NFL Week 5 grades: Tom Brady's monster day helps Buccaneers land 'A-'; Jaguars get 'D' with 20th straight loss

Tom Brady has actually remained in the NFL for so long that it seems like he’s accomplished whatever there is to achieve, however as it ends up, he in fact did something on Sunday that he had actually never ever done prior to in his 21-year profession. 

During Tampa Bay’s controling 45-17 win over the Dolphins, Brady tossed for 411 lawns and 5 goals, marking the very first time that he’s tossed for 5 or more goals in a video game where he likewise tossed for 400 or more lawns. In 21 years, Brady had actually tossed for 5 or more goals an overall of 8 times, however he had actually never ever struck the 400-yard mark when doing so. 

Brady is now connected with Peyton Manning for the second-most five-touchdown video games in NFL history, routing just Drew Brees, who ended his profession with 11. 

With Brady taking on a familiar enemy in Dolphins coach Brian Flores — the 2 invested 16 years together in New England — it practically appeared like the  44-year-old quarterback understood whatever the Dolphins were going to do prior to they in fact did it. 

The Buccaneers quarterback diced up the Dolphins defense and there’s absolutely nothing Miami might do to stop him. 

Brady’s 5 goal passes went to 3 various gamers and the most amazing rating certainly went to Antonio Brown, who captured a brief pass and turned it into a 62-yard TD. 

That rating was Brady’s 45th profession goal pass of 50 lawns or more, which is connected for the 3rd most in NFL history. Brown in fact reached 900 profession receptions on Sunday, reaching the mark in 143 video games, which is much faster than any other gamer in NFL history (Marvin Harrison had the old record, which was 149 video games).  

Although it’s simple to provide Brown a great deal of the credit for that rating — and you most likely must — there were likewise a couple of tosses where Brady is worthy of the majority of the credit, like this fourth-quarter goal pass to Mike Evans. 

What Brady is doing at age 44 does not even appear possible. There are quarterbacks half his age who have difficulty making that toss, however he makes it look simple. As a matter of reality, he makes whatever appearance simple. 

When Brady is on his “A” video game, the Buccaneers are difficult to beat and the quarterback was certainly on his “A” video game versus the Dolphins. The Buccaneers wound up amounting to 558 lawns versus the Dolphins, which was the second-highest overall ever with Brady and the fourth-highest overall in group history. 

Alright, let’s get to the grades for each video game from Week 5. If you’re searching for a much deeper dive on the Rams’ wild 26-17 win over the Seahawks that was used Thursday, make certain to click on this link.  

Atlanta 27-20 over N.Y. Jets in London

Minnesota 19-17 over Detroit

New Orleans 33-22 over Washington

Tennessee 37-19 over Jacksonville

Tampa Bay 45-17 over Miami

New England 25-22 over Houston

Green Bay 25-22 over Cincinnati (OT)

Packers-Bengals grades by Tyler Sullivan (Love the grades? Hate the grades? Let him understand on Twitter.)

Philadelphia 21-18 over Carolina

Eagles-Panthers grades by Jeff Kerr (Love the grades? Hate the grades? Let him understand on Twitter.)

Pittsburgh 27-19 over Denver

Broncos-Steelers grades by Bryan DeArdo (Love the grades? Hate the grades? Let him understand on Twitter.)



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