10/16/2014 04:50 pm ET

The Untold Story Of How Tom Brady Was Almost Drafted By The NY Jets - NY Daily News

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FOXBOROUGH — It was late in the 2000 draft, many rounds after the Jets selected Chad Pennington with the third of their record four first-round picks, when one veteran scout in their draft room had such a conviction on a player he nearly stood on a table shouting his name to general manager Bill Parcells.

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