• Brady says he's supporting Trump for president

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    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw his support behind presidential candidate Donald Trump Wednesday, hours before the second Republican debate.

    The Super Bowl MVP, whose four-game suspension for using deflated footballs was recently overturned by a judge, says he thinks his golf partner can win.

    "I hope so," he said. "It would be great. There would be a putting green on the White House lawn, I can tell you that."

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    Brady's locker sported a "Make America Great Again" red hat sent to him by Trump.

    "It was a nice keepsake," he said. "It could be a . yeah, a nice piece of memorabilia he sent me."

    Brady will lead the Patriots against the Bills Sunday.

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