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Tom Brady on teammates skipping White House: Thats their choice

Tom Brady on teammates skipping White House: Thats their choice
Published On: Tue, Feb 14
Oct 27, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints defensive end Akiem Hicks (76) and other defenders tackle Buffalo Bills running back Tashard Choice (20) during the second half at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. New Orleans defeated Buffalo 35-17. Mandatory Credit: Crystal LoGiudice-USA TODAY Sports

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has no problem with teammates skipping their visit to the White House.

Brady has called President Trump a friend, but several Patriots have said they will not go because they oppose Trumps policies. Brady skipped the Patriots only White House visit during the Obama years, but he said this morning on PFT Live that had nothing to do with politics.

Everybody has their own choice, Brady said. Theres certain years, like a couple years ago, I wanted to go and didnt get the opportunity based on the schedule " we didnt get told until I think like 10 days before we were going, and at that point I had something Id been planning for months and couldnt get there.

The Patriots won three Super Bowls when George W. Bush was president, and Brady also went to the Bill Clinton White House in college when Michigan won the national championship. He considers it a valuable experience, but he understands that not everyone will make it.

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