New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was named the Associated Press Offensive Player of the Year, on Tuesday, marking the second time in four years that he's won the honor. The Associated Press, courtesy of, has the story, below.

Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots stands on the field during their 2011 AFC divisional playoff game against the New York Jets at Gillette Stadium on January 16, 2011 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.


 Tom Brady tore up the NFL with his precision passing and dynamic guidance of the New England Patriots' offense.

That was in 2007, when he ran away with The Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year award.

Ditto for 2010.