Tom Brady Involved In Car Accident, Practices With Team

Tom Brady was involved in a two-car collision early Thursday morning. He is OK and has already made his way Gillette Stadium, where he is expected to practice in the afternoon.

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Video Taken Shortly After Tom Brady's Car Accident

While Tom Brady is okay and fully participated in the Patriots' practice Thursday afternoon, it's important to remember that there was still a car accident this morning -- one that involved three other people, one of whom was injured and taken to the hospital.

Late this afternoon, what appears to be a cellphone video surfaced on, showing the scene, the injured passenger in the van and a seemingly calm Brady just moments after the accident occurred.

Click here to watch the video on TMZ's website (it's an auto-play video).


Tom Brady Participates In Patriots' Thursday Afternoon Practice

As was expected, Tom Brady joined the Patriots for practice Thursday afternoon at Gillette Stadium, hours after being involved in a car accident early in the morning in Boston.

He showed no signs of an injuries, though somewhat strangely, he was the only player to keep his helmet on during the team stretching portion of practice.

A full report, from's Danny Picard:

Brady was participating in pre-workout sprints, and was also throwing short passes down field to his receivers, with no visual restrictions, and a towel under his left arm that he's used to help with his mechanics. it should also be noted that during the afternoon practice, Brady was extremely vocal with his teammates, and seemingly pumped up for Sunday's Week 1 game with the Cincinnati Bengals.

And via the Herald's Ian Rapoport, here's visual proof:



Tom Brady's Agent Issues Statement Regarding Car Accident

Tom Brady's agent, Don Yee, issued a very brief statement regarding his client's involvement in a two-car accident early Thursday morning in Boston (via Jason La Canfora's Twitter):

"I want to thank the safety personnel for their service, and express our concern and support for the well-being of the occupants of the other vehicle. I don't have any other information to share at this time."


Tom Brady At Gillette Stadium, Expected To Practice Thursday

Tom Brady was at Gillette Stadium Thursday morning, just hours after he was involved in a two-car accident in Boston, and is expected to practice with the Patriots Thursday afternoon.

Brady was seen shuffling in and out of team meetings, between which he told the team's Twitter that he was "ok."

Additionally, RB Kevin Faulk confirmed that Brady was on the field for the team's walk-through, saying, "He was there."

Other teammates are decidedly not taking Brady's accident as seriously as others may be. Said Matt Light: "It's just a car accident, people." And Stephen Neal said he was surprised it was "such a big deal," joking that he was concerned more about the condition of Brady's Audi.

Rookie TE Rob Gronkowksi, though, approached the situation with perhaps a more appropriate level of sincerity: "We're just all thankful that he's fine. ... Obviously it's a shock, no matter who it is."


Photos From Tom Brady's Car Accident Show His Damaged Audi

From Boston's WCVB-TV's Scott Isacc's Twitter comes a couple of photos from Tom Brady's accident scene Thursday morning.

Both show his black Audi with significant damage to the front end.



WCVB-TV in Boston also has more details regarding the accident:

Witnesses said Brady was crossing Gloucester Street in his Audi and was broadsided by another vehicle, possibly a passenger van, that was speeding on Commonwealth Avenue and ran a red light, pushing Brady's vehicle into a utility pole in the 6:30 a.m. crash.

Brady is currently on his way to work after refusing medical attention.


Patriots Confirm Tom Brady Was In An Accident, Expect Him At Gillette Stadium Today

The Patriots have confirmed that Tom Brady was involved in a car accident Thursday morning, and offer this statement (via their Twitter): "Patriots QB Tom Brady was in a car accident this morning. He was not hospitalized and is expected at Gillette Stadium today."

All reports indicate that Brady is indeed on his way to join the team as usual today.


Video From The Scene Of Tom Brady's Car Accident

From Boston's Channel 7 WHDH comes video of the scene of this morning's car crash in which Tom Brady was involved.

According to en eye-witness, Brady was "pretty banged up."

Sources calling in to WEEI's Dennis & Callahan Show say that "an Audi with New Jersey license plates (believed to be Brady's) and a Ford mini van were involved."

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