The recovery also netted the jersey Brady wore in 2015 to defeat the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX, which took place at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The NFL described the suspect as "a credentialed member of the global media". Who's got time for trivial matters when there is an ongoing Russian hacking investigation, among many other things?
Brady won his fifth Super Bowl ring in the 34-28 overtime win against the Atlanta Falcons. He then told Patriots owner Robert Kraft that someone had stolen his jersey.More news: April the giraffe to give birth on YouTube with 1 million followers
"The reason I don't like the Patriots is they represent sustained excellence", Comey joked. The FBI and the National Football League security along with Patriots security, Houston [police department] - they actually went through all this video to try and track someone down. That was a pretty special one to keep. But what can you do? It was taken by the same person, and that person is expected to face federal charges, including but not limited to transporting stolen goods across state lines and outside the country.
"It's kind of like a piece of art", Acevedo said. It's like taking a great Chagall or Picasso or something. The estimated value of the jersey is $500,000, according to a police report released in February by the Houston Police Department. A Lelands auction house representative told the Boston Globe last month it could be worth as much as $1 million. Through their efforts, another one of Brady's stolen jerseys from an additional Super Bowl victory was located. Other players assisted in the search, but Brady soon came to terms with the lost item, telling those nearby, "if anyone sees on eBay, a jersey for sale".