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Tom Brady throws for 2 TDs, Super Bowl champions dominate Eagles 31-15

Buccaneers victorious in bid to return to Super Bowl
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Tom Brady throws vs. Philadelphia Eagles in wild-card playoff game, Jan. 16, 2022
Posted at 6:12 PM, Jan 16, 2022

TAMPA, Fla. — Tom Brady threw for 271 yards and two touchdowns, helping the Tampa Bay Buccaneers launch their bid for a return to the Super Bowl with a dominating 31-15 NFC wild-card playoff victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.

The defending champions set the tempo from the start, with Brady leading a pair of long TD drives in the opening quarter and building the lead to 17-0 by halftime.

The seven-time Super Bowl winner finished off the Eagles with TD passes of 2 yards to Rob Gronkowski and 36 yards to Mike Evans, improving his dazzling playoff record to 35-11 in a record 46 postseason starts.