Tom Brady loved the fact that Mike Evans came out and protected him.
During Sunday’s Saints-Bucs game, Brady got into a heated altercation with Saints DB Marshon Lattimore. Evans saw Lattimore chirping at his QB and immediately ran to the field to shove Lattimore to the ground.
— sportsvids99 (@sportsvids991) September 18, 2022
After getting ejected from the game, Evans was seen telling refs “that’s Tom Brady what do you want me to do?”
“That’s Tom Brady, what you want me to do?!?”
-Mike Evans, a real rider
— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) September 18, 2022
During his podcast on Monday, Brady spoke about how he appreciated Evans defending him.
— SiriusXM (@SIRIUSXM) September 19, 2022
As for Evans he has been suspended for one game due to shoving Lattimore.
NFL suspended Buccaneers’ WR Mike Evans one game for Sunday’s unnecessary roughness with Saints’ CB Marshon Lattimore.
Evans was suspended one game for a previous fracas with Lattimore in 2017.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 19, 2022