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Gallery: Tom Brady best clutch QB

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Early Signs

Photograph By Jim Davis/The Boston Globe/Getty Images

In just his third game as a starter after an injury to Drew Bledsoe, Brady showed the type of late-game splash that would become a staple of his career. He rallied New England from a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter and helped put Adam Vinatieri in position to kick the game-winning field goal in overtime.