Tom Brady's expectations for himself have been high from the moment he made his first NFL start back in 2001.
It reached its latest high watermark this past February when he became the most-decorated Super Bowl quarterback in NFL history, after leading the Patriots to a historic comeback win over the Falcons to earn his fifth ring.
But as the Patriots prepare for Sunday's rematch with Atlanta, Brady believes he's yet to play his best this season, despite ranking among the league's passing leaders at age 40.
"This year I don't think we're really where we need to be," Brady said Wednesday. "We're certainly 4-2. I think there's a lot of things we wish we...