Quarterback fought 103-degree fever, chills
The magazine said in this week's issue that Brady had an intravenous line in his left -- non-throwing -- arm on Saturday night while fighting off chills in his Pittsburgh hotel room.
In outdoor temperatures of 11 degrees, Brady threw for two touchdowns with no interceptions to lead the Patriots to a 41-27 victory and their third Super Bowl appearance in four years.
Patriots spokesman Stacey James did not immediately return a phone call seeking comment.
Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press
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