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"Nearly All" NFL Executives Are Making The Same Tom Brady Prediction

Tom Brady screaming during an NFL game.

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 12: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots reacts as he runs on the field prior to the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Gillette Stadium on December 12, 2016 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Tim Bradbury/Getty Images)

The speculation for Tom Brady's free agency decision continues on Sunday night.

Brady, 42, is set to enter NFL free agency this upcoming week. The six-time Super Bowl champion is believed to be seriously considering a departure from New England.

Many within the NFL have thought that Brady and the Patriots are heading for a breakup, though those within the league might be changing their opinions.

ESPN NFL insider Jeremy Fowler reports that "nearly all" of the NFL executives he's spoken with today are predicting Brady to return to the Patriots.

"Among beliefs: Brady slow-playing for more weapons, market won't be obscene, N.E. still best place to win. We'll see what happens, but not many envision him in new uniform," he reports.

NBC Sports insider Chris Simms reported earlier on Sunday that Brady is down to the Patriots and the Bucs.

"The 49ers are out on Tom Brady," Simms said. "That is not going to happen. In my understanding, Tom Brady's number one choice was to go to San Francisco and be the starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers.

"I don't know what happened, but something happened in the last few days, to my understanding, to find out that the 49ers are out on Tom Brady, and they will be standing pat with Jimmy Garoppolo as their starting quarterback."

Will Brady ultimately just stay put?