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Ticket prices for Tom Brady’s return to New England to face the Patriots are absurd

How much would you pay to see a GOAT?

Tom Brady is established to make his return to Foxborough, Mass., this tumble, with the Buccaneers traveling to Gillette Stadium to acquire on Monthly bill Belichick and the Patriots in 7 days four of the 2021 time.

Of training course, Brady is returning to New England for the first time given that signing up for the Buccaneers and winning Super Bowl fifty five — his seventh, and first outdoors of New England — so of training course admirers will be lining up to see him. But it would not be low-cost.

Unearthed by Bleacher Report’s Grasp Tesfatsion, tickets for the Pats-Bucs matchup are likely to be exorbitantly highly-priced, with the increased-end seats nearing $9,000 a pop. 

A more cost-effective ticket will cost admirers $1,four hundred, or the price tag of a MacBook:

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For comparison, tickets for the 7 days seven Jets vs. Patriots matchup are much additional in line with a common Pats household game: $300 for a more cost-effective ticket, up to about $1,two hundred for the additional highly-priced seats. 

Brady and Belichick dealing with off for the first time in their NFL careers is likely to direct to so lots of exciting storylines: Will Mac Jones get the start out by that stage? Will the Patriots place up a fight?

Maybe, however, the most exciting dilemma: Why would Patriots admirers want to pay that much around value to see Brady’s return? Nicely, people today pay for boxing pay-per-views for just one of two good reasons: To witness greatness, or to see fighters get knocked out.

Likely a mix of both of those below.