Tom Brady is impressed by Mark Wahlberg's abs in shirtless Instagram snap

Mark Wahlberg is a noted superfan of the New England Patriots — and the feeling is mutual.

Boston-raised Wahlberg, 48, showed off his shredded physique in an Instagram photo this weekend, and the shirtless snap caught the attention of none other than Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

"We are looking for some skill players," Brady, who's not in bad shape himself, quipped. 

Wahlberg, who's currently filming his upcoming Netflix movie "Wonderland," later responded to Brady, "Let Coach know I'm coming for that spot!"

Fellow ripped celeb Mario Lopez also weighed in, commenting, "Show 'em what fellas in their 40s are all about! You look awesome bro!"

The "Transformers" actor's intense daily workout routine is rigorous: He wakes up at 2:30 AM every single morning to start his day, and by the time the clock its 7:30 AM, he's already worked out, eaten two separate meals, showered and played a round of golf.

In addition to advocating for clean eating and plenty of exercise, Wahlberg's also thrown his support behind particular multivitamins and protein powders. His Whole Food Multivitamin has perfect 5-star reviews on Amazon.

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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21: Actor Mark Wahlberg (R) and Ella Rae Wahlberg leave the 'Good Morning America' taping at the ABC Times Square Studios on September 21, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Ray Tamarra/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 17: (L-R) Mark Wahlberg, Ella Rae Wahlberg and Rhea Durham attend a basketball game between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on December 17, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 2: Mark Wahlberg and Ella Wahlberg attend the Operation Smile's 2015 Smile Gala on October 2, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Amy Graves/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 02: Actor Mark Wahlberg, wife Rhea Durham and daughter Ella Rae Wahlberg attend Operation Smile's 2015 Smile Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on October 2, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 26: Rhea Durham, Mark Wahlberg, Brendan Joseph Wahlberg, Grace Margaret Wahlberg, Ella Rae Wahlberg and Michael Wahlberg attend Safe Kids Day at The Lot on April 26, 2015 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 08: Model Rhea Durham, daughter Ella Wahlberg and actor Mark Wahlberg arrive at the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences' Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 8, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
Mark Wahlberg, Brendan Wahlberg, Ella Rae Wahlberg, Rhea Durham, and Michael Wahlberg attend the US premiere of 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York City. ?? LAN (Photo by Lars Niki/Corbis via Getty Images)
WESTWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 01: Actor Mark Wahlberg (R) and his daughter Ella Rae Wahlberg arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Lego Movie' at the Regency Village Theatre on February 1, 2014 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/WireImage)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - AUGUST 07: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Singer Fergie, actor Mark Wahlberg and daughter Ella Rae Wahlberg pose in The Sims 3 Pets green room at the 2011 Teen Choice Awards at Gibson Amphitheatre on August 7, 2011 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 27: Actor Mark Wahlberg (R) and daughter Ella Wahlberg attend the Minnie Gifting Lounge during the 2013 Radio Disney Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 27, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Disney)
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