Tom Brady has not solely hosted Saturday Evening Reside however, over time, has additionally been the main focus of many sketches.
Within the newest episode of Let’s Go! with Tom Brady, Larry Fitzgerald and Jim Grey, Grey jokingly requested particular visitor Kenan Thompson why the 5-time NFL Tremendous Bowl MVP quarterback has been “a straightforward goal” on the legendary sketch comedy present. The explanation? Each Thompson and Brady, who hosted the present in 2005, agreed it’s due to the soccer star’s quirkiness.
“You’re on the radar although,” stated Thompson, the longest-tenured SNL solid member of all time. “There’s a number of quirky individuals on the market that no one care about… however [parodying] somebody that everyone respects is aware of that that armor can’t be chipped. That enables for the joke-telling to be enjoyable.”
Throughout Thompson’s look, the SNL nice additionally shared his favourite athlete-hosts, together with Charles Barkley, Peyton Manning and Michael Phelps. He additionally mentioned how sports activities brings communities collectively and revealed how — even after 20 years on the long-running NBC present — he nonetheless usually looks like a rookie.
Moreover, Brady and Fitzgerald talked concerning the previous week within the NFL, plus Fitzgerald and Grey welcomed Joey Logano after the motive force’s NASCAR Cup Collection Championship victory.
Brady mirrored on the Bucs’ dramatic comeback win in opposition to the Rams on Sunday and his latest milestone of 100,000 profession passing yards. Fitzgerald began the episode speaking about Fitzgerald’s journey within the tempo automobile for the NASCAR Cup Collection Championship in Phoenix, earlier than being joined by Logano. Logano talked about his four-year-old son’s love of vehicles and the way a lot enjoyable it was to expertise this alongside him. Lastly, Fitzgerald and Grey mentioned the Colts firing Frank Reich, the stunning rent of Jeff Saturday because the interim head coach, Kirk Cousins’ wild celebration after one other Vikings win, and extra.
Take heed to Thompson’s interview — in addition to your entire new episode of Let’s Go! with Tom Brady, Larry Fitzgerald and Jim Grey — under.
About Let’s Go!
Every week of the NFL season, Let’s Go! options the 2 NFL greats’ and Grey’s ideas on the most recent information across the league, in addition to their lives away from the soccer discipline. The present additionally options appearances by high-profile visitors. New episodes debut each Monday at 6 pm ET/3 pm PT on SiriusXM’s Mad Canine Sports activities Radio (Ch. 82) and replay at 6:30 pm ET/3:30 pm PT on SiriusXM NFL Radio (Ch. 88).
Following the SiriusXM debut, the present is launched as a podcast on Stitcher, Apple, the SXM App and all main podcast-listening platforms. Episodes may also be obtainable on SiriusXM’s YouTube web page (audio solely).