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Watch: Tom Brady's terrible 2000 NFL Combine

By Alex Butler
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady stands on the field after Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium in Houston on February 5, 2017. The Patriots defeated the Falcons 34-28 in the Super Bowl's first overtime game. The win was Brady's 5th in seven Super Bowls. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI
1 of 4 | New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady stands on the field after Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium in Houston on February 5, 2017. The Patriots defeated the Falcons 34-28 in the Super Bowl's first overtime game. The win was Brady's 5th in seven Super Bowls. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo

March 2 (UPI) -- Does a 5.28-second 40-yard dash sound like a time put up by an all-time great?

Don't feel bad if you said no, because 30 NFL franchise teams agreed when they passed on quarterback Tom Brady in the 2000 NFL Draft.

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The New England Patriots famously selected the former Michigan gunslinger with the No. 199 selection in that draft. But his combine was not pretty.

Brady might still be the slowest quarterback in the league, but there is something to be said for intangibles.

The NFL's official Twitter account posted a side-by-side comparison of the unimpressive workout next to Brady's in-game heroics.

Brady, 39, completed 395-of-638 passes for 4,773 yards, 30 touchdowns, and 17 interceptions in four seasons [29 games] at Michigan.

Chad Pennington was the first quarterback drafted in 2000. Giovanni Carmazzi, Chris Redman, Tee Martin, Marc Bulger, and Spergon Wynn followed Pennington, before Brady was picked up in the sixth round.

The 2017 NFL Combine began Thursday with place kickers, special teams players, offensive lineman, and running backs arriving in Indianapolis.

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