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Photos: Tom Brady’s 20-year career with the Patriots

Tom Brady announced Tuesday that he was leaving New England

Tom Bradys fired up the crowd before the Patriots play the Steelers on Sept. 10, 2015, at Gillette Stadium.
Tom Bradys fired up the crowd before the Patriots play the Steelers on Sept. 10, 2015, at Gillette Stadium.Jim Davis/Globe Staff/file
Tom Brady always led his teammates out of the tunnel as they took the field for the start of games.
Tom Brady always led his teammates out of the tunnel as they took the field for the start of games.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
Tom Brady was drafted in 2000.
Tom Brady was drafted in 2000.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
Tom Brady's signature move before games: Yelling "Let's Go!"
Tom Brady's signature move before games: Yelling "Let's Go!"Barry Chin/Globe Staff
Tom Brady and Robert Kraft.
Tom Brady and Robert Kraft.Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff
Tom Brady celebrated a fourth-quarter touchdown vs. the Raiders in the Snow Bowl in January of 2002.
Tom Brady celebrated a fourth-quarter touchdown vs. the Raiders in the Snow Bowl in January of 2002.Barry Chin/Globe Staff
Tom Brady and his daughter, Vivian, talked during the Super Bowl parade in 2019.
Tom Brady and his daughter, Vivian, talked during the Super Bowl parade in 2019.Nathan Klima for The Boston Globe
A fan held up a portrait of Tom Brady during the Patriots Super Bowl parade in 2019.
A fan held up a portrait of Tom Brady during the Patriots Super Bowl parade in 2019.Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
Tom Brady kissed his wife Gisele Bundchen after a practice during training camp in 2018.
Tom Brady kissed his wife Gisele Bundchen after a practice during training camp in 2018.John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
Tom Brady appeared in 285 regular-season games for the Patriots.
Tom Brady appeared in 285 regular-season games for the Patriots.Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff
Tom Brady and Bill Belichick on the sidelines.
Tom Brady and Bill Belichick on the sidelines.Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff
Tom Brady and his son celebrated with the Lombardi Trophy in 2017.
Tom Brady and his son celebrated with the Lombardi Trophy in 2017.Barry Chin/Globe Staff
In the famous "Tuck Rule" game in 2002, Tom Brady lost the ball after being hit by the Raiders Charles Woodson (right) and it was recovered by Greg Biekert, but it was ruled an incomplete pass.
In the famous "Tuck Rule" game in 2002, Tom Brady lost the ball after being hit by the Raiders Charles Woodson (right) and it was recovered by Greg Biekert, but it was ruled an incomplete pass.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
Tom Brady lifted Asante Samuel following Samuel's fourth-quarter interception return for a touchdown in 2007.
Tom Brady lifted Asante Samuel following Samuel's fourth-quarter interception return for a touchdown in 2007.The Boston Globe - The Boston Gl/Boston Globe
Tom Brady during a media availability in 2013.
Tom Brady during a media availability in 2013.Barry Chin/Globe Staff
Tom Brady arrived at Salem State University in a helicopter for a speaking engagement in 2015.
Tom Brady arrived at Salem State University in a helicopter for a speaking engagement in 2015.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
Tom Brady warmed up before the Patriots played the Colts at Gillette Stadium in the AFC Championship Game in January of 2015.
Tom Brady warmed up before the Patriots played the Colts at Gillette Stadium in the AFC Championship Game in January of 2015. Matthew J .Lee/Globe Staff
Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels (right) congratulated Tom Brady after he made his 400th career touchdown pass against the Jaguars on Sept. 27, 2015, at Gillette Stadium.
Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels (right) congratulated Tom Brady after he made his 400th career touchdown pass against the Jaguars on Sept. 27, 2015, at Gillette Stadium.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
The view from The Viridian, a block from Fenway Park, of a Tom Brady advertisement.
The view from The Viridian, a block from Fenway Park, of a Tom Brady advertisement.Globe Staff Photo by Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff
Tom Brady hugged team owner Robert Kraft after New England Patriots beat the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium in 2015.
Tom Brady hugged team owner Robert Kraft after New England Patriots beat the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium in 2015.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
A fan held an array of Tom Brady faces in honor of his 39th birthday in 2016.
A fan held an array of Tom Brady faces in honor of his 39th birthday in 2016.John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
Tom Brady kissed the Lombardi Trophy as the Patriots championship parade made its way down Boylston Street in February of 2017.
Tom Brady kissed the Lombardi Trophy as the Patriots championship parade made its way down Boylston Street in February of 2017.Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff
Tom Brady threw a pass framed by a New England receiver and an Eagles defensive back.
Tom Brady threw a pass framed by a New England receiver and an Eagles defensive back. Jim Davis/Globe Staff
Tom Brady (right) snuck up behind teammate Chase Winovich and gave his hair a playful tug in the second half of a preseason game against the Giants.
Tom Brady (right) snuck up behind teammate Chase Winovich and gave his hair a playful tug in the second half of a preseason game against the Giants.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
Tom Brady on his way to the practice field at Gillette Stadium.
Tom Brady on his way to the practice field at Gillette Stadium.Nic Antaya for The Boston Globe
Tom Brady during the third quarter of Super Bowl XLIX in 2015 in Arizona.
Tom Brady during the third quarter of Super Bowl XLIX in 2015 in Arizona.Jim Davis/Globe Staff
 A dejected Tom Brady during the third quarter of Super Bowl LI against the Atlanta Falcons in 2017.
A dejected Tom Brady during the third quarter of Super Bowl LI against the Atlanta Falcons in 2017. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff
Tom Brady ran off the field after the Patriots defeated the Buffalo Bills 24-17.
Tom Brady ran off the field after the Patriots defeated the Buffalo Bills 24-17. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff
Tom Brady held up the Super Bowl trophy during a victory parade.
Tom Brady held up the Super Bowl trophy during a victory parade.Nathan Klima for The Boston Globe
Tom Brady headed toward the locker room after a win in the season opener in 2017.
Tom Brady headed toward the locker room after a win in the season opener in 2017.Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff