NFL: Tom Brady's missing Super Bowl jersey found
FILE – In this Feb. 5, 2017, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady celebrates a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl 51 in Houston. Tom Brady’s missing jersey from the Super Bowl has been found in the possession of a member of the international media. The NFL said in a statement Monday, March 20, 2017 that his jersey was found through the "cooperation of the NFL and New England Patriots\’ security teams, the FBI and other law enforcement authorities."
(AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File)
NEW YORK — The search for Tom Brady’s missing Super Bowl jersey is over.
The NFL says it was in ‘possession of a credentialed member of the international media.’ The league did not elaborate in its statement on specifically who had it.
The NFL says the jersey was found through the ‘cooperation of the NFL and New England Patriots’ security teams, the FBI and other law enforcement authorities.’ The league referred other questions to the FBI.
Brady said his jersey went missing after the Patriots’ 34-28 win last month over the Atlanta Falcons.
The statement adds that an ongoing investigation also resulted in the retrieval of the jersey Brady wore in the Patriots’ 2015 Super Bowl win against the Seattle Seahawks.