Posted by Will Brinson
Wednesday afternoon, multiple reports emerged about a foot injury that Tom Brady dealt with during the 2010 season. Unfortunately, it wasn't believed to provide a legitimate excuse for the Jets dominating the quarterback during their divisional-round matchup.
Now the Boston Herald reports that Brady will have foot surgery on Thursday afternoon at the Massachusetts and that the procedure, which may involve inserting a screw and is similar to something Red Sox second basemen Dustin Pedroida underwent, will be performed by Patriots team physician George Theodore.
The foot injury was first mentioned this season immediately prior to the Patriots beat down of the Steelers -- Brady was listed on the injury report and yet put up his most dominant performance of the 2010 season to date. After that, Brady rolled his way to a (very likely) second MVP award and there wasn't much made of the injury.
At least until the loss to the Jets set in and the Pats offseason began -- now there's ample speculation to occur whether or not Brady was bothered by the injury, and how much it will affect him going forward.
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