Tom Brady appears on the cover of Details (September 2009)


Tom Brady‘s steely-eyed stare graces the September 2009 cover of Details. Inside the mag, the 32-year-old NFL star talks about life as a father, his marriage to Gisele Bundchen, the future of the New England Patriots, and his relationship with coach Bill Belichick.

The issue hits newsstands next week. You can go here for a Details magazine subscription.

Here’s some highlights:

On fatherhood: “It’s like, an hour commitment used to be a big commitment, and now you chase a little boy around for eight hours a day, waiting to catch him if he falls and changing his dirty diaper. You think, How crazy is this?”

On being set-up on a blind date with Gisele: “This friend told me he knew a girl version of me.” (Gisele adds, “And he said to me he’d found a boy version of me.”)

On his relationship with Bill Belichick: “Sometimes, during practice, you throw a bad ball—that’s the way it goes… [Belichick] says, ‘Brady, you can’t complete a goddamn hitch.’ And I’ll be sitting there thinking, I’m a f***ing nine-year veteran, I’ve won three goddamn Super Bowls—he can kiss my . . . That’s what you’re thinking on the inside,” Brady told the magazine. “But on the outside I’m thinking, You know what? I’m glad he’s saying that. I’m glad that’s what he’s expecting, you know? Because that’s what I should be expecting.”

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