Tom Brady: Most Americans Think It Was Time He Retired
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady announced his retirement from professional football this week, and most Americans agree that it was time for the 44-year-old to hang up his cleats.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 54% of American Adults believe this was the right time for Brady to retire, while 14% think the seven-time Super Bowl champion should have tried to play at least one more season in the NFL. Another 33% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. American Adults was conducted on February 1-2, 2022 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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