Tom Brady took to Twitter to voice his opinions about the Tennesse Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars game on September 19th. He had had enough of the penalties called during the game.
A total of 20 penalties were called, with 15 called in the first half alone, including eight holding calls.
“Too many penalties. Just let us play!!!! #TENvsJAC,” Brady tweeted. “I’m turning off this game I can’t watch these ridiculous penalties anymore.”
Analyst Troy Aikman mentioned Brady’s tweets during the television broadcast of the game.
“Tom Brady is one of the least controversial people we have in our game,” says Aikman. “He is league royalty. When he makes a statement like that, that should get somebody’s attention.”
During the game, the Titans had 12 penalties, their most since week five of the 2017 season. The Jaguars defeated the Titans 20-7 giving them their first win of 2019.