Tom Brady Hits 500 TD Milestone With Pass To Josh Gordon
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady joined elite firm final evening, changing into simply the third participant in NFL historical past to throw 500 landing passes. The solely different gamers within the 500 TD membership are Peyton Manning (539) and Brett Favre (508). New Orleans Saint QB Drew Brees will quickly turn into the fourth member, as he's at present sitting on 496.
Brady's milestone second got here within the fourth quarter of New England's 38-24 victory in opposition to the Colts, when he related with Josh Gordon on a 39-yard cross within the endzone.
In discovering Gordon within the endzone, Brady additionally set an NFL document by throwing not less than one landing cross to 71 completely different gamers, breaking a tie with Vinny Testaverde for essentially the most in NFL historical past.
According to ESPN, Brady has additionally thrown 71 landing passes within the playoffs, however these do not depend towards NFL document totals.