Tom Brady still can’t get a high five from Patriots


There’ll be no high five for you, Tom Brady, the Patriots said Saturday night. (Courtesy Patriots Facebook page)

Tom Brady still can’t get a high five from his New England Patriots teammates.

He was repeatedly left looking like a member of the royal family throughout the season, much to the amusement of the internet, and that wasn’t changing even after the team advanced to the AFC championship game Saturday night. He keeps trying, though — bless him — and now it seems to be kind of a joke.


Earlier this season, Julian Edelman delivered the digital diss.


Then, later in the season, LeGarrette Blount was merciful:


H/T SB Nation, Deadspin, Fox Sports for the GIF work

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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