Tom Brady apologizes for 'poor choice of words' after comparing football season to military deployment

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Tom Brady has apologized for his "poor" choice of words after comparing an NFL season to being deployed in the military.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback faced criticism this week after saying on a podcast that he looks at a football season "like I'm going away on deployment for the military," adding, "It's like, 'Man, here I go again.'"

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