Tom Brady On Michigan This Year: “Gotta Beat The Buckeyes”

first_imgTom Brady throws a pass against the Detroit Lions.DETROIT, MI – SEPTEMBER 23: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots throws a pass while playing the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on September 23, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)Ohio State has won its last seven matchups against rival Michigan, and Wolverines fans are tired hearing about the Buckeyes’ domination. Former Michigan quarterback Tom Brady is one of them.Following a New England Patriots practice on Monday, Brady was asked about Michigan’s chances heading into the 2019 season. He simply said “Go Blue” – adding that the Wolverines “gotta beat the Buckeyes” this year.It’s safe to say that Brady is hoping that the fifth time is the charm for head coach Jim Harbaugh.Check it out, via sports anchor Brad Galli: Tom Brady on Michigan’s chances in 2019: “Go Blue, baby. Gotta beat the Buckeyes. That’s really important.”— Brad Galli (@BradGalli) August 5, 2019Michigan has won The Game just twice this century – in 2003 and 2011. The Buckeyes, in that time, have put a major dent into the Wolverines’ all-time series lead. At the moment, it’s 58-50-6 in favor of Michigan.Last year, the Wolverines were favored heading into the contest, but Ohio State still prevailed. In fact, it was a dominating 62-39 victory.This year’s game will take place on November 30 at Noon. It’s a safe bet that there will be a lot on the line when the two sides meet yet again.last_img