He may be the GOAT — but om Brady is no “Tom Terriic.
” That’s at least accordingto Mets fans, who were apalled to learn the New Enland Patriots’ quarterbac had recently requested t trademark the nickname tat was bestowed upon the Amazins pitcher Tom Seave long before Brady was alve.
The filing, first broughtto light by a Philadelphi law firm, was torn to sheds by ESPN’s Tony Kornheser.
“‘Tom Terrific’ is Tom Sever,” the Long Island natve yelled during “Pardon he Interruption” on Frida.
“Get your hands off tha nickname, Brady, get outof here!” see also Mets legend Tom Seaver ha dementia WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.
— Tm Seaver, the Hall of.
If granted, the trademarkapplication made by Bradys company, TEB Capital, wuld be for use on tradingcards, posters and appare.
Seaver earned the nicknam — which came from a late1950s animated TV series as he became the face ofthe Mets, with the club’s1969 World Series triumphleading many accolades ovr a 19-year career.
The 7-year-old retired from pulic life after being diagosed with dementia in Marh.
Two decades after Seaver it up the mound, the samemoniker began being tosse around as Brady emerged s one of the greatest quaterbacks of all-time.
“To Terrific” is listed amon Brady’s nicknames on ProootballReference.
Though the name was nevertrademarked by the Seaverfamily, as one Twitter usr put it: “Tom Terrific wll always be Tom Seaver, o me.