and the rest of us learned this week that he will face his former team, the New England Patriots
, when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
visit Gillette Stadium on Oct. 3.
It will be the quarterback's first game against the Patriots, whom he led to six Super Bowl victories in 20 seasons, and he will be wearing his seventh ring, which he won in February with Tampa Bay.
However, the superstar announced on Thursday that he had already scored in the highly anticipated matchup.
It's like when high school friends
meet college friends https://t.co/RF5zVB9rI1 — Tom Brady (@TomBrady) May 13, 2021
“It's like when high school friends meet college friends,” he joked.
Some fans liked the shade, but those responses are boring, so here's a selection of those who didn't.
20 years in high school? You must have been a slow learner......— Rick Hoey (@RickyHobo) May 14, 2021
Remember one thing: high school gave you a chance. If Drew Bledsoe hadn't been injured, we wouldn't know who Tom Brady is today. — matt cidade (@MDpracing) May 14, 2021
Yeah, if your high school buddies were cooler and more accomplished— Alex DeLarge (@saintsteven78) May 14, 2021
Is your social media
manager on vacation today? — The Bambino (@BigSmoothy), May 14, 2021
Remember? https://twitter.com/H9z71MUFEG— Edgar Ortega (@candidatochih) May 14, 2021
TIkRT992O4— Edgar Ortega (@candidatochih) May 14, 2021
It's like going back to the house where you partied until you passed out and spit on the kitchen floor. — Derek Nolan (@dereknolan) May 14, 2021
— Ted Stamos (@TedStamos) May 14, 2021
No, Tom, it'll be more like when you run away from home and then come back in and get spanked by your mother...see you next week....— Michael Colucci (@jpdwoody) May 14, 2021
Brenda (@brendadayaa1), May 14, 2021