Tom Brady, Jack Brady
Tom Brady has more achievements than himself to be proud of these days.
The father-of-three shared a photo on Instagram of his eldest child, 15-year-old son John “Jack” Edward, preparing to throw a soccer ball. The blurred background shows the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback standing behind him, watching with others on the field in what appears to be a drill.
“My inspiration ❤️,” the father of three, who previously spoke of his son’s love for football, captioned the photo.
Brady shares Jack with ex Bridget Moynahan. He also has daughter Vivien Lake, 9, and son Benjamin Rein, 12, with ex-wife Gisele Bündchen.
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Earlier this week, the NFL veteran reflected on Thanksgiving before celebrating the holiday for the first time as a father of three on his SiriusXM podcast, let’s go!
“I consider myself a parent and am grateful that Thanksgiving is always time for family,” he said on the Nov. 21 episode. “When you think about this holiday and the dedication that parents make and what my parents have done for me and my career is incredible.”
Brady acknowledged the role his entire family played in his 23-season career, saying he “looks forward to finishing strong here after Thanksgiving.”
“And of course with so much gratitude to the people who have made such a huge impact in my life and supported me throughout this amazing career,” he continued. “I just want to be there for my kids. You know, I just want to be the best dad I can be.”
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Tom Brady #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hugs his son John Edward Thomas Moynahan before the game against the Green Bay Packers
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Speaking of his Thanksgiving plans, Brady said he made “a lot of plain pie this year” and “maybe should enjoy a little pumpkin pie and whipped cream. I’m going to enjoy it. It’s going to be a good Thanksgiving.” Going to do. “
A source close to the NFL star told PEOPLE earlier this month that his two children “will have full access to both [parents]whenever they want” as they adjust to their new family dynamic following the couple’s decision to divorce after 13 years of marriage.
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The source added, “They can see whichever parent they want. They have a schedule, but neither of them will stop their kids from seeing the other parent. It’s not who one of them is.”
The source added, “The kids love them both, and they have full access to both whenever they want.” “They’re not that vindictive.”
The insider concluded: “These kids will not be used as pawns. They will be loved and cherished by both parents.”