Brazilian Newspaper Refers to Tom Brady as 'Gisele Bundchen's Husband'

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistFebruary 2, 2015

via @ShastaCNN

In the United States, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is an NFL legend. In Brazil, he's just "Gisele Bundchen's husband."

Brady won his fourth championship Sunday with a 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. That ties him for the most Super Bowl titles by a quarterback in NFL history. Yet he doesn't even get called by name on the front page in Brazil. (Note: "Marido" is Portuguese for "husband.")

There's nothing wrong with being described that way. However, Brady would probably appreciate a different title. Perhaps four-time champion, three-time Super Bowl MVP, two-time NFL MVP or 10-time Pro Bowler. Any of those would do.



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