Tom Brady Retirement Affects the NFL Salary Cap & Top Players

1. Tom Brady has announced his retirement from the NFL for a second time.

2. The 45-year-old quarterback posted a video to social media on February 1, 2023.

3. Saying "I'm retiring. For good." 

4. Brady had previously announced his retirement in 2022.

5. He had reversed his decision after 40 days.

6. Brady has had an illustrious 23-year career with the New England Patriots.

7. Earning seven Super Bowl wins, 649 passing touchdowns and 89,214 passing yards.

8. Last season, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers finished the regular season.

9. They completed with an 8-9 record and won the NFC South division.

10. But were eliminated in the wild card round by the Dallas Cowboys.

11. The four quarterbacks who led their teams to the NFL conference championships.