Injury a factor in push for Brady contract

Updated: September 15, 2010, 9:38 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Quarterback Tom Brady predictably wouldn't say Wednesday whether his anticipated contract extension has been signed. But, in perhaps the biggest hint that the deal is at the goal line and ready to be pushed through for the score, he did address how his season-ending knee injury from 2008 has shaped his mindset on business matters.

Brady was injured on the Patriots' 15th offensive play that season, ligaments in his left knee badly torn. As he considered how to approach ...

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