NORTH GOES SOUTH AGAINST BRADY

Four teams are winless against Tom Brady since the future Hall of Famer kicked off his career as an NFL starter on Sept. 30, 2001. Two of them reside in the NFC North. The Bears are 0-5, while the Vikings are 0-4. Brady also is 4-0 against the Cowboys and 4-0 against the Buccaneers. Here are Brady’s numbers against the NFC North overall and against each team:

Vs. NFC North

Record: 16-4

Stats: 444-for-667 (66.1), 5,062 yards, 40 TDs, 12 INTs, 101.3 rat.

Vs. Vikings

Record: 4-0

Stats: 80-for-125 (64.0), 1,000 yards, 9 TDs, 1 INT, 109.4 rat.

Vs. Bears

Record: 5-0

Stats: 140-for-199 (70.4), 1,595 yards, 14 TDs, 4 INTs, 109.2 rat.

Vs. Lions

Record: 4-2

Stats: 119-for-177 (67.2), 1,338 yards, 7 TDs, 4 INTs, 93.5 rat.

Vs. Packers

Record: 3-2

Stats: 103-for-169 (70.0), 1,129 yards, 10 TDs, 3 INTs, 93.0 rat.

Source: Pro Football Reference