Tom Brady came out of the gates hot.
The New England Patriots have no plans of starting the season 0–2. Quarterback Tom Brady led the offense to a career-high 20 points in the first quarter against the New Orleans Saints.
Brady three for three touchdowns in the first quarter of a game for the first time in his career. He finished the first quarter with Brady is 11-of-15 passes completed for 177 yards. He had no throwing touchdowns in the season-opening loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.
Watch Brady's three touchdowns below:
Brady hit Rex Burkhead with a 19-yard pass for his first touchdown pass of the season.
Brady connected with Rob Gronkowski for his 69th career touchdown with a 53-yard pass.
Brady found Chris Hogan for a 13-yard touchdown.
Brady now has 459 career touchdown passes.