Every Thursday on ESPNBoston.com, there is a Patriots chat. Today's chat kicks off at 12:30. (Note: We had to push the chat to 12:30 to accommodate coverage of the Patriots' informal workout today.)
In recent weeks, there has been a lead-off question to ponder, which has sometimes become a central theme of the chat.
Today's question: How much longer do you envision Tom Brady playing at a high level as the Patriots' starting quarterback?
Brady, who is helping lead players through workouts this week in Boston, is signed through 2014. He turns 34 on Aug. 3