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Analyst Explains How The Cowboys Could 'Pitch' Tom Brady

Tom Brady throws an interception in the first half against the Texans.

HOUSTON, TX - DECEMBER 1: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots warms up before a game against the Houston Texans at NRG Stadium on December 1, 2019 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Tom Brady may sign with a team other than the New England Patriots when NFL free agency opens next month. Will it be the Dallas Cowboys?

Most likely, the answer is no. This Brady-to-Dallas rumor makes for fun offseason fodder but seems unlikely to come to fruition.

However, that won't stop people from talking about it, like NBC Sports' Mike Florio did on Friday. He and Big Cat from Barstool Sports did a segment where they were given a team and had to give a hypothetical free agent pitch for Brady.

Florio outlined a scenario where Jerry Jones is tired of Dak Prescott's contract posturing and proceeds to recruit the 42-year-old legend to come play for the Cowboys.

“I am fascinated by the possibility of Jerry Jones saying to Dak Prescott, ‘Look, we’ve tried to sign you to a long-term contract. We have offered you umpteen different structures and figures and you continue to say no. So, I want to win a Super Bowl and I want to do it with Tom Brady,'” Florio said.

You can watch the video of Florio's segment and read his free agency offer to Brady below.

“‘Tom, we can give you an offensive line unlike any you’ve ever had, a running back unlike any you’ve ever had, receivers far better than this revolving door of mediocrity that you’re dealing with in New England," Florio said on NBC Sports. "We got a new coach who’s trying to prove himself again — Mike McCarthy — and he’s won a Super Bowl. We will pay you a ton of money and you will be the quarterback of America’s Team. You will become America’s quarterback. We will talk to Roger Staubach about getting you No. 12. He will say it’s OK and we will go and get it done in the worst division in football.’

“See, you go to the AFC West, you gotta deal with Patrick Mahomes, you gotta play in Denver, where Tom Brady has a losing record. You go to the NFC West. you gotta deal with the Rams and the Seahawks and the Cardinals, who are on the upswing. You go to the NFC East, you got a bunch of crap teams. You’re gonna be just like Tom Brady with the Patriots in the AFC East: run roughshod over the division, get the No. 1 seed, force the road to the Super Bowl to come through AT&T Stadium and the Cowboys get to the Super Bowl and Tom gets No. 7 and he walks off into the sunset. Jerry Jones can say, ‘Mission accomplished. I finally have a Super Bowl win with a team that I built.’"

NFL free agency officially opens on March 18. The legal tampering window begins March 16.

We'll know soon enough where Brady will play in 2020.