Entertainment Sports Tom Brady's Ex Bridget Moynahan and Other Celebs React to His Un-Retirement: 'The GOAT Is Back' Less than two months after announcing his retirement from the NFL, Tom Brady confirmed that he's returning to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers By Nicholas Rice Nicholas Rice Instagram Twitter Nicholas Rice is a Staff Editor for PEOPLE Magazine. He began working with the brand as an Editorial Intern in early 2020, before later transitioning to a freelance role, and then staff positions soon after. Nicholas writes and edits anywhere between 7 to 9 stories per day on average for PEOPLE, spanning across each vertical the brand covers. Nicholas has previous work experience with Billboard, POPSUGAR, Bustle and Elite Daily. When not working, Nicholas can be found playing with his 5 dogs, listening to pop music or eating mozzarella sticks. People Editorial Guidelines Published on March 14, 2022 12:48 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Lorenzo Bevilaqua/Disney General Entertainment Content via Getty Tom Brady will always have the support of his fans — and fellow stars. After the quarterback, 44, revealed on Sunday that he will no longer be retiring from the NFL, a reversal of a decision he made last month, many of Brady's fans reacted to the surprising news with support. Brady's ex, Bridget Moynahan — with whom he shares oldest son John "Jack" Edward, 14 — was among those to comment on the news on social media, writing an Instagram post for the athlete. "Thank God, I had no idea what I was going to do with my Sundays," Moynahan, 50, wrote alongside a screenshot of a CNN article announcing Brady's decision. "Congratulations @tombrady, so proud of you!" Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. Alongside his announcement, Brady shared two photos: one of his Tampa Bay Buccaneers linemen, and another of his family — wife Gisele Bündchen, and kids Vivian Lake, 9, Benjamin Rein, 12, and Jack. In the comment section, the iconic athlete was met with support from various famous faces. For more on Tom Brady un-retiring from football, listen below to our daily podcast on PEOPLE Every Day. "The GOAT is back! 🐐," wrote golf star Bryson DeChambeau, referring to the "Greatest of All Time" term often used to describe those who excel in their field. Want to get the biggest stories from PEOPLE every weekday? Subscribe to our new podcast, PEOPLE Every Day, to get the essential celebrity, entertainment and human interest news stories Monday through Friday. French Montana expressed similar sentiments in his own comment, writing, "Hannnnnnn the 🐐 💪🏽," as Big Sean added a single goat emoji. "Well this REALLY improved my mood," Erin Andrews said as Hugh Jackman commented, "Yesssss LFG!" Bündchen, 41, meanwhile, wrote, "Here we go again! Let's go lovvvey! Let's go Bucs! 🔥," while the Tampa Bay Buccaneers — the team Brady will be playing for once again — added: "Welcome back, Tampa Tom 😎🌴." Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians was also obviously excited about getting his star athlete back. He wrote in a statement shared on the team's Instagram, "Tom Brady loves to play football as much as anyone I have ever been around. As Tom said, his place right now is on the football field. He is still playing at a championship level and was as productive as anyone in the league last season. We are ecstatic that he decided to continue playing and working toward winning another championship." RELATED VIDEO: Patriots Coach Bill Belichick Calls Tom Brady 'Best Player in NFL History' in Retirement Tribute In his Instagram post, Brady reflected on his short retirement, writing, "These past two months I've realized my place is still on the field and not in the stands." "That time will come. But it's not now," he added. "I love my teammates, and I love my supportive family. They make it all possible." "I'm coming back for my 23rd season in Tampa. We have unfinished business. LFG," Brady then confirmed. Gisele Bündchen Sends Love to Husband Tom Brady After Decision to Un-Retire: 'Here We Go Again' Brady was drafted by the New England Patriots in 2000, and spent the first 20 seasons of his career with the team, winning six Super Bowls. His last two seasons in the NFL were played with the Buccaneers, who Brady led to his seventh Super Bowl victory in 2021. A source recently told PEOPLE of Brady: "He feels like he has unfinished business and wants one more year."