Tom Brady Takes the Field in Tampa — Without Gisele Bündchen and Young of us Seen in Stands — After Hurricane Ian
Tom Brady and the Buccaneers took the subject in Tampa Bay on Sunday for their sport in opposition to the Kansas City Chiefs, after being forced to evacuate earlier in the week attributable to Hurricane Ian.
The 45-Twelve months-extinct quarterback’s partner, Gisele Bündchen, who hasn’t attended a sport this season, became as soon as now no longer seen in the crowd. The 42-Twelve months-extinct mannequin’s absence at her husband’s video games comes amid the couple reportedly hitting a “tough patch” in their relationship in recent months.
The couple shares two younger of us — 9-Twelve months-extinct daughter Vivian Lake and son Benjamin Rein, 12, whom he shares with Gisele Bündchen, alongside with John “Jack” Edward, 15, whom Brady shares with ex Bridget Moynahan.
On the prior Sunday, Brady and the Buccaneers took on Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers for their first sport at Tampa Bay’s Raymond James Stadium this season. His youngsters were recent, nonetheless partner Bündchen became as soon as notably absent.
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A offer told PEOPLE that even though she became as soon as now no longer there, “Gisele is restful dedicated to her youngsters and is engaged on personal projects,” the insider said.
Brady announced a donation to the Florida Effort Fund on Thursday, as he encouraged others in the NFL to attain the identical amid the devastation left right by design of the Sunshine Converse by Hurricane Ian.
“Contented [we’re] ready to trot dwelling for Sunday evening, nonetheless so many folk in Florida gained’t be ready to attain the identical,” he wrote on Twitter. “I will be making a donation to the Florida Effort Fund to secure issues began, and I’m hoping the rest of the NFL household in our articulate will phrase swimsuit.”
Brady added in one other tweet: “Our neighbors toughen us eternally, it is time to come the prefer.”
Earlier in the week, a offer told PEOPLE that Brady had evacuated the Tampa Bay space with his younger of us. In a statement, his crew addressed the protection concerns earlier than Sunday’s sport. “The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have made contingency plans for this week’s preparations for Sunday’s sport in opposition to the Kansas City Chiefs,” the statement read, noting their departure from Tampa on Tuesday to Miami.
A offer beforehand told PEOPLE that Brady evacuated his three youngsters — 9-Twelve months-extinct daughter Vivian Lake and son Benjamin Rein, 12, whom he shares with Gisele Bündchen, alongside with John “Jack” Edward, 15, whom he shares with ex Bridget Moynahan — out of the space to their dwelling in Miami. Bündchen became as soon as also there with the household, a offer said.
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On his SiriusXM podcast Let’s Trail! with Tom Brady, Larry Fitzgerald and Jim Grey on Monday, Brady talked about the non permanent relocation.
“That is objective a itsy-bitsy so a lot of for me,” the seven-time Spacious Bowl winner said. “I’ve by no technique had to address anything like this. We had COVID for a pair years and now with this appears like a glorious intense hurricane coming our manner.”
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He added, “I don’t speak Tampa’s potentially, I don’t speak any blueprint is terribly successfully suited for a hurricane to hit, nonetheless all americans in this space will be in our thoughts and prayers as we battle by design of it. I do know our crew is going to need to adjust, trot to Miami and phrase there for the week, and then with any luck we are in a position to come motivate later in the week and play in opposition to the Chiefs Sunday evening.”