Brady is at present on monitor to earn not one of the $5 million value of incentives this 12 months. Earlier than the beginning of the season, New England restructured a few of his contract and gave him an additional couple million if he hit sure marks, based on NBC Sports activities’ ProFootballTalk.
The 19-year veteran could make $1 million by hitting one, a number of or all of these particular incentives: (1) ending within the prime 5 in passer score; (2) ending within the prime 5 in completion proportion; (3) ending within the prime 5 in yards per try; (4) ending within the prime 5 in landing passes; and (5) ending within the prime 5 in passing yards.
Nonetheless, Brady falls far exterior the highest 5 of all however one class.
He’s at present 16th in passer score amongst beginning quarterbacks, 20th in completion proportion, 26th in yards per try, tied for eighth in landing passes, and 20th in passing yards.
Brady can decide up a spot in every of the primary three classes if Buccaneers QB Ryan Fitzpatrick is omitted, however nonetheless has lots of floor to make up via the following three quarters of the season.
His subsequent try shall be throughout Thursday when the Patriots host the Colts at 8:20 p.m. ET.