Shortly after the conclusion of Wednesday morning’s meeting between NFL officials and Tom Brady in New York court regarding the quarterback’s Deflategate punishment, one of the courtroom sketches was released.
This is no doubt the worst sketch of Tom Brady ever created pic.twitter.com/mFuHjfF3kS
— Jeff Israel (@jeffisrael25) August 12, 2015
Is that… Is that supposed to be….
Within minutes, Photoshopped memes started rolling in.
— Thunder Dan Weiner (@DanWeiner) August 12, 2015
Looks correct pic.twitter.com/0HyoTmDqpy
— Brian Floyd (@BrianMFloyd) August 12, 2015
Tom Brady the chosen one pic.twitter.com/9Jtc7VQDVw
— Dave Rappoccio (@DrawPlayDave) August 12, 2015
Natural progression. pic.twitter.com/pzsUazwTHu
— SportsPickle (@sportspickle) August 12, 2015
— Hector Diaz (@iamHectorDiaz) August 12, 2015
— Eric Levenson (@ejleven) August 12, 2015
— Tiarra Norcross (@TiarraNorcross) August 12, 2015
A few people even took a dig at Roger Goodell.
— Adam (@MikeTobacco) August 12, 2015
First Goodell sketches finally rolling in: pic.twitter.com/ug3OqDgoju
— Rich Levine (@rich_levine) August 12, 2015
And poor Gisele got dragged into the whole thing.
leave the sketch artist alone here is tom with gisele just last week pic.twitter.com/g2V3tNpOI6
— kurt (@kurtwearshats) August 12, 2015
— steve (@YallGotToChill) August 12, 2015
According to the Boston Globe’s Ben Volin, the sketch artists actually tried to sell their drawings to Brady!
Afterward, the sketch artists fawned over Brady and tried to sell him their drawings. His attorneys rolled their eyes
— Ben Volin (@BenVolin) August 12, 2015
Boston.com’s own Gary Dzen points out that, jokes aside, at least there’s one positive to be gained from this situation.
This used to be the worst picture of Tom Brady. pic.twitter.com/JcNRWwUpr3
— Gary Dzen (@GaryDzen) August 12, 2015