Basketball Hall of Famer Charles Barkley has a precept about why NFL defenses uncover it highly effective to play in opposition to Tom Brady: his mesmerizing eyes.
Barkley spoke about Brady all through an look Tuesday on Jimmy Kimmel Live. The NBA legend considers himself a pal of New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick. Belichick invited Barkley to a workforce observe sooner than Super Bowl LIII ultimate week in Atlanta.
Barkley spoke to a lot of members of the Patriots sooner than working into Brady.
“I was having a great time … but then I made a mistake,” Barkley instructed Kimmel. “I looked Tom Brady in the eyes.”
“Tom Brady is like right here and I look him in the eyes and I said ‘damn, you’re a pretty man.’ That’s what I was thinking to myself.”
Barkley talked about he obtained embarrassed and turned his head within the unsuitable means when talking to Brady.
“I see why he scores all of them touchdowns, because the defenders are looking at his eyes,” Barkley talked about. “They get mesmerized. That Tom Brady is a pretty man.”
The well-known gambler moreover known as himself foolish for selecting the Los Angeles Rams in opposition to the unfold inside the Super Bowl LIII in opposition to the Patriots.
Barkley and Kimmel agreed about Brady’s handsomeness sooner than shifting on with their dialog. The 55-year-old former basketball star turned mates with Belichick inside the early 1990s, when the long term Hall of Fame coach was answerable for the Cleveland Browns.
Brady, 41, completed 21-of-35 passes for 262 yards and an interception inside the Patriots’ win Feb. 3 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The victory gave Brady a report sixth Vince Lombardi Trophy.
Brady is slated to return to the Patriots for a 20th season.