Gisele Bundchen & Tom Brady Hit Rio for Carnival

Posted Saturday March 5, 2011 4:06 PM GMT

Making the long flight overseas, Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady arrived side-by-side in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday (March 5).

Limping along in a cast as he recovers from foot surgery, the New England Patriots QB held hands with his model wife as the pair made the trip to partake in the annual Carnival festivities.

The trip comes as Brady joins the entire NFLPA in awaiting word on whether an agreement will be reached concerning a collective bargaining agreement.

Joining his fellow footballers, Tom has reportedly agreed "to be one of the plaintiffs if the NFL Players Association decides to file a lawsuit against the NFL in the event of a lockout," according to

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