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Todd Bowles informed the players of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers that Bruce Arians would not be staying as coach and would be replaced by him on the offensive coach position

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Arians' decision came one week after Tom Brady announced his retirement to join his former team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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As you might imagine, this news was shocking to Brady, but he didn't expect it to happen this way

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Arians disagreed that there wasn't any disagreement between the Arians and New York Times' Peter King and the Washington Post's Sam Farmer

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Brady, 69 years old at the time, stating that he was more comfortable distributing the chances of success to Bowles

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Arians said it was fairly simple to make the team handover on safe hands

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He deduced this conclusion soon after the injury Brady chose to call the team back for yet another year

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He had time to craft a thorough proclamation because he understood Arians's retirement not long after other halves