CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie has addressed rumors that legendary quarterback Tom Brady is trying to buy the Montreal Alouettes, dismissing the claims as false.
Nevertheless, sportscaster Rod Pederson, who initially reported the retired quarterback’s alleged curiosity within the CFL group, insists that the seven-time Tremendous Bowl champion is a part of a gaggle contemplating a takeover in Montreal.
The Montreal Alouettes have undergone quite a few possession adjustments over the previous few years, with Canadian businessman Pierre Karl Peladeau buying the group in March 2023.
Final week, Pederson revealed that he had been knowledgeable by a supply that Brady and one other “large sports activities identify” have been concerned in makes an attempt to buy the Montreal group within the winter, albeit not as the primary monetary backers.
Nonetheless, Ambrosie appears to have dominated out the potential for the Alouettes present process one other upheaval within the close to future throughout a current look on the SportsCage podcast.
He acknowledged, “All I can say is I do not bear in mind speaking to Tom at any level in the course of the course of, so I do not know the place that rumor got here from. Look, he is clearly an iconic determine within the recreation of soccer, and had Tom indicated some curiosity, we might have beloved to have talked to him. However I can actually say this, there isn’t any approach you may make me extra thrilled than I’m to welcome Pierre Karl Peladeau into the league.”
Sportscaster fires again at CFL Commissioner’s denial of Tom Brady’s involvement in Montreal Alouettes’ possession group
Pedersen, in response to Ambrosie’s feedback, claimed that his report was “no early April Fools joke.” The Saskatchewan sportscaster additionally famous that the CFL commissioner didn’t deny the allegations. “Three issues on Randy’s quote: 1) That is not a denial, 2) Who mentioned he talked to Brady instantly?” Pedersen wrote in his column.
Brady has already ventured into sports activities group possession by buying a minority stake within the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces final month. Since retiring from soccer for good, the NFL icon has additionally been linked to different intriguing initiatives, resembling starring in a Netflix roast particular.