Such a graceful dive. Such a powerful blow.
"It was scary," Kraft said Monday, his momentary fears quickly put to rest, "but he popped right up."
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"We all shuddered up in the box," he said. "We thought that his back might have been broken."
Another unexpected occurrence also caught Kraft's attention -- the vertical leap of the lumbering Brady. The quarterback soared high over his offensive line, arcing his back and reaching the ball over the goal line while clutching it with both hands.
"I actually didn't know he had that kind of rise," Kraft said with a smile.
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