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Brady emphasizes gratitude in Instagram post

Tom Brady reflected on the Super Bowl loss in an Instagram post on Friday morning. 

Brady steered clear of the week full of controversies (the Malcolm Butler benching, Rob Gronkowski’s retirement talk and Josh McDaniels reversal on taking the Indianapolis Colts job and staying with the Patriots) and instead posted a picture of himself and Gronk and wrote about how grateful he was: 

Earlier this week, Brady was one of several Patriots and ex-Patriots who liked and commented on Butler's Instagram post after the cornerback was benched in the Super Bowl.