In the course of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ 38-3 victory over the Chicago Bears — the place he was sitting within the entrance row — he was handed a ball by Mike Evans after the vast receiver scored the Buccaneers’ third landing within the first quarter.
The 44-year-old grew to become the primary participant in NFL historical past to attain the feat, and now Kennedy had the ball to commemorate that second.
As a result of it was an achievement that each Brady and the NFL want to rejoice and immortalize, they needed the sport ball again. And after some bartering, Kennedy gave it up.
However at a worth.
In keeping with ESPN, Kennedy acquired two signed Brady jerseys, a helmet, a signed Evans jersey, a pair of his recreation cleats, $1,000 credit score on the crew retailer and two season tickets for the rest of the 2021 season and for the 2022 season.
When requested throughout an interview on NFL Community if he’d prefer to renegotiate with the Bucs and Brady, Kennedy stated he would not however had one additional request.
Brady is a eager golfer, and somebody who typically spends his down time on the course.
Paired with Phil Mickelson, Brady confronted off towards Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning with the aim of elevating greater than $10 million for Covid-19-related causes which offered reduction for frontline employees, small companies, and people in determined want of meals on account of the pandemic.
Though he arguably offered the second of the day — holing-out from the golf green on the Par-5 seventh gap — Brady and Mickleson misplaced to Woods and Manning by a single gap, with the occasion elevating a complete of $20 million for charity.
He made his second look in the course of the fourth version of “The Match” in July, the place he and Mickleson but once more misplaced, this time to Bryson DeChambeau and Aaron Rodgers.