30-27 loss to the Rams in a division-round playoff game.

If he leaves, Brady will do so at the top of his game. At age 44, he led the NFL in passing yards (5,316) and touchdowns (43) in 17 regular-season games.

Here’s what Twitter had to say:

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