It’s cool. Tom Brady hurt his throwing hand in practice on Wednesday and didn’t practice today, four days before the AFC Championship Game. Don’t worry about it.
The teammate has remained unnamed, presumably for his own safety. Today the Patriots QB was at practice, but he didn’t actually practice. He did, however, wear a pair of red gloves:
Usually, Brady doesn’t wear a glove on his throwing hand. He doesn’t like it:
Brady was also supposed to take questions today. That was moved to tomorrow. New England is now in the phase where the media is asking Brian Hoyer if he’s ready to deal with the Jaguars:
This isn’t a full-blown panic, but: Any Pats fan who says they aren’t even the slightest bit worried about a vaguely injured Brady going into a playoff game against a team run by Tom Coughlin is lying.