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Tom Brady is Under Armour's 'muse' on new athlete recovery line

Tom Brady is Under Armour's 'muse' on new athlete recovery line

Approaching 40 years old, Tom Brady said it's neither happenstance nor his DNA enabling him to continue to play football at an elite level in a league in which most quarterbacks his age have long since been discarded.

In bed by 9:00 most nights and up by 5:30 a.m., the New England Patriots star and Under Armour endorser is as meticulous about his sleep and recuperation as he is about studying defenses. He's what might be called a competitive sleeper.

The five-time Super Bowl champion's devotion to his off-the-field regimen inspired Under Armour to push into a new category — athlete recovery — that the Baltimore-based athletic wear company hopes to make its own. Recovery is...

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