Patriots owner Robert Kraft believes Tom Brady has a "lot of play left."
36-year-old Tom Brady said he feels physically better now than when he was 25.
Tom Brady completed 24-of-38 passes for 277 yards and a touchdown, and rushed for a second score as New England fell to Denver 26-16 in Sunday's AFC Championship game.
Tom Brady (illness) has been removed from the Patriots injury report.
Tom Brady (illness) returned to the Patriots facility Thursday and is expected to practice.
Tom Brady was officially listed as "DNP" on the Wednesday injury report with illness and a right shoulder issue.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Tom Brady missed Wednesday's practice with an illness.
Tom Brady (undisclosed) wasn't present at the portion of practice open to the media Wednesday.
Tom Brady completed 13-of-25 passes for 198 yards, zero touchdowns and zero interceptions in New England's Divisional Round win over the Colts.
Tom Brady completed 14-of-24 passes for 122 yards, one touchdown and an interception in New England's 34-20, Week 17 win over the Bills.
Tom Brady (shoulder) is practicing in full for Week 17.
Tom Brady completed 14-of-26 passes for 172 yards and a touchdown as the Patriots dominated Baltimore 41-7 in Week 16.
Tom Brady (shoulder) remained "limited" in Thursday's practice.
Tom Brady completed 34-of-55 passes for 364 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in New England's 24-20, Week 15 loss to the Dolphins.