Patriots, NFL react to Tom Brady’s exit from New England

(Adam Richins/Boston Sports Journal)

Tom Brady’s impact across the NFL has been felt everywhere over his past 20-plus years in New England, leading to an avalanche of reaction around the league on Tuesday morning after the quarterback announced he wouldn’t return. The Patriots also released two separate statements on Tuesday morning on Brady from Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft respectively.

Several Pats players reacted to Brady’s post on Instagram including the current top QB on the New England depth chart in Jarrett Stidham.

Julian Edelman also posted a one word reaction on his Twitter account:

Several former Patriots including Chad Ochocinco, Darrelle Revis, Chris Long and Damien Woody along with current NFL player around the league are also chiming in with their takes on where Brady will land along with their reaction to the breakup with New England.

Former Pats offensive coordinator Charlie Weis who is also a close friend of Brady admitted he was stunned by the move in a radio interview with Sirius XM.

Much more reaction to come...